WOMEN IN SCIENCE: RITA LEVI MONTALCINI

We celebrate women in science, and this year as part of International Day of Women and Girls in Science, one of our volunteers writes about Rita Levi-Montalcini

BELIEVE IN YOURSELF, BELIEVE IN YOUR SCIENCE. HAPPY #AdaLovelaceDay

Looking back through history, we see the wide range of advances in different scientific fields. However, these days there is still a very important point in science and technology that didn’t advance at the same speed and is one that we cannot afford to miss: I am talking about the recognition of the scientific work…

The Buzz about Bees

Pollination is the fertilisation of plants through transfer of pollen. Without pollination, plants would not be able to reproduce, and would quickly die out. It is a crucial process that most living things rely on, wholly or partially. Humans, for example, would be left with very little to farm and eat if all pollination were…

Made to order organs, mere fantasy or indisputable reality?

By Abdullah Iqbal Will we one day be able to end all organ donor lists? It sounds like a dream that we can produce organs but it may eventually be possible due to research in regenerative medicine and 3D printing. We may one day be able to produce organs for our individual needs. The organ…