What do scientists and science communicators do?

Among other things, I am a scientist. Usually people say to me:” Ok, but what do you actually do?” So, the real question is: what does a scientist do? Scientists are basically curious people, interested in the wonders of the world, who want to crack the secrets of nature. To do so they (we) applyContinue reading “What do scientists and science communicators do?”

Why babies calm down if carried by their mothers?

In 2013 Esposito and collaborators published a paper, when for the first time, scientists demonstrate that the babies calming response to carrying is an evolutionary trait of mother-child relationship. They demonstrate that infants under 6 months of age, when carried by a walking mother, immediately stopped crying and show a rapid heart rate decrease. AContinue reading “Why babies calm down if carried by their mothers?”

About me

Hello everyone! Who am I? I am a biotechnologist, science teacher, PhD candidate, mass spectrometry lover, chemometrics passionate, science lover, mother and I am addicted to science memes. Why did I decide to start the blog? Internet is a mare magnum, where true science and fake news coexist. Sometimes it is complicated to navigate amongContinue reading “About me”