Topics » Science & Technology   April 3, 2012

Slime Molds, Revealed

Amoebas on the Move

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Fruiting BodiesPretzel MoldFused Stalks and SporesTubular StalksPlasmodiumPuffballsAmoebas on the MoveUnder the MicroscopeExposed Spores Tropical Slime MoldOn the Forest Floor

Amoebas on the Move

This is a slime mold on the move. As it eats, it grows, seeking out new food sources.

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