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Image of the Day: Brand New Pyjamas

By | August 23, 2017

As it matures, this chromatophore-clad pyjama squid (Sepioloidea lineolata) hatchling will learn to use the color-changing cells that adorn its body to alter its appearance.

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Image of the Day: Embryonic Ripples

By | July 26, 2017

This fluttering clump of colorful cells is a zebrafish embryo, visualized by many stacked images.

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The 19th century biologist’s drawings, tainted by scandal, helped bolster, then later dismiss, his biogenetic law.

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Famed Mammalian Embryologist Dies

By | December 2, 2016

Andrzej Tarkowski’s research laid the groundwork for future advances in cloning, stem cell research, and in vitro fertilization.

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Study: IVF Media Affects Treatment Outcomes

By | August 24, 2016

Differences between cultures used for in vitro fertilization techniques can impact fertility and offspring health, researchers report.

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Notable Science Quotes

By | June 1, 2016

14-day-old embryos, prioritizing biodiversity, and more

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Organelle Architecture

By | December 1, 2013

There’s beauty in a cell’s marriage of structure and function.

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Seeing Clearly

By | April 2, 2013

Zebrafish are showing the way to new insights in cancer research.

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Go Forth, Cells

By | February 1, 2013

Watch the cell transplant experiments in zebrafish that suggest certain embryonic cells rely on intrinsic directional cues for collective migration.

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Contributors

By | November 1, 2012

Meet some of the people featured in the November 2012 issue of The Scientist.

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