Scientists are funny

The typical image of a scientist, is that of a man, with white hair, glasses, in a lab coat, maybe a bit strange and definitely booooooring. Last month a paper regarding graphene was published by Wang and collaborators. It went viral in the science community because of its title “Will any crap we put intoContinue reading “Scientists are funny”

Chemistry of love

Happy Valentine’s day, everybody! Today is the day we celebrate love. But… what is love from a chemistry point of view? First of all, love can be divided into three phases: Lust Attraction Attachment In each phase different hormones play a crucial role. Lust Lust is strong related with libido. The two hormones involved atContinue reading “Chemistry of love”

How can I meet a scientist?

Unfortunately, it is well established that scientists are in someway distant from society. Thus, the communication between these two worlds seems to be difficult. Fortunately, in the last couple of years, different initiatives started to create a link between science and society. Today I will give you some hints to meet and talk with scientists.Continue reading “How can I meet a scientist?”