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Tiny computers mounted on snail shells helped reveal how one species escaped extinction

Tiny computers mounted on snail shells helped reveal how one species escaped extinction
On the island of Tahiti, scientists have discovered how one snail species survived extinction while others fell prey to an invasive carnivorous snail. Using tiny millimetre-sized computers, they found the native white-shelled Partula hyalina snail had been using sunlight to survive.

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