In past years, papers have tried to identify the subset of all genes in a genome that are essential for viability.
Prochlorococcus, which lives in the ocean, may be the most abundant species of life on earth. It produces about 20 percent of the oxygen we breathe.
Sooner or later, onlookers will realize that UCD is actually bankrupt. UCD doesn’t pay its bills, because it can’t.
Public health lecturer James Hamblin at Yale decided to go without showers — for five years!
Around 50 BC Titus Lucretius Carus wrote a long treatise against finding purpose in nature.