Iryna Navolnieva

A new era: immunotherapy for lung cancer proved to be more effective than chemotherapy

A new era: immunotherapy for lung cancer proved to be more effective than chemotherapy

The study, which Ukraine participated in, was among the top five at the ASCO-2018 International Congress in Chicago.The annual congress of the…

Magic trick gone wrong: PLOS One retracted an article on homeopathy

Magic trick gone wrong: PLOS One retracted an article on homeopathy

In what way pseudoscience is disguising itself as a science and what to do about it.Researchers, scientists, and popular exponents…

“Night owls”: the later you go to bed, the sooner you die

“Night owls”: the later you go to bed, the sooner you die

Researchers advise employers to show some mercy to enthusiasts of nightlife and to adapt the work schedule to meet their needs.

Drink less booze: researchers revised alcohol consumption rate

Drink less booze: researchers revised alcohol consumption rate

The Lancet has published global study results as to the dangers of alcohol abuse.Unsettling news for those, who like…

It’s all about eyebrows: what made us who we are

It’s all about eyebrows: what made us who we are

Archaeologists at York University have published an article in Nature Ecology and Evolution about the role of brow ridges in human evolution

Prodigal movie: Ukraine’s first scientific movie returned to Kyiv

Prodigal movie: Ukraine’s first scientific movie returned to Kyiv

The copy of movie about Darwin’s Theory of Evolution was found in the Tokyo National Museum of Modern Art, Japan.Ukrainian full-length popular-science…

Article about CRISPR-induced mutations was retracted from Nature

Article about CRISPR-induced mutations was retracted from Nature

Authors of the article stating that CRISPR gene-editing technology causes thousands of unexpected off-target effects reported that study results may have been…

Killer mice: rodents threaten the largest colony of albatrosses

Killer mice: rodents threaten the largest colony of albatrosses

Population of Laysan albatrosses in Midway Atoll is rapidly declining due to mice.The Midway Atoll National Wildlife Refuge and Battle…

Calories vs Alzheimer: how to save brain having changed your diet

Calories vs Alzheimer: how to save brain having changed your diet

Dietary restrictions help to reduce the risk of neurodegenerative diseases.The team of researchers from Los Angeles have published an

Back side of the world: TOP 5 amazing neurological abnormalities

Back side of the world: TOP 5 amazing neurological abnormalities

Lilac orgasm, moody hands, partial world, and other dangerous tricks played by human brain.Human brain controls almost all the events inside human…

Примхливі нервові клітини: нейрони все-таки не відновлюються

Temperamental nerve cells: nevertheless, neurons are nonrecoverable

Researchers that have studied human hippocampal tissues found no new neurons there.Even as we were struggling to come to…