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Sunday, September 30, 2007

Giraffes!

Via Uncertain Principles, a video of two giraffes head-butting the heck out of each other:

A commenter from the original post says: "This is a behavior called "necking" wherein to male giraffes fight for dominance. The whole thing, as you may have guessed, is related to sex - the male with the most strength and leverage (related to size) is going to win the right to mate with the females in the herd."

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