Researchers: Fruit flies force their young to drink alcohol to kill off parasites

Fruit flies medicate their young to defend against parasites.

Researchers: Fruit flies force their young to drink alcohol to kill off parasites

Science Recorder | Mark Petillo | Friday, February 22, 2013

Researchers from Emory University have discovered that fruit flies force their young to drink alcohol. However, there is a perfectly reasonable explanation behind this seemingly unconscionable behavior... To continue reading, subscribe to Science Recorder today.

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