The science behind car sickness

Car sickness is a type of motion sickness or kinetosis. It was described by Hippocrates, a Greek physician, who wrote: “Sailing on the sea proves that motion disorders the body.” People suffer from car sickness because the brain receives discrepant information. The brain needs time to make a compromise between what the eyes sees andContinue reading “The science behind car sickness”

Women in STEM: Keighley

Ninth episode of Women in STEM. Today we host Keighley, a 4th year PhD candidate working on breast cancer and co-founder of Present Your PhD. Hi @scientifikeighley! Would you like to tell us something about you? Hi! My name is Keighley (kay-lee) and I am a 4th year PhD candidate at Baylor University in Waco,Continue reading “Women in STEM: Keighley”