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But one thing that wasn’t striking was the sidewinders.
With enough shooting on the floor, Roberson’s own sidewinder jumper becomes much less of a problem.
So Secor’s talk about the sidewinders, and their feast-or-famine diet, made him wonder if the animals’ intestines were endowed with superhero strength.
But Secor’s data showed that sidewinders could increase their metabolism by almost eightfold — a bigger jump than anyone had seen in any species.
Secor says the venom didn’t bother him much, but U.C.L.A.’s administration was not keen on housing a colony of sidewinders.
In Neshek’s case, Castro’s strong wrists and anticipation skills prompted the all-star sidewinder to flip in backdoor sliders to left-handed batters for the first time in his career.
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