Study Finds that Nanoparticle Commonly Added in Food has Adverse Effects on Gut Microbiota

Anahita Kodali, Medical Sciences, News, Summer 2020 Figure 1: Wrigley’s, a popular brand of gum, contains E171. Other brands containing the additive include Trident, Pur, and EPIC. Image Credit: Wikimedia Commons   Food directly impacts people’s weight and health.  One indisputable factor that contributes to weight gain is the number … Continue reading

Dream a Little Dream

Maddie Brown, Biological Sciences, Spring 2020 Figure 1: The red box encloses an EEG reading of the brain during REM sleep. EEG measures the electrical activity of the brain. When car drives by in the middle of the night as you’re peacefully sleeping, why doesn’t the sound of a … Continue reading