Even without a brain, this slime mold knows where it’s been
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Tagged Chris R. Reid, getinvolved, memory, microorganism, mucus, nuclei, nucleus, P. polycephalum, Physarum polycephalum, plasmodium, protists, slime mold, unicellular life. cells, University of Sydney
One of the world’s simplest organisms is also one of the hardest to classify.