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OSU TREE OF LIFE RESEARCHERS COVERED BY AAAS, MSNBC AND FOX NEWS 

 

A team of scientists from Ohio State and the Field Museum has combined embryological observations, genetic sequencing, and supercomputing to determine that a group of small disk-shaped animals that were once thought to represent a new class of animals are actually starfish that have lost the large star-shaped, adult body from their life cycle.

 

www.msnbc.msn.com/id/42900236

 

www.foxnews.com/scitech/2011/05/04/scientists-starfish-grows

 

www.eurekalert.org/pub_releases/2011-05/osc-srd050211.php

 

 

http://www.scienceupdate.com/?powerpress_pinw=7593-podcast​

 

Posted on 3-May-11 by System Account
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