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When I was at University studying biology I loved to ask my fellow students following question: “Would you prefer to be awarded with a Nobel Prize in one of the Science fields or with the Nobel Peace Prize?” Most of them answered that they would prefer a Nobel Prize in Science. After all, they were […]Continue reading
In my last post I shared quotes by 10 famous female scientists. Today I want to introduce the first three of these impressive and extraordinary Ladies. Marie Currie (1867 – 1934) She was the first woman ever to win a Nobel Prize and the first female professor at the University of Paris. At that […]Continue reading
Biology gives you a brain. Life turns it into a mind. – Jeffrey Eugendies Aplysia is a lovely sea snail, especially loved by Neuroscientists. Aplysia’s neurological system is simple, controlled by only a small amount of large and accessible nerve cells, 20,000 to be specific. Our complicated human brain has about 100 billion nerve cells. […]Continue reading