Robyn Womack explores how parasites can use body clocks to their advantage.
Category: Life Sciences
Cephalopod populations around the globe are increasing. What is causing the success for these complex invertebrates?
Do you have perfect recall? Claire Harris explores how accessing your mind palace may be the key to a better memory.
Eliška Kosová talks about the health damage by air pollution and how vitamin B and omega-3 fatty acids can prevent it.
Gabriela De Sousa discusses the ever-mysterious placebo effect, and a new study which claims to have found a ‘placebo area’ in the brain.
Derek Connor discusses the plight of malaria in Asia-Pacific, identifying the problem and what is being done to eradicate this disease; a struggle which has been captured through the lens of Pearl Gan, a Singaporean photographer whom is having her work exhibited at the Singaporean National Library in September 2017.
With the University of Glasgow’s rectorial elections on the 20th and 21st of March, candidate John Lindberg reached out to TheGIST to explain his passion for science communication and its necessity in a fast changing world.
DNA from other organisms can trickle down to our genomes. Should we be worried?