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Qué es el paciente cero

Qué es el paciente cero

The bejeweled bugs of Hubert Duprat…

The bejeweled bugs of Hubert Duprat…

Caddis Fly larvae are known to incorporate bits of whatever they can find into their cocoons, be it fish bone or bits of leaves. Hubert Duprat gave them gold, turquoise, gems and pearls. - Discovered this one with a good 'ol latte... Thanks AndrieneHannah

"Victorian syringe case for cocaine by Science Museum London.  An interesting article on the Addictive History of Medicine is here, mentioning Holmes, of course." cocaine was used as a normal remedy for colds, and it was also used as a literary vice, used by Conan Doyle, when writing the famous 'Sherlock Holmes' #apeurovictoria

"Victorian syringe case for cocaine by Science Museum London. An interesting article on the Addictive History of Medicine is here, mentioning Holmes, of course." cocaine was used as a normal remedy for colds, and it was also used as a literary vice, used by Conan Doyle, when writing the famous 'Sherlock Holmes' #apeurovictoria

"Tear catchers" on display alongside other Victorian-era ephemera.

Debunking the Myth of 19th-Century 'Tear Catchers'

Leopold and Rudolf Blaschka, Damaged glass model of female Paper Nautilus (Argonata Argo) before repair

Leopold and Rudolf Blaschka, Damaged glass model of female Paper Nautilus (Argonata Argo) before repair

The top row shows an artist’s conception of the seven planets of Trappist-1 with their orbital periods, distances from their star, radii and masses as compared to those of Earth. The bottom row shows data about Mercury, Venus, Earth and Mars.

Exoplanet discovery: seven Earth-sized planets found orbiting nearby star

The top row shows an artist’s conception of the seven planets of Trappist-1 with their orbital periods, distances from their star, radii and masses as compared to those of Earth. The bottom row shows data about Mercury, Venus, Earth and Mars.

How immigration and cultural values affect what people do with their faces. Why Americans smile so much.

Why Americans Smile So Much

How immigration and cultural values affect what people do with their faces. Why Americans smile so much.

Man given heart of suicide victim marries donor's widow and then kills himself in exactly the same way. Heart transplant recipient Sonny Graham, pictured with wife Cheryl, commited suicide.The couple met after Mr Graham started writing to her after being told her husband was his heart donor.Twelve years after the successful transplant operation, Mr Graham shot himself dead, leaving his wife a widow for the second time in strikingly similar circumstances.

Man given heart of suicide victim marries donor's widow and then kills himself in exactly the same way

Man given heart of suicide victim marries donor's widow and then kills himself in exactly the same way. Heart transplant recipient Sonny Graham, pictured with wife Cheryl, commited suicide.The couple met after Mr Graham started writing to her after being told her husband was his heart donor.Twelve years after the successful transplant operation, Mr Graham shot himself dead, leaving his wife a widow for the second time in strikingly similar circumstances.

The Why Files: The science behind the news. Great for doing case studies in science or if you are looking for graphics or videos!

The Why Files: The science behind the news. Great for doing case studies in science or if you are looking for graphics or videos!

The universe and everything you see in it is fake. That's the radical theory put forward by a number of scientists, who claim there is a possibility that our world is merely a computer simulation - and there may be evidence of this if we know where to look

Is our universe a FAKE? Theory suggests we are living in a simulation

The universe and everything you see in it is fake. That's the radical theory put forward by a number of scientists, who claim there is a possibility that our world is merely a computer simulation - and there may be evidence of this if we know where to look

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