8.30am:Time to be creative

Someday I was asked why someone’s most creative time was right before going to sleep. When…

Politics in the lab: same everywhere

Politics slips into everything. From the moment you turn on the TV at home to the…

Lighten up! Project NEURON.E.R.D

Creative protocol 1.0 Code name: NEURON.E.R.D 1)Take a lightbulb holder from an old Ikea lamp -previously…

Awesome insides

One of the most amazing things of working in science and that my job has to…

Fingers that know it all

Many, many years ago,when I was still at university, during that horrible pre-exams period where everyone…

Nothing’s carved on stone

When I was at school they used to tell us that with the neurons you were…

Brain food

Forewarning: the following images might kill your appetite for an undetermined period of time or…worse even, you…

Bad behaviour

I have a confession to make. We scientists are NOT  Gods. I know, I know, I…

Fooled by the senses.

I’ve always found funny the whole ritual of wine tasting: smell, move, try, savor, taste…all to…

Stuck to your retinas

These are some of the images that won the Wellcome Image Awards last year. They are…