josh (joshc) wrote,

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grammar anyone?

A story about intra-womb cannibalism among developing grey nurse sharks was included in a fascinating "human nature" round-up today on Slate [#]. This is the headline:
Scientists seek to save baby-eating sharks from themselves [yahoo!]
I feel like there is something incorrect about it, or maybe several somethings. Shouldn't it be "... from each other"? And isn't "cubs" a more accurate name for juvenile unborn sharks? What I would really like is a sentence diagram.

Nevertheless, it's a really weird story.

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