Currently, there are 29 countries in the world that legalize homosexuality. Yet, there are many people who still believe that “homosexuality is a choice and, one can be cured with religious practices and manmade rewiring of a predisposition”. But is that so? Let’s find out … Continue readingThe Science Behind Homosexuality
In the present world, there is sadly a lot of discrimination based on the colour of one’s skin. Can we speculate it as a SciComm crisis?
What brought on such a wide diversity of human skin colour? It has very little to do with sunburn or even skin cancer.
It has rather been shaped by conflicting demands of two essential vitamins – folate and vitamin D. … Continue readingThe Science Behind Skin Colour
All of us appreciate the masterpiece of Mona Lisa. However, the famous smile of Mona Lisa has a lot of underlying secrets. What are they? Is she really happy? Or is there a medical secret behind the smile? Read on to unveil some of these secrets. … Continue readingMona Lisa’s Diagnosis
How are human beings capable of understanding and using different languages to communicate, but not chimpanzees? Can asymmetries in human brain be an answer? Find out here. … Continue readingHighlights on Asymmetric Human Brain
The breakthrough in understanding circadian rhythm that has a far-reaching impact, from making you the class topper to fighting cancer! Have you ever wondered why heart attack mostly occurs in the mornings, Olympic records are broken in the afternoon and even my grandma’s asthma peaks at dawn? The answer lies in decoding these facts and to do so you need to read on. … Continue readingCIRCADIAN RHYTHM: From Improving Your Grades to Curing Cancer!
Dr Subhash Mukhopadhyay is an unsung hero who created the world’s second and India’s first child using in-vitro fertilization, named, Kanupriya Agarwal (Durga). Know more about his tragic life here. … Continue readingEk Doctor Ki Maut
In Nature, Life and Death are recurrent and intertwined concepts. So, today, let us talk about the cycle of life and death. Or, more specifically, the beginning of a new life by claiming a different one. … Continue readingThe Walking Dead
How can microorganisms inside your body help in removing the toxic effect of cancer chemotherapy? Find more about the game changing microbes here. … Continue readingNaturally Occurring Gut Bacteria Can Clean Up Chemotherapy Toxins in the Body
Recently, the news channels and social media platforms have been going on trending with the advent of a so-called, “new epidemic” in the middle of the CoViD-19 pandemic. It is supposedly a deadly infection caused by black and white fungi. But what really is a “black fungus” and a “white fungus” and what causes them to infect a patient? Is it deadlier than CoViD19? What do we know about it, who should worry and what is the treatment? Find an answer to all these questions in the blog. … Continue readingStory of The Black and White Devils – Mucormycosis
What are Mesenchymal Stem Cells (MSCs)? MSCs are a unique type of cells that can differentiate themselves to become functionally