Tokyoflash Kisai Intoxicated: The Portable, Wearable Breathalyzer

If you like to go out and have a drink, it’s always problematic when you have to decide whether to drive your own car back home. Sometimes, enough time has passed for you to no longer be intoxicated, but other times, you’ll end up with a DUI – or worse. This watch could save your life.

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Drunken Larvae Learn Just as Well as Sober Larvae

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Many studies suggest that the behavioral effects of alcohol in humans can be modeled in fruit flies and other animals. Scientists that were trying to see when these effects start to take place discovered that inebriated fruit fly larvae learned just as well as sober ones.

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Flies Drink Alcohol to Medicate Against Wasp Infections

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It’s been reported that the common fruit fly, Drosophila melanogaster, drinks alcohol to kill the wasps that have hatched inside of its body, which would otherwise eat it alive.

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