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One of the most basic and intensively studied processes in biology -- one which has been detailed in biology textbooks for decades -- has gained a new level of understanding, thanks to the application of simple math to a problem that scientists never before thought could benefit from mathematics.
Many living things have stripes, but the developmental processes that create these and other patterns are complex and difficult to untangle.
Even microbes are governed by the principle of supply and demand â€“ at least at the genetic level.
- Withering but not falling off, as a blossom that persists on a twig after flowering.