Thunderstorm Asthma, Slow Growth and Looking to the Nervous System for Answers

With more than 235 million asthma sufferers worldwide, researchers are working to understand rare triggers, such as thunderstorms, study the impact of common asthma drugs on children’s growth rate, and open new treatment approaches, including the nervous...

City Lights Seen From Space Resemble Neurons

Infinity Imagined (over at tumblr) found strange but visually compelling similarities between man-made cities and neurons by juxtaposing images of cities as seen from the International Space Station and of neurons. In the comparison above, an unidentified city center...