Aestivation is a survival strategy used by some animals to endure extreme heat and drought during hot summer months. It’s like a break during the hottest part of the year when these animals slow down their activities, conserve energy, and wait for more favorable conditions, such as cooler weather or rain, to resume their normal routines.

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