When the gazelle wakes up every morning, it must outwit the lion to survive. Wild manes appear on the horizon, the sun shines on gleaming incisors, and the prey needs to outsmart its predator.
Written by: Steven Lucero, Ph.D.
Veterinary students often feel like ducks swimming through the placid calm of an undisturbed lake. From the beach, while you observe a duck swimming through water, what do you notice? The duck appears to slice through the water with unobstructed ease. Now, throw on your scuba gear and dive in. What do you notice looking up at the duck from underneath?