One of the advantages we have in our study of nature is our ability to observe an entire “unpolluted” universe.
Nickel is an essential element in the human body, but too much is toxic. Here’s another element our planet had to provide.
It’s intriguing that life as we know it depends on a seemingly un-natural distribution of minerals.
Elemental zinc pulls together multiple themes that biologist Michael Denton writes about in his new book.
According to Erika DeBenedictis, “one of the big limitations of biology are the basic building blocks themselves.”