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'Life: Magnified' Shows Off the Wonders of the Cell
Science & Tech  (tags: cell magnification, tcells, hiv, mammalian eye, embryos, pollen, q fever, tick )

- 1476 days ago -
"Life: Magnified" is an exhibit of scientific images showing cells and other scenes of life magnified by as much as 50,000 times.
Sneaky Orchids Fake Infection to Fool Flies
Science & Tech  (tags: biology, deception, flies, fungi, orchids, pollen )

- 2612 days ago -
An endangered slipper orchid in southwestern China fakes the look and smell of a fungal infection in order to attract one particular pollinator, the flat-footed fly.
Ancient Plant Has Hot, Stinky Sex
Science & Tech  (tags: cycads, pollination, sex, odor, pollen, thrips, insect )

- 3911 days ago -
For 4 weeks a year, cycads go through a pollination period. During this time, male cones use energy stored within them to raise their temperature as much as 12 C. As the odor increases, insect thrips leave and carry the pollen from male to female cones.

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