Readings A potential mystery in astronomy (although not unheard of) - another set of galaxies that seem to be free of dark matter halos. The reason behind some galaxies missing such halos is an area of active study in academia: https://phys.org/news/2022-08-dark-halos.html
Readings Recently there have been stories of stem-cell based treatments curing (or sending into remission) HIV…
Readings I assumed the answer to this reasonable-question-a-child-might-ask would be different: Why don’t people develop immune responses to foods. My…
Readings The first images from the recently-operational James Webb Telescope have been released, providing much higher-resolution (and thankfully…
Readings I’d like to learn more about this, but this is an interesting claim that Europe, the UK, and Japan have a treaty on the books which is a…
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Readings A major advance in cell biology, if the result holds (and if the cells actually are totipotent, which the paper does not quite claim…
Because of travel, this entry covers June 11th through June 25th Readings Audubon Society’s profile of the Hoatzin, which is a particularly unusual…
Readings A fun hypothesis for why females live longer across a variety of species (including humans): While I don’t cheer any advances along these lines…
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