Science & the Public
Wonky? It’s British slang for shaky, unreliable or unattractive. In Ceri Lewis’s lexicon, it refers to the odd, off-kilter embryonic development that can occur.
So when she reported, last week, finding “wonky babies” associated with pollutant-exposed sperm, it was NOT a good thing.
Many marine species broadcast their eggs and sperm, hoping they meet to...