Marcela is a Brazilian-Italian computation biologist and holds a PhD in Biophysics from the UFRJ - Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro (Federal University of Rio de Janeiro). She is a TED Fellow since 2014 and currently is a Marie Sklodowska-Curie Postdoctoral Fellow (MSCA) at the Leibniz Institute for Zoo and Wildlife Research (IZW) in [...]
Dr. Lorenz Adlung is a systems biologist at the Weizmann Institute of Science, Israel. In this video, Lorenz explains the love story of proteins. Watch to know more!
Peeking into the world of photonics to understand the origin of the brilliant blue color of the butterfly wing. This beautiful blue color inspired L'Oréal to introduce the brilliant blue eyeshadow.
2nd episode of #InOtherWords is about how to glue stuff underwater. In this one, we dive into the world of biomimetics. The scientific paper discusses adhesive system inspired by mussels & geckos.
Welcome to the very first episode of #InOtherWords, where we take science papers and deconstruct some of the concepts in relatable words. The paper is called "Evolution of graphene growth on Cu & Ni by carbon isotope labelling". Here the mechanisms behind the production of the wonder material, graphene, are explored. [...]