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Entertaining Stories that Teach About Worms and Science

This webpage session aims to provide a platform for sharing our passion for science communication and engaging in meaningful discussions


Snow White Worm is a retelling of the classic fairy tale, crafted as a metaphor for the history of animal model implementation and growth in the scientific field.

Snow White Worm (English)

Elegante Blancanieves (Español)


Taking inspiration from Jules Verne’s classic novel, we embark on a journey around the world with a twist: our beloved C. elegans worm, affectionately named “Willy Worm”. Tired of living life confined to a petri dish, Willy Worm sets out to complete the journey in a mere 14 days, which is the typical lifespan of the species. Along the way, he will encounter various relatives and related species, making for an exciting and educational adventure.

Le Tour du Monde (English)

Le Tour du Monde (Español)