Classroom Questions Questions for ‘Amoebas are crafty, shape-shifting engineers’ An amoeba (in orange) named Vampyrella lateritia finishes eating the contents of an algal cell (green). Though often overlooked, amoebas have an amazing range of unusual behaviors. Sebastian Hess Share this:FacebookTwitterRedditGoogle ClassroomEmailPrint By Science News for Students January 17, 2019 at 6:40 am Classroom questions are available for free with registration. Learn more Register to access: Client key* E-mail* Log in Already Registered? Enter your e-mail address above.