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Genetics of Self-Sacrifice -- Science in Motion


A lively, informal look at animal research by scientists from UC-Santa Cruz. They studied a common lizard species and found that slight genetic variations (as revealed by different throat colors) make a big difference in behavior. This video is from NSF's "Science in Motion" series -- lighthearted video reports about news from NSF Research. View them all.

Credit: National Science Foundation; Suzanne Mills and Barry Sinervo; Geckoes on Glass Productions

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