Slow-motion mammals shaking themselves dry
This is not just another cute animal video compilation. This is science. David Hu and colleagues at the Georgia Institute of Technology in Atlanta filmed 33 wet mammals as they shook themselves dry. Watch their slow-motion footage and find out how fast different species need to shake.
Nature News story: http://www.nature.com/news/scientists-do-the-wet-dog-shake-1.11177
Original research paper: http://rsif.royalsocietypublishing.org/lookup/doi/10.1098/rsif.2012.0429