Antarctic flies protect fragile eggs with 'antifreeze': Temperature-resistant gel helps the eggs of wingless flies survive the extreme conditions of the southern continent.

Antarctic flies protect fragile eggs with 'antifreeze': Temperature-resistant gel helps the eggs of wingless flies survive the extreme conditions of the southern continent.

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A molecular analysis found that wingless flies protected their eggs with a temperature-resistant gel to help them withstand freezing and thawing in Antarctica.

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