news source: Daily Mail: Science
news section: Science
published: 20/05/2016 17:22:02
Lend me a flipper! Turtle hatchlings begin their dangerous journeys by helping each other dig their way out of nests
Hatchling turtles face an uphill battle from birth as they fight their way out of nests under a layer of sand. Scientists have discovered that by digging together, hatchlings can save precious energy ...