Never let it be said that The Scholarly Kitchen was afraid to answer the most important questions of the day. Here, we present the latest from Nature that addresses a question I am certain has been on your mind — how would a starfish wear pants?
The video below provides the answer, based on gene expression patterns normally seen along the head to tail axis of organisms. The head is where the hat goes and the tail is where the pants go. But where exactly are those things on a starfish?