Outsmarted by Bacteria?

Antibiotics revolutionised medicine by providing accessible, non-invasive means of combating previously untreatable and often highly contagious infectious diseases. These agents have been in use for more than 70 years and saved countless lives. However, their use was associated with a rapid development of resistant bacterial strains rendering many of antibiotics ineffective. First cases of ineffective […]

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Synaesthesia

Imagine a world where you taste words, where sounds have distinctive shapes and observing touch to a stranger would feel like a real touch on your own body. Although it might sound like a trailer of an upcoming sci-fi film, these extraordinary experiences are not fictional at all. In fact, these are pretty typical sensations […]

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