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What Do These Worms and People Have in Common?

By Rich Sobel

October 25, 2020

biology, C. elegans, connectome, nematodes, nervous system, research, worms

My latest article in Medium.

Ok, we’re talking worms here.

Not the kind you think about when you hear the word, worms! And not the earthworms you find in your garden or your worm bin. Well, if you looked really really closely you probably could find them in your worm bin or compost pile. And not those parasitic ones that get inside you and can make you pretty sick.

So what kind of worm is this?

Rich Sobel

About the author

Rich writes about creatures he finds fascinating and complex biological issues to help you better understand them. Bonus: You might find biology fun and creative as well as informative!

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