Reality – Is what you see around you real?

Reality – Is what you see around you real?

Reality is a term we use to describe the world around us. If I asked you to describe your current reality, you may speak about your home, the furniture within. Your family! But what if I told you that what you see may not be real? Or at least real in the manner in...
Ageing – The Role of DNA Repair

Ageing – The Role of DNA Repair

Ageing, at least for now is inevitable. Let’s face it, we all age. But have you ever wondered why we age? A big part of the reason has to do with the inability of our body to repair its DNA. So, what is DNA repair and how does it happen? Let’s take a closer look.  ...
Denisovans – Your ancient ancestors

Denisovans – Your ancient ancestors

Denisovans are an extinct species of human in the genus Homo, known from a single fossilised finger bone found in the Denisova Cave in the Altai Mountains in Siberia. The Denisovan finger bone is estimated to be between 50,000 and 60,000 years old. Found in 2008 in...