How a single cell slime mold makes smart decisions without a central nervous system. Having a memory of past events enables us to make smarter decisions about the future. Researchers at the Max-Planck Institute for Dynamics and Self-Organization (MPI-DS) and …
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  • Feb 27, 2021

Memory Without a Brain: How a Single Cell Slime Mold Makes Smart Decisions - SciTechDaily

The slime mold Physarum polycephalum consists of a single biological cell. Microinjection allows to mark the flow in Physarum in color. Credit: Bjoern Kscheschinski / MPIDS How a single cell slime m… [+4820 chars]

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