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When they adhere to the shell, the fishermen often pull them off with pincers; but the most common way is to lay the oysters on mats of the seaweed which covers the banks.
I had walked over to meet them and I was bitten and kicked trying to pull them off my two kids.
Bandages gummy enough to stay put often seem a bit too sticky when the time comes to pull them off. Now, researchers in Paris have created a glue that could take the "Ouch!" out of removing an adhesive strip.