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Teen Skepchick’s Reality Checks 3.7

The complicated sex life of the Tetrahymena thermophila. “Meet Tetrahymena thermophila, which in addition to its seven different sexes—conveniently named I, II, III, IV, V, VI, and VII—has such a complex sex life that it requires an extra nucleus. This fuzzy, single-celled critter has a larger macronucleus that takes care of most cellular functions and a smaller micronucleus dedicated to genetic conjugation.” (via Discoblog)

Siberian flamingos. (via NPR)

Quantum Cryptography for Kids! (via BoingBoing)

The Devil hates gay people, but he can’t stay mad at them. (via Hulu)

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