Biology
Random header

Biology

  • Question Your World: Does breast milk impact our circadian rhythm? 

    You know how they say you are what you eat? Well, as far as breastfeeding goes, it might also be appropriate to say "you are when you eat." Researchers just looked into how breastfeeding may play a big role in how infants develop their day/night cycles. Does breast milk impact our circadian rhythm?

  • Question Your World: Can gene editing stop HIV?

    The impacts of science and technology on the medical field continue to change the way we live and also the way we get treatment for various illnesses. Can gene editing stop HIV? 

  • Question Your World: How do allergy medicines work? 

    Ah yes, springtime is here! The weather starts to warm, trees and flowers begin to bloom, and a lot of us begin our annual run-in with seasonal allergies! This time of year, there are a lot of people taking allergy medicines, but what’s going on when you take these pills? How do allergy medicines work?

  • Question Your World: What does junk food do to bears?  

    For quite some time, we’ve seen science reports about the impact of junk food on humans. Similarly, we’ve seen lots of papers on what poor sleep does to people. A recent study on the impact of junk food on sleep is raising some big questions for scientists studying free roaming bears. What does junk food do to bears?

  • Question Your World: Have you seen the black panther?

    For the last few months, Marvel’s Black Panther has been getting a lot of Oscar buzz. Meanwhile in Kenya, a real life black panther has been making some big news headlines as well. What a timely opportunity to ask today’s big question: Have you seen the black panther?