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Scientists Are Tweeting Photos Of Animal Genitals In A #JunkOff

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Danielle Andrew

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clockAug 29 2015, 16:49 UTC
2092 Scientists Are Tweeting Photos Of Animal Genitals In A #JunkOff
Via Anne Hilborn (Twitter) Harbor porpoise junk. Photo from @MontereyBayWh #JunkOff

Who said scientists don’t have a sense of humor? A playful Twitter war, named #JunkOff, is raging between biologists and biology enthusiasts as they try to one-up each others' images of… animal genitalia, of course.

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And we’ve selected some of the best for your viewing... pleasure?

 

 

 

 

But we think these biologists have missed a trick. Clearly, the most awesome genitals in the animal kingdom belong to the male vervet monkey.

 

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Photograph by Brian Lauer

To get involved, simply log onto Twitter and search #JunkOff. Feel free to leave your favorite (if that’s the right word) or most unusual images of animal junk in the comment section below!


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