This week, we bring research-based stories on: a sub-species of the hog deer believed to only exist in southeast Asia has been spotted in North-East India, and in the northern Western Ghats, a new species of cricket frog discovered in Pune. We also bring you our feature story for the week in our section Fiction Friday- read about the fantastic adventures of a primordial Germ Cell called Sperman. In addition, there are a few more research-based news stories. Read research-related stories that appeared in other media in our Research Beat section. We also bring you some notable events and talks that might be of interest to you.
Issue 96 | 17 January 2019
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