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How Drugs are Discovered, an Explaining to Ellen bonus

So, in my ongoing quest to answer all of Ellen’s questions about science I have reached the topic of drug discovery. She did not ask about drug discovery, but it has been on my mind recently and it links in to something she would like to know about…. 1,697 more words

Science Communication

March against the AETA and Expanding Biotech Infrastructure

On Saturday, September 6, Everglades Earth First! will be gathering to protest the destruction of the Briger Forest and the creation of animal testing laboratories. 292 more words

Congratulations! We've raised over $90-million for animal testing!

Yaaaaay, ice bucket challenge! I’m totes throwing ice cold water over myself right now to raise awareness for ALS, a disease of the nerve cells in the brain and spinal cord that control voluntary muscle movement. 688 more words

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Common gut bacteria could treat food allergies

ScienceAlert Fiona MacDonald 27 August 2014

New research from the University of Chicago in the US shows that a class of bacteria known as Clostridia… 79 more words

Microbiology

Lush Ballistic – Twilight

In light of recent and ongoing teaser tweets and Instagrams by one Naeemah Ajam, aka The Jam Jar (general treat maker and lover of all things pink and beautiful) and… 444 more words

Bath

L-isfida tas-silġ ............ apparti l-ħela tal-ilma

Din l-isfida tas-silġ hi kollha bluha.

Li tgħin lil min jeħtieġ l-għajnuna hu għan nobbli. Li tgħin ir-riċerka biex jinstab fejqan għal mard jew għal kundizzjoni li qed tagħmel il-ħajja ta’ diversi persuni miżerabbli, huwa tajjeb ukoll. 107 more words

Water

I don't support the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge. Here's why:

The ALS (Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, referred to as Lou Gehrig’s disease) Ice Bucket challenge has been sweeping the nation. Amid all the hubbub and celebrity media it’s easy to forget exactly why people began doing this in the first place! 836 more words

Health & Lifestyle