The Human 2.0 – Genome Imperfection and the Garden of Eden | Giulio Superti-Furga | TEDxLinz

Translator: Behdad Khazaeli Reviewer: Tanya Cushman Look at yourself. Look at each other. You’re imperfect. You know, you’re short. You have flat feet. You have a bulging belly. You may lose your hair. You’re clearly not perfect. And so the question is, Do we want to be perfect? If you were to choose – and […]

What does peptide nucleic acid mean?

What does peptide nucleic acid mean? peptide nucleic acid. Noun 1. (biochemistry) ; A synthetic organic polymer similar to DNA or RNA; the sugar backbone of nucleic acids is replaced by N-(2-aminoethyl) ;-glycine linked through peptide bonds – considered a possible precursor to RNA

More to our Junk DNA than meets the eye | Jay W. SHIN | TEDxKobe

Translator: Hideki Yakushiji Reviewer: Claire Ghyselen Good morning. I am a cell biologist from RIKEN Yokohama. Today I am going to tell you about junk. Gomi! Yes. Junk can be considered as something useless or serving no purpose. Let me give you an example. A food that is considered having very little nutrition value, we […]

Polar bear hunting for survival

For her, it’s the worst of all possible scenarios. Her first solitary summer and no seals in sight. She’ll somehow need a healthy supply of fat to hold out until autumn,. Especially this year, when food is said to be in short supply for much longer. We are soon greeted by a creature with multiple […]

LEARN & SMILE / English Addict 45 LIVE Lesson / Teeth & Mouth idioms / Friday 28th February 2020

hmm it is my tube it is your tube it is everyone’s tube it’s live on YouTube yes here we go again welcome to another English addict live guess where we are live from can you guess where we are live from yes you are right we are live from the birthplace of the English […]

Vintage TV Ads: Sani-Flush – 1961

Polar Bear talk

hello girls, what are you doing? Today we’re talking about Polar Bears Oh you wanna talk about Polar Bear? Yes Alright, let’s talk about Polar Bears What do you know? I know that Polar Bears are white, and they live in the South Pole But when they’re in that part of the Earth, They’ll disappear, […]

Most polar bear cubs do not survive past their 1st birthday

I don’t think they made the kill. That clean white fur is a giveaway. They must have stumbled across it. But beggars can’t be choosers,. Kill rates, even for polar bears, are low . Even if they spend half their time hunting, their chances of actually catching a seal are about 1 in 50. It’s […]