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One to ovoid?

Using 3D printing, researchers have been able to study what causes birds to reject eggs with greater precision and repeatability than was previously possible. Below is an image of the 3D manufacturing process of cowbird eggs using a tabletop 3D printer. And today's featured image background shows a 3D egg inside a Robin nest with four real eggs.

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