The Anthropocene has already caused the destruction of more than 10% of the planet’s genetic diversity

The Anthropocene has already caused the destruction of more than

The 1995 Nobel Prize winner for Chemistry, Paul Crutzen, revitalized in 2000 the use of the name Anthropocene to refer to the geological era or epoch (in which we live today) characterized by the impact of human activities. The scientific debate on this classification is still open, but evidence is accumulating that the action of … Read more

They discover a genetic technique capable of rejuvenating the skin by 30 years

They discover a genetic technique capable of rejuvenating the skin

Magazine eLife has published the latest finding from the Babraham Institute. Scientists have discovered a new technique capable of making skin cells act like you’re 30 years youngerwithout losing the functions they have learned throughout their lives. The technique is based on the discoveries of the Japanese doctor Shinya Yamanaka (Nobel Prize in medicine in … Read more