Aggressive lemmings: Norwegian species dispel myths (VIDEO).

Deranged, Angry Lemmings Make Fine Antidotes for Old Myths (Video)

Deranged, Angry Lemmings Make Fine Antidotes for Old Myths (Video)

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Feb. 12 2015 2:35 PM

Don’t Laugh at Lemmings

Some fearsome species are more likely to push you over a cliff than jump off one.

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Aggressive behavior is unusual among small rodents, which tend toward flight instead of fight. Not so with Norwegian lemmings.