Our Beautiful Brain
Science / Uncategorized

Our Beautiful Brain

Excerpt: The Symphony Inside Your Brain, Dr. Francis Collins Ever wonder what is it that makes you, you? Depending on whom you ask, there are a lot of different answers, but these days some of the world’s top neuroscientists might say: “You are your connectome.” For some time, neuroscientists have been able to infer loosely … Continue reading

The Story of Microbeads
Environment / Health

The Story of Microbeads

Originally posted on randiregan.com How can something so innocuous be so bad? The scrubbing agents in many kinds of exfoliating products, whether face scrub, body scrub, foot scrub, even toothpaste, are extremely tiny balls of plastic known as “microbeads”. They are rapidly becoming a major source of pollution in our water supply and a danger … Continue reading