Snippet: Wacky tubemen scare dingoes away from livestock in Australia

Snippet: Wacky tubemen scare dingoes away from livestock in Australia

Inflatable tubemen—those wacky, wriggling figures that tower near car dealerships and mattress stores—are typically designed to grab attention. But scientists in Australia have used them for the opposite purpose: to scare away unwanted onlookers. A new study suggests the unpredictable movements of these dancing eyesores could keep wild dingoes from killing livestock.

Credit (video): Bradley Smith

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