Are Ticks Turning Predatory?

Are Ticks Turning Predatory?

From one of the planet’s most notorious parasites to a number of cases in which its bite has caused severe damage, join us today as we ask are ticks turning predatory? Number 5 Lee Farmer British professional outdoor instructor Lee Farmer had braved the world’s most dangerous jungles and even climbed Mount Everest. In May…

Chromosome 21 – How accidental inheritance can lead to Downs syndrome

Chromosome 21 – How accidental inheritance can lead to Downs syndrome

Our genetic information, our DNA, is conveniently packaged into little bundles called chromosomes. Humans have 23 pairs of them, 46 altogether. They contain the instructions that the body uses to build itself, the recipe for a human, if you will. Accidentally duplicating copies of the DNA instructions can cause problems later on. That’s what happens…

10 Scariest Diseases in the World

10 Scariest Diseases in the World

Baboon TV Presents 10 Weird Diseases Number Ten: jumping frenchmen disorder The main characteristic is that patients are extremely startled by an unexpected noise or sight. It’s not just twitching when someone sneaks up behind you. Patients with this disorder flail their arms, cry out and repeat words. First identified in some of Maine’s lumberjacks…