What can ants teach us

It is estimated that there are 10,000 billion ants on the planet with an average cumulative weight as much as all the human beings put together. Scientists estimate there are at least 1.5 millions ants on our planet for every human being. Ant societies are quite harmonious, all working towards the … [Read more...]

Genetic Code – One language, diverse forms

The three-letter words of the genetic code are the same in every creature. CGA means arginine and GCG means alanine - in bats, in beetles, in beech trees, in bacteria. They even mean the same in the misleadingly named archaebacteria living at boiling temperatures in sulphurous springs thousands of … [Read more...]