Why are Dead Bugs Always on Their Backs?

You’ve probably noticed that dead or dying bugs end up on their backsides, and that’s not just your imagination! It turns out there are some physics at play here.

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Sources:

https://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s10905-006-9022-7
https://frontiersinzoology.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/s12983-017-0232-y#Sec18
https://www.thoughtco.com/why-do-bugs-die-on-their-backs-1968414
https://www.livescience.com/33334-dead-bugs-lying-on-back.html
https://extension.unh.edu/resources/files/resource000504_rep526.pdf
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC1691077/pdf/12204122.pdf

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