An entire genus of fern was just named after Lady Gaga, and the similarities are uncanny

When most plants and animals get named after a celebrity (and believe us, this happens often), it's rarely for anything more significant than a poorly-imagined resemblance, or a shared country of origin. Such is not the case with Gaga germanotta and the 18 other species in the newly dubbed "Gaga" genus. »10/25/12 9:40am10/25/12 9:40am