The central cell of this microscopic alga, Corethron sp., from the Amundsen Sea, Antarctica, is only about 40 microns wide.
By The Scientist Staff | January 21, 2013
Olympus BioScapes 2012 Life Science Photo Awards, John Dolan
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By Dan Cossins
Scientists find the molecule that delivers itchiness signals to the brain via a dedicated, and previously unknown, neural pathway.
By Jef Akst
The International Institute for Species Exploration at Arizona State University reveals its list of the top 10 new species of 2012.
By Kate Yandell
The virus is able to transmit between the small mammals, but does not appear to spread readily through human-to-human contact.
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