Curcumin, a compound in turmeric, is famous for its potent anti-inflammatory, anti-oxidant and anti-cancer properties. The authors suggest these properties are a result of its potential to act as an epigenetic modulator.
Here we provide a broad overview of the Great Amazon Reef System (GARS) based on the first-ever video surveys of the region. This footage suggests that the GARS is larger, deeper, and more diverse than previously suspected
The ability to grow safe, fresh food to supplement packaged foods of astronauts in space has been an important goal for NASA. This study shows that lettuce grown on the international space station is comparable to earth-grown lettuce
Why do people listen to music? This paper reviews the research contributions that have explicitly referred to musical functions and explores the potential functions that could be extrapolated from those studies
Transcranial near-infrared stimulation (tNIRS) has been proposed as a tool to modulate cortical excitability. However, the underlying mechanisms are not clear. This paper explores the mechanisms through which tNIRS works