BREAKING THE MIRROR: EXPLORING THE CHIRALITY OF LIFE

DAISY LI Four billion years ago, Earth was a mess of exploding volcanoes, meteorites and UV radiation a primitive atmosphere could not yet keep out. It is aptly named the Hadean eon, after the Greek god Hades who ruled the Underworld, a domain that supposedly mimics the brutal conditions of early Earth. Despite all odds, … Continue reading BREAKING THE MIRROR: EXPLORING THE CHIRALITY OF LIFE

THE SCIENCE OF ATTRACTIVENESS: DARWIN’S THEORY OF EVOLUTION IN TODAY’S SOCIETY

NINA FAYNSHTAYN Have you ever wondered why you find certain people attractive? Why you seem to fall for one person or multiple? I can go on and on about the different factors of attractiveness, but it all ties back to biology, more specifically Darwin’s Theory of Evolution by natural selection. Generally, the theory explains that … Continue reading THE SCIENCE OF ATTRACTIVENESS: DARWIN’S THEORY OF EVOLUTION IN TODAY’S SOCIETY