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The Red Sweat of Hippos by Yoko Saikawa et al.: Within a few minutes of perspiration, the colourless, viscous sweat of the hippopotamus gradually turns red, and then brown as the pigment polymerizes and may act as both an antibiotic and sunscreen. #Hippo #Sweat #Yoko_Saikawa

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Hippos... have a strange effect on me... so wondrous that seeing them can make me weep. Very graceful under water, out of it they are among the fiercest species on earth and kill far more human beings than do sharks or large cats... and their natural sunscreen secretions make it look like they sweat blood...

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Reminds me of toddler drawings. Giant heads with arms and legs attached.

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Bacon Brussels Sprouts Gratin – 12 Tomatoes

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Easy Homemade Glazed Doughnut Holes

Easy Homemade Glazed Doughnut Holes #recipe from

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Seorang-dong Culture Village by Hippo_sweat_is_red

Gingerbread Cupcakes with Cinnamon Cream Cheese Frosting

gingerbread cupcakes with cinnamon cream cheese frosting and 10 other of the best Christmas Desserts on Pinterest. Be sure to substitute the cinnamon in this recipe with Pollen Ranch Organic Divine Desserts Seasoning blend. Find it here:

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elephants have been known to die of broken hearts if a mate dies. they refuse to eat and will lay down, shedding tears until they starve to death. they refuse all human help. scientists are beginning to believe that animals do have emotions and that their feelings may be more intense and unfiltered than our own. ~m

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Why Hippos Appear To Sweat Blood

Hippos have red perspiration that looks like blood. The pigment protects them from the sun, like natural sunscreen.

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Hippos can stand in the hot sun all day without getting a sunburn, and now researchers know why: a red-colored glandular secretion known as "hippo sweat" contains microscopic structures that scatter light, protecting the hefty mammals from burns, according to a new study.

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Full Body Workout with Kayla Itsines: Cardio Circuit: Kayla Itsines demonstrates the cardio circuit in her four-part workout created for

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Seorang-dong Culture Village by Hippo_sweat_is_red

Seorang-dong Culture Village by Hippo_sweat_is_red