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Stories by Josh Howgego

How to Regrow a Head

How to Regrow a Head

A single gene switch makes worms regenerate their whole bodies from their tails

July 25, 2013 — Josh Howgego and Nature magazine

The Ideas Woman

One day I would like to have a long tube snaking in and out of the rooms of my house carrying a faintly glowing algal broth. I know it sounds strange, but these tiny creatures are bioluminescent, so eco-enthusiasts think they could make great, environmentally friendly lamps.

December 14, 2012 — Josh Howgego