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That is home to doctors and professors. Todd gordon naw schenker arnav kumar padre and dorothy who then all of the school of zoology of the george wise faculty of life sciences of tel-aviv university with schenker and who john also holding sinecures at the amazing sign. Heart museum of natural history who working with professor loot chairman of the department of biology at the university of padua just-published. Their astonishing discovery of an astonishing species called an assyrian. That can be try. Second cut into three pieces each piece of which will regenerate all the organs of the original organism. All this will be all too familiar to avid readers of the journal. Frontiers in cell and developmental biology. Who will seen there in the most. Recent number a soko essay by gordon. Chang car padre money and john puckish lee called and then there were three extreme regeneration. Ability of the solitary coordinate polycarp meiktila era in which tidal not only does the jocular fo- hollywood of the title. Jump out then. There were three or for that matter. The reference to the classic nineteen seventy eight genesis album and then there were three but no doubt the word coordinate also jumps out because therein lies much of the astonishment of this astonishing discovery of the tel aviv scientists and the hanger on from italy. No i joke just like catholics are practically italians are practically israelis and we're happy to have you on the team. Coordinates are animals belonging to a large Called core datta membership in which is defined by possession of a stiff rod of cartilage that runs the extent of the trunk of the organism's body known as note accord. Also a dorsal nerve cord farren geel slits and a tale all coordinates are bilaterally symmetric have circulatory systems among the animals. That have all these traits. Are your sea. Squirts your star fishes and also your birds. You reptiles your infineon's and your mammals to put it in terms that folks raised on television. Well understand nemo flounder. The crab bill. The lizard iago the parrot five or the immigrant mouse and balu. The cultural appropriating bear are all coordinates. Jiminy cricket on the other hand is not neither. Is buzz light year but that's only because he's a toy and this is probably the most important point bashful. Doc dopey grumpy happy. Sleepy sneezy and even snow white are all coordinates. I think you get the idea now. Regeneration is a common feature of organisms that reproduce asexually. but what. gordon. Schenker a padre money and who john discovered is that there is a sort of a city and that thrives in a lot that reproduces sexually and also regenerates even when it's cut into three leaving part of it without a nerve center a heart or most of digestive system and it all grows back professor schenker in who's lab. The research was carried out said quote since the dawn of humanity. Humans been fascinated by the ability to regenerate damaged or missing organs. We generation is a wonderful ability that we have to a very limited extent and we would like to understand how it works in order to try to apply it within our own bodies. Anyone snorkeling in the gulf of a lot can find this intriguing city and who may be able to help us comprehend processes of tissue renewal. That can help the human race and quote and arguably nothing captures the spirit of this city. We love so well tel aviv. Alto that is forever remaking itself in a new image rising each morning amidst the detritus of the night before fresh and reborn better than pathbreaking research finding a little critter in a lot. Who even if it's wrenched into pieces will grow a new heart and flesh and make its way in the world. We came to this land to build. Mb built by at the founders of the city said and now their children's children are finding ways to rebuild humans and animals in ways their grandparents. Grandparents could never have imagined with us in the studio back from a four. A in that magical place. We call hoots lara. It's absurd is a woman who whenever she goes makes me realize that wherever she wanders wherever she roams. I couldn't be fonder of having her home for me. She's a simple bare necessity of life. Obviously copy about allison happened. Summer allison is written for political the republican policy the jerusalem post the jt fordham. Any other of your very best papers and magazines is a columnist with our at you have heard on. Npr and the bbc. And you've seen her on. I twenty four television and al jazeera tv. Alison jose brennan breath world center award for journalism. Recognizing excellence and ask reported and simon rocked award for excellence and covering zionism and israel alison howard. The states. still united. I take it. Yeah they're trying to be united. Listen you know. It's it's a whole new era in the in the biden years But i can. I just say you know. I feel regenerated in reborn just back in the promise. Podcast studio with you guys. It's great to be back here and also with us in the studio you just heard him saying on is a man who like an a lot of city and always seems to be growing more heart i refer of course to ohad delta zubieta. Ohio is a book reviewer for arts and he writes for oscar magazine and lately has written fiction for granted in the past. Oh hod hosted a weekly show on halloween.