Norway’s Nobel laureates take up the fight against Alzheimer’s Developing an effective treatment for Alzheimer’s disease is the long-term goal of a new national research centre in Norway. Nobel laureates Edvard Moser and May-Britt Moser will lead the K. G. Jebsen Centre for Alzheimer’s Disease, aimed at determining how Alzheimer’sContinue Reading

Instagram makes it easier to exercise People who followed researchers’ motivational posts on Instagram got more enjoyment out of their training sessions. Just a couple of minutes over the course of four weeks was enough to make a difference. Exercising can be a chore. We know it’s good for us,Continue Reading

algae     Single-celled organisms, once considered plants (they aren’t). As aquatic organisms, they grow in water. Like green plants, they depend on sunlight to make their food. aquatic     An adjective that refers to water. aquifer     Rock that can contain or transmit groundwater. biodegrade     (adj. biodegradable) To break down into simpler materials, based on the activityContinue Reading