Science

The Strange Story of Remdesivir, a Covid Drug that Doesn’t Work

Although clinical trials have suggested that remdesivir doesn’t work well in treating Covid-19 infections, new studies have demonstrated that it can block Coronavirus activity. This apparent contradiction makes antiviral drugs even more controversial. Remdesivir, an experimental drug that was developed by...

The Life of a Biologist: A Biologist Explains.

Biologists are not experts in biology, but they disagree on the definition of what “life” is. Although scientists have suggested hundreds of different ways to define it in the past, none have been accepted by the general public. A dictionary will...

Religion Makes Children More Selfish, Say Scientists

Morality is often linked with religion. However, new research shows that children from religious homes are less generous than those from secular backgrounds. This conclusion is based on a study that included over 1000 children around the globe. It was published...