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Jellies, jellies everywhere!

I just came across two blogs dedicated to all things jellyfish: JellyBiologist  Jellyfish Aquarist Who knew there were so many people interested in jellyfish to warrant such wonderful blogs! I admit spending a lot of my free time this weekend on these blogs reading about these fascinating creatures. I found the JellyBiologist blog on Beroe…

Not joking. Researchers have managed to take cells from a rat and add them to a silicone layer to form a synthetic jellyfish that moves much like the real thing. The hope is to develop more complex organs that might be used for organ transplants in the future.

Relaxing with jellyfish

I came across this relaxing video of comb jellyfish on Scientific American that I thought you would enjoy. I wonder if I could make this my screensaver…