Wednesday, March 2, 2016

Today's Sci-Fi/Horror Scenario

Korean biologists have offered the theory that the fungus that has been decimating frogs around the world (Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis) spreads by making infected frogs sexier to potential mates. In most ways infected animals are more lethargic, but not when it comes to sex; on the contrary they put much more effort into their mating calls than healthy animals.

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