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Presentation in FLAUTUÉ Conference

Photo from my paper presentation in the Conferences – 2.º FLAUTUÉ “Presence and Context of the Flute in Évora”, last July 10th in Évora Public Library.


The Microbiome and Longevity: How gut microbes may impact lifespan

In recent years, the microbiome has been recognized as a major factor affecting the functioning of host organisms, influencing both health and disease. At the same time, aging research has provided many possible interventional strategies aimed at extending the human lifespan. 319 more words


AskST talk series is back

(Source: www.straitstimes.com)

If you have burning questions for journalists from The Straits Times, here is your chance – the askST@NLB talk series is back. 334 more words

Current Affairs

Britain's Johnson welcomes Japanese investment despite Brexit

(Source: www.businesstimes.com.sg)

Japanese investment in the UK has hit a “record high” since last year’s shock Brexit vote, British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson said Friday. 434 more words

Money Matters

How I fail at being disabled | Susan Robinson

Born with a genetic visual impairment that has no correction or cure, Susan Robinson is legally blind (or partially sighted, as she prefers it) and entitled to a label she hates: “disabled.” In this funny and personal talk, she digs at our hidden biases by explaining five ways she flips expectations of disability upside down. 7 more words