Torpedo ray tagged by Dalhousie University researchers

Researchers from Dalhousie University in Halifax are hoping technology will help them learn more about some underwater giants living off the East Coast.  What makes this ray somewhat unusual from its relatives is its powerful electric organs, visible as large, kidney-shaped patches on the side of its head that can put out a shock of about 200 volts. “It uses that to stun prey, knock it out and then it swallows them whole,” Read the rest here 07:56

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