Clocking in at up to 100 meteors an hour, the Perseids meteor shower is an event you definitely don’t want to miss.
In a way, I saw in them what I had hoped to eventually see in myself. That I too would one day metamorphose into something greater, reborn into what I was meant to be.
How clean do you think your cell phone is? Chances are, it’s a lot dirtier than you might think.
I sequenced my mitochondrial DNA. Turns out, a bunch of people with the same sequence as me all lived to be over a 100.
Part 2 of our More Than Just a Meme series. Here, we get into the nitty gritty of how we sequenced our own mitochondrial DNA and determined our own haplogroups.
Turns out the mitochondria is little more than just the “powerhouse of the cell”. By sequencing our own mitochondrial DNA, we traced back our maternal ancestry and this is what we found.
As someone who has experienced their fair share of uncomfortable conversations and embarrassing moments at research conferences, job fairs and networking events galore. Who better than me, to provide advice on how to network as an awkward scientist.