Platypus Poison

A miracle cure – from the land down under! #platypus #zoology #diabetes @UniofAdelaide @Flinders
A platypus ready for his close-up

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The secret to the Stradivari magic #chemistry #music #Stradivarius #instruments #NTU #violin

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