Embedded Parasites

By Carl Zimmer | April 13, 2009 10:20 pm

Excellent lecture on parasites from Jim McKerrow, courtesy of FORA.TV. McKerrow helped me out long ago with information and pictures of blood flukes when I was writing Parasite Rex. But he can deliver great tales about all sorts of critters inside you.

CATEGORIZED UNDER: The Parasite Files

Comments (4)

  1. Sadly, I think the woman from Texas may have been saying that her hunting dogs have chiggers.

  2. Tom Potts

    Good talk. Does anyone know what the video he tries to show is? It sounded interesting.

    Tom

NEW ON DISCOVER
OPEN
CITIZEN SCIENCE
ADVERTISEMENT

Discover's Newsletter

Sign up to get the latest science news delivered weekly right to your inbox!

The Loom

A blog about life, past and future. Written by DISCOVER contributing editor and columnist Carl Zimmer.

About Carl Zimmer

Carl Zimmer writes about science regularly for The New York Times and magazines such as DISCOVER, which also hosts his blog, The LoomHe is the author of 12 books, the most recent of which is Science Ink: Tattoos of the Science Obsessed.

ADVERTISEMENT

See More

ADVERTISEMENT
Collapse bottom bar
+

Login to your Account

X
E-mail address:
Password:
Remember me
Forgot your password?
No problem. Click here to have it e-mailed to you.

Not Registered Yet?

Register now for FREE. Registration only takes a few minutes to complete. Register now »