Besides the interesting reasons as to why cannabis or marijuana was made illegal in various countries in the first place, the use of the prohibited substance has an array of uses that far surpass its recreational use. Lets look at some of the things we know so far about the plant and stay away from the political side of all of it.
There has been a lot of talk for decades around the credibility of vaccines which has stemmed into a flurry of conspiracies around them. This article is going to provide information on the basics of vaccines as well as some of the history involved to hopefully provide insight and sway the harmful ideas of those a part of society who speak poorly of vaccinations. Read more here!
Alcohol is one of the world's oldest drugs and, in Australia, is a part of one of our many past-times. Read here to learn everything you need to know about it!
Stem cells have the potential to differentiate into a variety of other cell types depending on then environment they're exposed to. A first for stem cells though is the ability for them to become a plethora of blood components. Find out more here!
The water cycle is an incredibly important phenomena that is essential for the exists of this planet. Humans however are having an influence on it and not for the best. What is the water cycle and acid rain? Read more about it all here!
Waste accumulates throughout the body normally due to metabolic activity that is involved with living in general. New cell found lurking in the brain might prevent Alzheimer's! Read more here!
Depression is a serious mental illness that affects many worldwide. Read here about how a gene might be linked to the condition, and potentially others, in humans.
Plastic that is piling up in landfills and in the oceans is doing a lot of immediate and long term damage to the environment. See how a caterpillar might help here!
Russian scientist uses lasers and gold to kill cancer cells by causing them to explode. Read more here!
23andMe is a company that aims at telling you more about your genetics. In 2013, the FDA stopped them from disclosing information due to the fear of confused and panicked consumers. Now, the FDA has given them permission to do with new regulations in place. Let's have a look at this!