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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.
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.
But one thing that wasn’t striking was the sidewinders.
But Secor’s data showed that sidewinders could increase their metabolism by almost eightfold — a bigger jump than anyone had seen in any species.
In the 13 encounters when rats strutted their stuff in front of sidewinders, the snakes did not attack.
One of its many predators is the sidewinder rattlesnake, a two-foot long viper weighing in at a little over seven ounces.
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