star-nosed mole

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amphibious mole of eastern North America having pink fleshy tentacles around the nose

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common species of mole include: eastern mole, western American mole, and star-nosed mole.
Star-nosed mole That nose, with 22 sensitive, fleshy tentacles, isn't just for decoration.
He is interested in studying whether star-nosed moles traded their sense of smell for better touch.
VIDEO EXTRA] Watch how the star-nosed mole "sees" with its nose at: www.
From its beady eyes to its scaly tail, the star-nosed mole sports the same neckless, streamlined body that makes all moles champion miners.
There's Mooch, a fly that transmits video data; guinea pigs Darwin (voiced by Sam Rockwell), Juarez (Penelope Cruz) and Blaster (Tracy Morgan); and a star-nosed mole (Nicolas Cage) specializing in computers.
The naturalist travels to Manitoba in Canada to track down the star-nosed mole.
And the star-nosed mole, with 22 finger-like tentacles ringing its sensitive snout, may be the world's fastest eater, but with a face like that, would you invite it to dinner?
The star-nosed mole is one of the strangest looking mammals on earth.
The nose of a star-nosed mole looks a bit like a flower.
The star-nosed mole has an incredible sense of touch that we humans can only envy
Tapped for the G-FORCE are guinea pigs Darwin (voice of SAM ROCKWELL), the squad leader determined to succeed at all costs; Blaster (voice of TRACY MORGAN), an outrageous weapons expert with tons of attitude and a love for all things extreme; and Juarez (voice of PENELOPE CRUZ), a sexy martial arts pro; plus the literal fly-on-the-wall reconnaissance expert, Mooch, and a star-nosed mole, Speckles (voice of NICOLAS CAGE), the computer and information specialist.
He also examines the star-nosed mole, whose dwelling is designed to collect its preferred meal of worms.