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Watch A Velvet Worm Squirt Slime Everywhere [Video]
The animal world is awesome and gross
Killer Sperm Violently Prevents Worms From Interbreeding
When different species of worms mate, it doesn't end well.
OpenWorm Is An Open-Source Virtual Worm, Accurate In Every Way
An international programming project aims to create virtual nematode life.
With Identical Neurons, Two Worm Species Live Very Different Lives
These brains of these nematodes are two of a kind -- except one is predator and one is prey.
‘We Wanted To Make A Robot That Could Squeeze Through Holes And Change Its Shape’
The muscled Meshworm prototype mimics annelid locomotion.
Space Helps Worms Live Longer–What About Humans?
Getting to space is a tough enough prospect, and even once you make it out of our atmosphere, there are...
2011’s Top 10 New Species: Spongebob Squarepants ‘Shroom, Sneezing Monkey and a Worm From Hell
It’s time once again to celebrate all the weird and wonderful creatures scientists have found on Earth in the past...
A Batch of Modernist Halloween Candy
For Halloween, Modernist Cuisine‘s Johnny Zhu and his young son teamed up to make olive-oil-flavored worm-shaped candies that wriggle in...
Worms Discovered in Two-Mile-Deep Gold Mine Are the Deepest-Dwelling Complex Life Forms
If there is complex life on another planet like Mars, it may look less like the big-eyed bipeds of sci-fi...
Worm Regenerates a Whole New Body From a Single Cell
The cells could be further studied for eventual application to human therapy