Trans fat in our food has an interesting history, which was widely unknown until the recent attention their negative health effects have received. The FDA has even gone so far as to consider a ban on trans fats in processed foods. How bad are they really?
Keep your eyes peeled, because you don’t want to miss this – a gallery of stunning images that shows you what the human body looks like under the skin.
There are more galaxies in the Universe than there are stars in our Milky Way. And, they come in all shapes and sizes. What do you know about the billions of galaxies in the Universe?
There is violence in the Milky Way. Stars are exploding. They are consuming each other. They are having tugs of war with each other’s mass. Images of this violence not only are beautiful and exciting, they are interesting astronomically.
The camera never lies, and neither do PET scans, electrodes or MRI techniques. Discover how doctors are able to monitor the health of your heart to get a clear picture of what’s going on, and without the need to open up the chest cavity.
DNA may grab most of the attention, but another nucleic acid is also available – RNA. Find out how much you know about this major macromolecule in our fun and insightful RNA quiz.