How the zebra’s stripes ward off insects

Scientists finally found out how insects are kept away from zebras.

Traditional zebra-like tattoos protect tribes-people from insect bites

A stripe a day keeps the bug bites away!

Birds perceive colors and hues the same way we do

Does this mean we see everything through a bird’s eye view?

Why do zebras have stripes? To ward off blood-sucking insects

The leading theory that explains why zebras are striped (remember the age old riddle? black stripes on white or white stripes on black?) is because it offers them protection against predators, by providing camouflage, as colour blind animals confuse the strips with tall grass in the savanna. A team of researchers from Hungary, however, offer a different, scientific take regarding the development