Necy Mae de Guzman

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A Visual Guide to Antibiotic Resistance

The growing threat of drug resistant bacteria appears fairly frequently in the news, with the latest moment of crisis centered around one patient in …

Bacteria found in female upper reproductive tract, once thought sterile: Researchers also uncover a trend toward a distinct bacterial profile in women with ovarian cancer

Researchers also uncover a trend toward a distinct bacterial profile in women with ovarian cancer<p>They're inside our gut, on the skin, and in the …

Cancer

Everything we know about how wolves became dogs

Tens of thousands of years ago, before the internet, before the Industrial Revolution, before literature and mathematics, bronze and iron, before the advent of agriculture, early humans formed an unlikely partnership with another animal—the grey wolf. The fates of our two species became braided …

Inspired by Genius: How a Mathematician Found His Way

<i>From</i> <i>Quanta Magazine</i> <i>(</i><i>find original story here</i><i>).</i><p>For the first 27 years of his life, the mathematician Ken Ono was a screw-up, a disappointment and a …

Indonesian Coconut Rice with Chicken and Zucchini

<i>Luscious</i> is the word for this Indonesian version of chicken and rice. Coconut milk spiced with cumin and coriander cooks into the rice and sauces the …

Zucchini

Chicken Katsu

For Roy Choi, these crispy egg-and-<i>panko</i>-coated chicken cutlets, generally made with pork in Japan, represent something major. “People think frying …

Juicy and Tender Poached Chicken With Watercress and Miso Dressing Recipe

Poached chicken may not be as popular as fried, roasted, and braised chicken, but when it's done correctly, its tenderness and juiciness are unmatched. Served with a bright, flavorful dressing like this miso vinaigrette, it makes an easy, light, clean-tasting dinner or lunch.<p>Why It Works<p>Starting …

Crispy Pan Fried Honey Garlic Chicken #Recipe

<b>Ingredients</b><p>6 tbs honey<br>3 tbs soy sauce<br>3 tbs brown sugar<br>3 tsp vinegar<br>2 tsp sesame oil<br>4 garlic cloves, minced<br>½ cup flour<br>1 tsp salt<br>1 tsp garlic powder<br>2 …

Orange Teriyaki Salmon

20 Minute Orange Teriyaki Salmon. Salmon filets pan fried and topped with an orange teriyaki glaze. A quick and easy weeknight meal!<p>I love super easy …

Seafood

Zika Discoverer Tells Of 'Human Bait,' Draws Monkeys In Overlooked Archive

Back in 1947, Alexander John Haddow made a discovery that didn't seem particularly important.<p>He was part of a team doing research on yellow fever in Uganda, and he identified a new virus that was making a monkey in his lab sick.<p>He named the virus Zika, after the Zika forest where his lab was …

Public Health

Cure-all vaccine? Scientists trick immune system to attack viruses - and cancer cells

Vaccines have long come in handy in preventing viral infections, but now German scientists say they can also fool our immune system into going after …

Study: Antibiotics Kill Gut Bacteria, Stop Growth of New Brain Cells

Our lives are intertwined with microbes. These creatures have developed a symbiotic relationship with the plants and animals of this Earth, evolving …

Microbiology

Here Are Four Exciting Ways To Make Baked Chicken

EASY BREEZY!<p><b>Pesto Chicken Bake</b><br>Inspired by this recipe.<p><b>INGREDIENTS</b><p>3–4 chicken breasts<p>Salt and pepper to taste<p>4–6 Tbsp. basil pesto<p>1–2 Roma tomatoes, sliced<p>1–2 cups mozzarella cheese<p><b>PREPARATION</b><p>1. Preheat oven to 400˚F/200˚C.<p>2. Place chicken breast in a baking dish. Season chicken with salt and pepper …

Cooking

Top 10 new species include a bizarre array of wonders

<b>From a spectacularly weird anglerfish to the largest carnivorous sundew plant seen in the New World, this list of novel new species gives hope that</b> …

Zoology

Antibiotics’ side-effects include immune disease and fewer brain cells

Killing gut microbes that keep immune system in line may have far reaching effects.<p>In some situations, antibiotics are lifesavers. In others, …

Medicine

Does Honey Go Bad?

Sometimes while browsing the grocery story we'll pick up an item we know we'll be out of soon, only to open the new one before using up the old one. …

Vietnamese Caramel Chicken

<i>Caramel chicken – the easiest and most delicious Asian chicken dish ever with sticky, sweet and savory caramel sauce. Ready in 20 mins!</i><p>This …

Time I

Tres Leches Cake

3.5 / 5 ()<p><i>Did you make this recipe?</i><p><b>Yield:</b> 12 servings<p><b>Prep:</b><p>1 hour<p><b>Cook:</b><p>20 minutes<p><b>Total:</b><p>8 hours<p>This Tres Leches Cake recipe is simple, easy and …

Dessert

Scientists Discover How To “Switch On” Immune Cells

Health and Medicine Photo credit: Macrophages are white blood cells that engulf invading pathogens. Juan Gaertner/ShutterstockThe human immune system …

Immune System

A Chess Grandmaster Shares a Remarkably Effective Trick for Solving Any Problem | Inc.com

How do <i>you</i> go about solving problems?<p>My father grew up playing chess in his native Philippines, where the game is hugely popular. He became fairly skilled, and even won a few tournaments after immigrating to the U.S. Of course he was eager to teach me, his firstborn son, the rules of the game.<p>This …

New York City

You can play a free video game to help scientists understand how our brains age

Video games are hardly just for fun anymore: Science has shown that some games can be tools that improve learning abilities (paywall) and problem solving (pdf). Now, researchers from the University College London and Alzheimers Research UK have created a game that collects data about players’ …

Dementia

Dreaming brain rhythms lock in memories

<b>Disrupting brain activity in sleeping mice, specifically during the rapid eye movement (REM) phase, can stop the animals remembering things they learned that day, a study suggests.</b><p>It is the clearest evidence to date that REM sleep is critical for memory.<p>By switching off certain brain cells, the …

Sleep

Is Zika How Humanity Ends?

Are humans special?<p>The answer to this question naturally depends on the context. If you ask whether we're special in comparison to the rest of life …

A Harvard scientist has warned the Rio Olympics could spark a 'full blown global health disaster'

Since the Zika virus was first identified in Brazil in May 2015, the disease's spread through Latin America has been declared a health emergency by the World Health Organisation and the number of suspected cases in Rio is the highest of any state in the country.<p>The continued presence of the virus …

‘It’s a whole new world of weird stuff’: This strange cell could challenge a basic rule of biology

Life on Earth used to be simple.<p>Once upon a time, every organism on the planet was a single, simple cell. Scientists call them prokaryotes. They are about as basic as a living thing can be — just little balloons of DNA and protein, with no grander goals in life than to swim around, eat and …

Biology

The Cognitive Science Behind Repeating Mistakes

Being constantly late, losing your phone, spending too much money, dating the same inadvisable people—these are all errors that human beings make over and over again. But it has more to do with how the brain is wired than with a lack of discipline. In attempting to understand where we went wrong, …

What Kind of Introvert Are You?

Are you an introvert? It depends on which book you read.<p>Here's a sampling of the various conceptualizations of introversion in pop culture …

Mozzarella-Stuffed Garlic Bombs

Garlic knots may be the best part of picking up a pie at the neighborhood pizza joint. Their fragrant smell wafts throughout the pizzeria making it …

Best Cinnamon Toast Ever

To say we look fondly back on the cinnamon-sugar toast of our youth would be an understatement. The easy combo of soft white bread smothered in …

Breastfeeding is good for yet another reason, researchers discover

Antibodies in breast milk help shape newborns' immune systems

Immune System