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Life and Death Decisions by Cells, Investigated Under Life-threatening Conditions During WWII

James A. Shapiro | Posted 05.14.2013 | Science
James A. Shapiro

How cells make these signal-influenced choices is a major focus of contemporary, 21st Century research. The truly heroic story of Rita Levi-Montalcini illustrates how dedicated and inspired scientists can address advanced questions in the most difficult of circumstances.

Cell Cognition and Cell Decision-Making

James A. Shapiro | Posted 05.19.2012 | Science
James A. Shapiro

It is common today for molecular, cell and developmental biologists to speak of cells "knowing" and "choosing" what to do under various conditions.

What Happens After Death?

Deepak Chopra | Posted 11.30.2011 | Books
Deepak Chopra

Deepak answers questions from readers of book War of the Worldviews: Science vs. Spirituality by Deepak Chopra and Leonard Mlodinow. Pre-order War ...

Depression, Expectations And The Felt Sense Of Inadequacy

Dr. Gary Trosclair | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Dr. Gary Trosclair

Thompson's research suggests that our thinking is actually enhanced by the sort of rumination that occurs with depression, and that while depression can turn destructive, it originally had an adaptive role.

Cadmium Pollution Kills Human Fetal Sex Organ Cells

Dan Agin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Dan Agin

One of the most insidious pollutants in our environment is the heavy metal element Cadmium. An important new study is the first to report on the effects of Cadmium on human fetal sex organ tissues.