Promising new avenues are being explored in the field of cancer research, thanks to the genetic reprogramming of living cells like bacteria.
The neurobiologist Stefano Mancuso, has been working for years to change our vision of plants, dispelling clichés that have been handed down for millennia.
We may not be far from the mass and everyday use of robots. Soon robots will be living in our houses, they will help us with our domestic chores, in helping the elderly, and will be useful for [...]
Researchers from the University of Würzburg and Bielefeld (Germany) have discovered a “family” of light-sensitive molecules (photoreceptors) never seen before in algae, in both unicellular algae [...]
To understand the human evolution on Earth should we study monkeys? No, fishes. The biologist Prosanta Chakrabarty explains it in this brilliant 5-minute lesson, which dispels some myths linked [...]