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Ah, those babbling bacteria
We begin a new subseries this week on language and communication. For starters, let’s have a looksee at how single-celled organisms chat.
Here’s a quick video about the bobtail squid.
Here’s an article, rather technical, on how glowing bacteria influence the development of their bobtail squid host.
Glowing bacteria in Hawaiian bobtail squid cause changes throughout host
Here’s a quick reference page about aliivibrio fischeri.
Better Know a Microbe: Aliivibrio fischeri
And here’s a long and technical video about the glowing bugs and their bobtail host.