A Guide To The History Of Antibiotics

A Guide To The History Of Antibiotics

Introduction In the fight against harmful bacteria, antibiotics are one of our best weapons. You’ve probably had to take them before, to treat or prevent an infection, but how much do you know about them? Here you’ll learn everything you need to know about antibiotics...
A Guide To Gain of Function Research

A Guide To Gain of Function Research

Introduction The role of scientific research has always been a complex one when it comes to public opinion, politics, and the overall effect on public health. Historically, science and experimentation has always held a great deal of risks. That said, the approach has...
What Is DNA? Everything You Need To Know

What Is DNA? Everything You Need To Know

Introduction If you ever saw Jurassic Park, you know that DNA is an important part of any animal’s biological makeup. DNA is more important than you know, and more important than we realize as we go about our daily lives.  We can get DNA tests to test for...
What Is A Gene? A Complete Guide To Genes

What Is A Gene? A Complete Guide To Genes

Introduction We all know about genetics, how they are made up of DNA. Many young people will have had their first information about genetics and DNA from the legendary film Jurassic Park, which spoke about DNA and genetics in making dinosaurs. However, humans have DNA...
History Of Pandemics

History Of Pandemics

A guide to every major pandemic throughout history, from the Antonine Plague to Covid-19  When the COVID-19 emerged in late 2019 it came as a complete surprise to many people. The devastation that it led to felt like a once in a lifetime experience.    But was...