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Fruit Flies Force Their Young to Drink Alcohol for Their Own Good

Science & Tech  (tags: Fruit Flies, Science )

- 1848 days ago -
The fruit fly study adds to the evidence "that using toxins in the environment to medicate offspring may be common across the animal kingdom," says biologist Todd Schlenke.

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Tim C (2420)
Saturday February 23, 2013, 12:21 am

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Sunday February 24, 2013, 6:17 am

Many Feathers (139)
Sunday February 24, 2013, 7:06 am
Bizarro world

Anna M (18)
Sunday February 24, 2013, 7:40 am
Mother nature is smart,

mankind, not so much

Charlene Rush (79)
Sunday February 24, 2013, 12:40 pm
This makes us realize, just how complicated our world really is.
There is so much for us to learn. We should pay closer attention.

Birgit W (160)
Sunday February 24, 2013, 4:37 pm

Julie F (68)
Sunday February 24, 2013, 7:54 pm

Ruth C (87)
Monday February 25, 2013, 6:23 am

Helen Porter (39)
Monday February 25, 2013, 6:31 am
Boy! Their drinking age starts early.


Sergio Padilla (65)
Friday March 1, 2013, 9:00 am
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