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As it snaps shut, the pincer accelerates nearly as fast as a bullet, according to new research. Photo: Arthur A group of crustaceans called amphipods can accelerate as fast as a bullet--literally, according to a new study by biologists at the University of Alberta and Duke University. This study shows that a tiny and unusual species is responsible for making the fastest repeatable movements yet known for any animal in water. A high-speed video camera captures footage of an amphipod's claw snapping at , frames per second.
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