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3: Simulations In The Teaching of Biology

I want to pen something down about my Biology class today because (1) I’ve never learnt Biology in such a fun way before, and (2) the activities we participated in were refreshing, insightful, and worth keeping! 695 more words

Teaching Of Biology

DIY Bio México

El movimiento DIY Biology (Biología Házlo-Tú-Mismo) ha germinado en los últimos años en varias ciudades del mundo. Los proyectos de los grupos DIY Bio se enfocan en acercar a los ciudadanos a los conceptos y la investigación en Biología, ofreciéndoles los recursos para construir sus propios materiales, para definir sus propios proyectos y/o para involucrarlos en proyectos de relevancia para su comunidad. 326 more words


New Study (BBC): Ancient Tribes From Armenian Highlands and North Eurasia Gave Birth To Modern Europeans

Findings based on analysis of genomes from ancient Europeans (Nature journal reports) revealed that modern European gene pool was formed when three ancient populations mixed within the last 7,000 years.  205 more words


Nanosponges Clean up Antibody-mediated Autoimmune Disease

What does lupus, rheumatoid arthritis, type I diabetes, multiple sclerosis, and rheumatic heart disease have in common? All of these (and many other) apparently unrelated disorders are caused by… 885 more words


Spring has Sprung

I know it has been quite a while since i have posted anything. The good news is that the reason I haven’t been around much is because life is amazing at the moment.  493 more words


Morons and Viruses

Burrowed within bacterial genomes reside viruses, waiting for the precise moment to strike.

These ninjalike viruses, called bacteriophages (phages for short), integrate their genetic material into a host bacterium’s genome. 465 more words