The Mind Controlling Green Banded Broodsac

Leucochloridium paradoxum BY ANUPUM PANT A snail is a snail and it isn’t supposed to have those amazing horns on its head, right? You know that now, but birds can’t read this. So when they see a snail like this one, they assume it to be a caterpillar – bird’s favourite food. In fact, they see […]

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Diplostomum pseudospathaceum

This Intimidating Parasite Burrows Into Its Host’s Eye And Hijacks Its Brain MIKE MCRAE8 MAY 2017 Biology is really one big horror story. You don’t need to look much further than the various types of parasites that drive their hosts into the mouths of hungry predators. If you’re keeping track of these tiny monsters, you […]

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