Tag: science

Can Hummingbirds Get Diabetes?

Do you or somebody you know deal with high blood sugar problems? For people dealing with diabetes this can be a huge issue. But there is an animal that has apparently solved this problem. Hummingbirds drink up to 5 times their body weight in sweet, sugary flower nectar. That’s like someone drinking 68 liters of…

By Jose Scott November 19, 2019 10

Diabetes, Insulin aur Hum

Oh no! This shirt would get dirty. Dude! you know what you are doing, right? Dr. Conscience (PhD in condescension) Now what is your problem? I think you have forgotten! Might have to remind you. *to the audience* You listen as well! The issue is, that everything we eat is mostly composed of 3 major…

By Jose Scott November 16, 2019 16

A Scientifically Accurate, Life-Sized Dinosaur Model

At some point, we’ve all wondered what dinosaurs actually looked like – especially their color patterns. Were they solid? Striped? Dappled? Covered in polka-dots? Many people thought we could never know for sure, but research published this week revealed what might be the most accurate dinosaur reconstruction ever made… And it’s particularly well-camouflaged for life…

By Jose Scott November 13, 2019 100

The Extreme Challenges of Ultramarathons

Nick Tiller has been competing in ultra marathons for about 10 years They aren’t easy. It’s going to be pain in the muscles pain in the joints. It’s going to be gastrointestinal distress, It’s going to be blisters on the feet. It’s going to be chafing. It’s going to be heat. It’s gonna be dehydration.…

By Jose Scott November 9, 2019 0