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March for Science, or the day I made the Universe scream at an atomic level

Science is important and politicians must not ignore it. There I made a political statement in honor of the people marching today to make that very point, who will make it much better than I can. 779 more words

Photography

Todays Spotlight - Inspirational women in science

Many women have provided a rich source of inspiration for young scientists – both male and female – down the years. They’ve made remarkable discoveries, often despite ingrained sexism within their chosen field. 317 more words

Research on Ikigai

Research on ikigai, or purpose in life, is usually measured with statements such as, “I have a sense of direction and purpose in life,” and “Some people wander aimlessly through life, but I am not one of them.  761 more words

Human Memory: Theory And Data

The secrets to long life

Ladies. Listen up!

Skincare and makeup can help you look youthful on the outside. But it’s the inside that determines whether you’re going to live long or… not. 239 more words

Lifestyle

The Telomere Effect: A Revolutionary Approach to Living Younger, Healthier, Longer

The Telomere Effect: A Revolutionary Approach to Living Younger, Healthier, Longer by Elizabeth Blackburn and Elissa Epel

Synopsis: A groundbreaking book coauthored by the Nobel Prize winner who discovered telomerase and telomeres’ role in the aging process and the health psychologist who has done original research into how specific lifestyle and psychological habits can protect telomeres, slowing disease and improving life. 477 more words

Biology