If you're a fruit fly, literally dousing your offspring in alcohol is apparently one of the best ways to protect them from danger...
Scientists found that nearly identical genes play key roles in the formation of the eyes in mammals and fruit flies.
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New studies on fruit flies show that they use social learning to lay their eggs.
That's right, fruit flies hold their liquor better than just about any other member of the animal kingdom.
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There's a good chance that hair patterns are determined by our genes.
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