Believe It or Snot: The Definitive Field Guide to Earth’s Slimy Creatures

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This volume explores the myriad variety of slime in the animal and plant kingdoms. Just what is hyena butter? How much slime can a hagfish produce in 60 seconds? Which animal produces a snotty sleeping bag? How does a bubble snail use mucus to get around? Which organism is the slime champion? From mucus-based ‘love darts’ to foamy protective saliva, this book oozes with eye-popping examples from more than 80 creatures that inhabit our natural world, complete with detailed, laugh-out-loud illustrations.

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A compendium of slimy and repulsive facts from the authors of Does it Fart?

What is hyena butter, and would you want to put it on toast? A hagfish can produce how much slime in 60 seconds? Which animal produces a snotty sleeping bag? How does a bubble snail use mucus to get around? Which organism is the slime champion?

Find out the answer to these and other slimy facts and more in Believe it or Snot, the new book from the authors of the New York Times bestseller Does it Fart? and the follow-through True or Poo. Slime, sludge, mucus, ooze, goo – it’s all covered in here (but at least you’re not covered in it).

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Weight 0.202 kg
Dimensions 18 × 13.2 × 1.8 cm
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Hardback

Pages

xiii, 145

Language

English

Edition
Dewey

573 (edition:23)

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General – Trade / Code: K