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Cacti rely on insects, birds, and other critters to pollinate them-- but do you ever wonder how those critters manage to do it with all those needle-sharp spikes that are usually in the way? Me, too. Denis and I even watched a house finch do it, and we still couldn't understand how that bird managed to get at what it wanted without getting skewered. Oh, for that bird's dexterity!
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|House finch looking for tasty morsels. (Ouch #1)|
|Got it! (Ouch #2)|