Category Archives: Method

Names in biology: Once upon a time…

Biologists too have been kids once. Like every child they’ve fallen asleep to the sound of bed time stories. Prince Charming, damsels in distress, dragons, witches, ogres and the likes have entertained the imagination of future biologists. And when they

Names in biology: Once upon a time…

Biologists too have been kids once. Like every child they’ve fallen asleep to the sound of bed time stories. Prince Charming, damsels in distress, dragons, witches, ogres and the likes have entertained the imagination of future biologists. And when they

The colors of the Brainbow: when science looks like art

In a previous post I wrote that science was not art. Well, it’s true, science is not art but sometimes it looks a lot like art. Sometimes it produces images that wouldn’t be out of place among the displays of

The colors of the Brainbow: when science looks like art

In a previous post I wrote that science was not art. Well, it’s true, science is not art but sometimes it looks a lot like art. Sometimes it produces images that wouldn’t be out of place among the displays of

A flashlight to explore the brain

You’re standing in front of a machine, any machine: a coffee machine, a computer, a washing machine… and you want the machine to do something. What do you do? You press a button. To make our life easier the buttons

A flashlight to explore the brain

You’re standing in front of a machine, any machine: a coffee machine, a computer, a washing machine… and you want the machine to do something. What do you do? You press a button. To make our life easier the buttons