True Strange Library

The curious collection of a slightly mad scientist

Researchers link calorie intake to cell lifespan, cancer development

Researchers from the University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB) have discovered that restricting consumption of glucose, the most common dietary sugar, can extend the life of healthy human-lung cells and … Continue reading

December 19, 2009 · Leave a comment

The Known Universe

December 19, 2009 · 1 Comment

Tiny whispering gallery

Nanotechnology has already made it to the shelves of your local pharmacy and grocery: nanoparticles are found in anti-odor socks, makeup, makeup remover, sunscreen, anti-graffiti paint, home pregnancy tests, plastic … Continue reading

December 19, 2009 · Leave a comment