Has academia overcome the Sagan effect? Is it trying to? Does the public care and are all celebrities the same? Continue reading Celebrity scientists: Is academia about to overcome the Sagan effect?
If you think there are more important things that #scientific #literacy, you are may be right, but I’d suggest to think again! Continue reading Scientific literacy – don’t be fooled!
How hard would it be to (bio)engineer a dragon? Some biology & genetics and here’s the dragon! Continue reading (Bio)Engineering a dragon
Do you cross you fingers, knock on wood, turn the other way when black cat crosses your path? Continue reading Skinner and his superstitions
Dolly was the first mammal to be cloned using the nucleus from a somatic cell of one animal and an egg from another individual of the same species. Her birth proved that we can restart the cellular development of a somatic cell from a higher animal in a way that would allow it to recreate any other cell needed to for a whole new individual. Continue reading 20 years after Dolly or “where are all the super-human clones?”
Science is gender-neutral and one day this phenomenon will stand as a pillar of our progress. Continue reading XX in science
To every scientist – I have faith that we can do this and much more! Continue reading My list of science wishes for 2017
One of the best things about science and especially about science communication is the amount of bright and wonderful people you get to meet and the things you get to learn from them. When asked, I always admit that my … Continue reading Other appearances
So next time you think of evolution, think of it as the never-ending journey, and don’t be mistaken – we to can be very (r)evolutionary – if a scientist can imagine something, they’ll also find a way to do it! Continue reading Restarting evolution – mirror proteins
Just staying in the loop Continue reading Not a hiatus, just “The Thesis” and a lot of learning