I was not familiar with telomeres until going to the link. Before doing so, my first impression was that it might be some new slangy term for telephone conversations (which intuitively makes some sorta sense). Anyway, thanks for broadening my science knowledge.
BTW, Michael - Nice shot with a combination of varied, interesting shapes.
Sharp, clean and a perfect combination of subjects.The article i have still to read but as it is as good as the photo it could be irresistible.