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The saw of Pristis microdon whips back and forth to cut down prey in open water and then helps the fish position its dinner at the correct angle for a good gulp.

Found in "Sawfish don't saw" online at: sciencenews.org/view/generic/id/338962/title/Sawfish_don%E2%80%99t_saw

Video credit: B.E. Wueringer et al/Current Biology 2012

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Science News has been published since 1922. This award-winning biweekly news magazine covers important and emerging research in all fields of science.

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Science News has been published since 1922. This award-winning biweekly news magazine covers important and emerging research in all fields of science.

Science News publishes concise, accurate, timely articles that appeal to both general readers and scientists, reaching nearly 130,000 subscribers and more than one million readers. Audible.com distributes an audio edition of Science News. News from the Science News reporting team also appears at sciencenews.org. Updated daily, this site covers all areas of science.

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