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Fetal sharks may look for food by swimming around inside their mothers

Who’s hungry?Andrey Nekrasov/Alamy By Yvaine Ye Baby sharks are agile swimmers, even before they are born. Underwater ultrasound scans have revealed that shark fetuses can swim from one uterus to another inside their mothers. Most mammal fetuses remain sedentary in their mothers’ wombs. Like mammals, some sharks give birth to live young instead of eggs,… Read More »

A look inside Chan Zuckerberg, the philanthropic project funded by billions in Facebook stock sales

Board meetings at the Chan Zuckerberg Biohub, a research center backed by Facebook CEO and founder Mark Zuckerberg, his wife Priscilla Chan and LinkedIn cofounder Reid Hoffman, always kick off in the same way. Each quarter, a promising young scientist funded by the Biohub is invited to a conference room at the Palo Alto offices… Read More »