Tag Archives: life

Is the Universe made for life? Spoiler: NO!

Nope, the Universe is less than inhospitable: it is outright dangerous, killing every living thing it can. The fact that life evolved in spite of the murderous nature of the Universe tells us something about evolution and life in general, but it does not tell us that the Universe “was made” for life. Throughout the […]

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Does the Sun have siblings?

It is believed that yes, the Sun does have siblings, but they’re hard to locate. Some believe one of the siblings is 100 light-years away, in the Hercules constellation. It seems that the Sun came from a group of several hundred stars and then it simply went away. Since the Sun has a specific combination […]

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2 minutes to understand that vaccines save your kid’s life

It is appalling to see the increase of death among people who could’ve been saved if they took those damn vaccines. People don’t even comprehend what the heck they are doing as they prepare the way for a disaster due to refusal of vaccination. Vaccination is one of the best things that science has done […]

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Why don’t we live forever? DNA, that is why!

DNews explains why we get old and we die. It has to do with the telomeres, the edges of the chromozomes that are used as a buffer between the chromosomes and other chromozomes. Also, these telomeres shrink as the cells are diving so that, after a given time, those telomeres will vanish and the DNA […]

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Do you really know who Nikola Tesla was?

Most probably not. You know of many of his achievements as Oatmeal outlines: alternate current, radar, wireless power recharging, X-rays and many others. We was and will be one of my heroes and a great man. However, the real Nikola Tesla was a bit different. It is a incomplete image to say that he was […]

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How long can we live : VSauce explains [video]

V Sauce has some very interesting explanations for various phenomenon and the Universe around us. In this video he explains how long can we live and why we feel time as we feel it. As time flows by you may feel at 80 years that the middle of your life was, in fact, the twenties. […]

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You love procrastination, don’t you? See here why [video]

Procrastination. It is the devil from our mind that tricks us that what we WANT to do is better than what we SHOULD do and, thus, we are leaving activities behind. It is damn easy today to get distracted and to find excuses for our failures. Maybe we shouldn’t search anymore for excuses, for “but’s”, […]

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