To Be by Your Side – Monarch butterfly at Chicago
Author: Da Teng
Program of Study: PSD Chemistry
Monarch butterflies are frequent visitors of Chicago in summer, but have you really noticed them? Besides their beautiful appearances, these colorful butterflies has inspired a lot of biological research on migration and navigation mechanisms.
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- Shuai Zhan, Wei Zhang, Kristjan Niitepold and et al., The genetics of monarch butterfly migration and warning coloration, Nature, 514(2014), 317–321
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