If You Look Closely at the New “Tree of Life,” You’ll Find This Hidden Gem April 13, 2016

If You Look Closely at the New “Tree of Life,” You’ll Find This Hidden Gem

You may have heard that scientists recently proposed a new “Tree of Life” in the journal Nature Microbiology:

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Science aside, there’s a nifty little easter egg in the Eukaryotes section:

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Well played, scientists 🙂

***Update***: I’ll be damned. These are real things. I’m still amused. Thanks to everyone who pointed it out.

(Thanks to Zack for the link)


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