What worms can teach us from aging. An interview with Olivia Casanueva

Olivia Casanueva is a successful woman in science. Not long ago she got an ERC Grant…

Leftie or rightie? Do not look to your brain for answers

What determines being left or right handed? As a scientific question might seem irrelevant, but actually…

Expresso or Americano? Look up your genome

Since we were kids (unless under the spell of a creationist education), we have been told…

Brown or blue?

Today’s post started as many do. As a discussion over coffee. These things DO happen. At…

Of love and other biochemical processes

Even though in fairy tales -and in Hollywood movies- it seems love’s forever and monogamy is…

Fingers that know it all

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