Remember photosynthesis: How plants capture energy from the sun. Chloroplasts (the green parts of leaves) are where the sun’s energy is captured.
Andrew, Elise. “These Cute Sea Slugs Are The Sheep Of The Sea.” IFLScience, IFLScience, 15 Aug. 2016, www.iflscience.com/plants-and-animals/these-cute-sea-slugs-are-sheep-sea/.
Händeler, Katharina, et al. “Functional chloroplasts in metazoan cells – a unique evolutionary strategy in animal life.” Frontiers in Zoology, vol. 6, no. 1, 2009, p. 28., doi:10.1186/1742-9994-6-28.
Latest posts by Kayleen Schreiber (see all)
- Weird Animal Brain: Narwhal - December 18, 2017
- Weird Animal Brain: Leaf Sheep Sea Slug - November 27, 2017
- Bite-size science: Cell replacement therapy for Parkinson’s Disease - October 30, 2017