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Contact: Lee Siegel
University of Utah


Caption: By studying how female sex attractants make male moths warm up their flight muscles faster but take flight prematurely, University of Utah biologists are learning about how odor affects animal behavior.

Credit: Josť Crespo, University of Utah

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