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Planet Earth

Parasites Rule

The LoomBy Carl ZimmerOctober 5, 2008 1:28 AM


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Conservation Magazine is a snazzy publication from the Society of Conservation Biology that sports some great writers and great graphics. I was pleased to be asked to contribute a piece about some of my favorite living things--parasites. In particular, I look at new research that shows just how integral parasites are to the well-being of ecosystems. It's just come out in the latest issue. Check it out.

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