Don’t freak out – this is not the plot for a #sci-fi horror, as it’s specific to a single-cell sized #host – an #ancient #amoeba, and definitely not to #humans. Phew! Continue reading Giant and infectious – an age-old virus found in the Siberian frost
Today, we’re going to look into another type of fascinating #parasite – one with a rather morbid taste – for #blood and #tears. Continue reading Bloodthirsty butterflies (Amazing parasites, part 3)
So next time you see a green animal think again if what you are seeing is not yet another trick of nature, just to make life a bit more colourful and interesting! Continue reading There are no green animals!
Undoubtedly, many of you have heard of the famous milk baths that Cleopatra used to take daily, which were believed to be her secret to beauty and irresistibility. Not surprisingly, Cleopatra’s example was followed by many of famous women in … Continue reading Revisiting Cleopatra’s remedies
Some research I would love to be part of, some – not so much. You might find some of these funny, but they were all dead serious about their research when they were conducting and publishing it: 1. “Fat destabilization … Continue reading What were they thinking when they published that!?