Flies have evolved mechanisms to protect themselves against anoxic stress. By studying mechanisms that flies use to protect themselves against anoxic stress, we may be able to apply those findings to develop therapies that mitigate the damages from lack of oxygen in humans.
In this video, my love letter to the gay-loving gals of the world, I talk about the psychological and emotional benefits of the special bond that exists between many women and gay men that doesn't limit but only enhances our overall capacity to love.
It is assumed that the reason that plus-size women are often BFFs with gay men is that they can't get affection from other men, or even get dates, and that gay men pity them and are using them, giving nothing back. Well, I am one of these women, and those assumptions just don't fit.
Like humans, fruit flies that get intoxicated on alcohol can become addicted and keep drinking regardless of the consequences. indicate this phenomenon will allow us to better understand how alcoholism works.
Ms. Palin displays the kind of anti-intellectualism that fueled Cultural Revolutions all over the world - from China to Cambodia to my own country, where about one million "elitists" have been killed in prisons and labor camps.