An ant colony refers to the social rules ants follow to organise themselves and work. Each colony contains thousands of ants and are located underground most of the time. In terms of an ant society, there are four different types of ants. A colony can be termed as a superorganism with multiple members each having a role of their own to play to make the colony survive as a single unit.
An Insight On Curing Some of the World's Most Devastating Diseases
Bakuchiol is a plant based extract having numerous application and uses in medical, pharmaceutical and cosmetic industry.
The brain is the organ of destiny. It holds within its humming mechanism, secrets that will determine the future of the human race.
Cooking food isn’t easy. It involves a lot of hard work and years of experience to present that perfect plate of food, that perfect balance of taste, texture, appearance and smell. But what if I were to say that the taste of a particular food item doesn’t have much to do with what a good chef you are but by the sensitivity of neurons in your guest’s brain?
Ever since its inception, neuroscience has strived to understand how the brain processes information, makes decisions, and interacts with the environment. But in the mid - 20th century, arose a new school of thought – how can we emulate intelligence in an artificial system?
We have heard several rumours about GMOs being evil and how it muddles up our faith in consuming natural food, bringing ethics into play but if we look at it from a viewpoint of someone who belongs to a scientific community, we will see the greater good it would do to the mankind.
In Laparoscopy what happens inside is usually same as the open surgery procedure but the procedure to access is different. When compared to traditional open surgery, this surgery requires only 3 small incisions in the patient’s abdomen.
Are there zombies living among us? Are zombies real? The answer is Yes!
The Novel Coronavirus 2019 has taken the world by a storm and brought life to a standstill. Caused by the SARS-CoV-2 virus, the disease presents as mildly symptomatic in most afflicted individuals, with possibilities of complications in those with co-morbidities. The devastation does not end there, however. The battle with the pandemic is ongoing and our health care system demands critical attention.
Why are we so hesitant to talk about depression? Is it some kind of a hoax? Well, we don’t think so. Falling down is an accident but staying down is a choice. And we don’t want that choice to rule our minds, do we?
Most people are commonly accustomed to the fact that the brain is the seat of all logical reasoning and action that is made by us as an individual. But more often than not, when our mind and brain fails to give us a fair judgement of the situation, we are told to go with our gut.
A simple quiz meant to make biology fun.
This article talks about the entry of the SARS CoV2 virus into the human body, what are the Diagnostic methods being used and also how to prevent them.
Most spiders are harmless to human beings because both their fangs and their venom are not meant for us.But it does not mean that there are no spiders capable harming us or even killing us, because there are.
The earliest known use of a face mask as protection from diseases is from the plague Doctor costume of 17th century Europe.
The Second quiz in the Biotrivia Quiz series.