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Meet The Blob, A Creature That Has Almost 720 Sexes β€” But No Brain

This remarkable single-celled creature has many superpowers

by GrrlScientist for Forbes | @GrrlScientist

NOTE: This piece was a Forbes Editor’s pick.

If you are in Paris, then you may have the pleasure to meet a mysterious microbeastie, β€œthe blob”, a bright yellow unicellular critter that looks like a…



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