Posts Tagged ‘Evolution’

Pond Scum Reveals Animal / Plant Divergence

October 29th, 2007

AlgaeGeneticists at Stanford have dug their noses in pond scum, specifically, Chlamydomonas reinhardtii to shed insight into when this little organism spit from the animal kingdom. Turns out it was 1.6 billion years back. Plus or minus.
Source: Stanford

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