02/23/2013 11:05 am ET

Top Five Stories On HuffPost Science This Week, Feb. 17-22 (VIDEO)

From monsters living in our bodies to real-life "zombie" cells, this week's science news has a peculiar sci-fi/horror twist to it. Monsters? Zombies? Fun!

I sat down with HuffPost Live producer Caroline Modarressy-Tehrani to make sense of it all and count down the top five stories of the week. Watch highlights from our conversation above, and check out the full segment by clicking on the video below.

What story this week stood out to you the most? Sound off in the comments section at the bottom of the page, and as always, talk nerdy to me!

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