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The Electric Fly Brain Comes Alive

Caption: Scientists used a new protein, called ArcLight, to watch nerve cell electricity in a live fly brain.

Credit: Courtesy of Nitabach & Pieribone Labs, Yale School of Medicine, New Haven, CT

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