What Makes Flamingos Pink?: A Colorful Collection of Q & A's for the Unquenchably Curious

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A collection of questions and answers for the curious explains such phenomena as why squirrels do not fall off telephone wires, why our fingers and toes become "pruney" after a bath, and how seedless watermelons are made.

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