Reblogging this because I think it’s just too cool for my new followers to not see!


My unfairly sexy boyfriend is taking developmental biology this semester and sent me this video!

It’s a chick embryo that has been removed from the yolk after an incubation period of 72 hours. You can see the head in the right hand portion of the screen. Below that is a small sac-like organ. That would be the heart, and yes, it is beating.  

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    This is SO COOL!
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