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These Flies TURNS into ‘zombies’, scientists discover

These Flies TURNS into ‘zombies’, scientists discover

Scientists in Denmark have discovered two new fungi species that ‘zombify’ flies and eject spores out of a large hole in the insect’s abdomen “like small rockets”. The fungi bore holes in the host but keep it alive with an amphetamine-like substance. The flies then buzz around for days, sprinkling more spores on other victims.

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