kioskstuck otter-chaos tanxsinx ichthyologist Scientists Successfully Implant Lungs into Fish Scientists have successfully created a goldfish that is capable of breathing atmospheric air Using advanced microsurgery techniques researchers at the New South Wales Veterinary Institute implanted a pair of frog lungs into the fish which survived out of water for 2 hours The lungs were connected to the respiratory surface that were naturally found in the gills The fish was able to conduct gas exchange through the lungs instead of the gills which allowed it to breath in a terrestrial environment A very humid chamber was constructed for the goldfish so that it did not dehydrate Find out more Image KSL org why SCIENCE ISN'T ABOUT WHYIT'S ABOUT WHY NOT i dont think you guys understand how important this is if were able to put lungs in fish it means we may be able to put gills in humans which means we're one step closer to becoming mermaids They did surgery on a fish Meme

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