Science

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What determines eye color?

The colored part of our eyes is called the iris. It can be brown,...

In the future, humans may not need sex to have babies

Today, we reproduced in the same manner that we had done from the beginning:...

Xenobots, man-made biological robots, can now reproduce

Xenobots, the first living robots made from stem cells unveiled in early 2020, are...

Ghost particles detected at the LHC for the first time

A team of international researchers has just announced the very first detection of candidate...

Human cells use detergent-like protein to kill bacteria

An antimicrobial protein produced by normal body cells destroys the fat-like components of the...

Do collagen supplements for the skin actually work?

As we age, our body produces less collagen, a protein that, among other things,...

140,000 species of viruses live in our intestines: what are they doing there?

Our intestines are said to be home to as many as 140,000 different species...

Stressed women more likely to give birth girls

Long-term stress during pregnancy is well known to be unhealthy for both mother and child – but...

Why women have colder feet and hands than men

It is a well-known phenomenon: women are more prone to cold hands and feet...

Fingerprints found to play a role in our sense of touch

Fingerprints have long proven their usefulness in solving crimes, but researchers from Sweden have...