Genetic Flip Helped Organisms go from One Cell to Many

Apr 4, 2018
By NY Times

Narwhals and newts, eagles and eagle rays — the diversity of animal forms never ceases to amaze. At the root of this spectacular diversity is the fact that all animals are made up of many cells — in our case, about 37 trillion of them. As an animal develops from a fertilized egg, its cells may diversify into a seemingly limitless range of types and tissues, from tusks to feathers to brains.

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https://www.nytimes.com/2016/01/12/science/genetic-flip-helped-organisms...