Under the Sea

How do we learn about the environment we live in? We look around, we explore, we integrate ourselves with it. When we seek an answer, we emerge ourselves into that environment- deep jungles, deserts, space. We spend hours and hours using our senses. But under the sea, this becomes hard. Because gases in the human…

Cracking the Code of Life

Cracking the Code of Life (see bottom of post for the answer) Through the video “Cracking the Code of Life” I got a chance to delve into the human genome and learn about DNA. The Human Genome Project is a project on which multiple government teams raced against the  company Celera in order to decode…

Truth about Turkey, Tryptophan and Tiredness

Does Turkey make you sleepy? Sure, the myths say it does, but what has led to these myths? And what about the Thanksgiving meal really makes you sleepy? To Explore this further, Dream while you drift off, and Examine the effects of Tryptophan, read on. Turkey is known for containing Tryptophan, and it is this…