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Synthetic Jellyfish

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Hank tells us of a fascinating new experiment in synthetic biology - scientists have created a jellyfish out of silicone and rat heart cells. Like SciShow on Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/scishow Follow SciShow on Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/scishow References http://www.eurekalert.org/emb_releases/2012-07/ciot-mrc071912.php http://www.eurekalert.org/emb_releases/2012-07/hu-ajs071712.php http://www.nature.com/news/artificial-jellyfish-built-from-rat-cells-1.11046 scishow, science, biology, jellyfish, immortal, jellies, news, medusoid, harvard, caltech, tissue engineering, synthetic biology, moon jelly, silicone, rat, heart, cell, muscle tissue, genetics, medicine, test, reverse engineering, animal, colossal squid, nature biotechnology, biotechnology