4 Awesome Discoveries You Probably Didn’t Hear About this Week – Episode 9

Back again… with 4 awesome discoveries you probably didn’t hear about this week. Do no harm. That’s the goal of this new device… invented for scientists to safely catch and release soft-bodied ocean creatures for study. These critters are notoriously tough to grab with existing equipment. The origami-inspired design has five 3D-printed polymer “petals” attached […]

Carnitine, Choline, Cancer and Cholesterol: The TMAO Connection

“Carnitine, Choline, Cancer and Cholesterol: The TMAO Connection” Earlier this month, a research team at the Cleveland Clinic offered a novel explanation as to why meat intake may be related to mortality. “Numerous studies have suggested a decrease in atherosclerotic disease risk — heart disease our #1 killer –” “in vegan and vegetarian individuals compared […]

Reading a Book a Week is Changing My Life

Around, around new years I´m still in pretty really lost in this year, and, I felt like while I had learned really a lot academically, as a person I hadn’t really learned a lot. I was still the same person that I wasn’t pursuing any passion as in growing. I was just kind of, you […]

The Evolution of Bacteria on a “Mega-Plate” Petri Dish (Kishony Lab)

So what we ended up building was basically a Petri dish, except that it’s 2 feet by 4 feet. And the way we set it up is that there are nine bands, and at the base of each of these bands we put a normal Petri-dish-thick agar with different amounts of antibiotic. On the outside […]