Here’s a sampling of science you likely missed last week:
What in the hell is parthenogenesis? Those six syllables might end the embryonic stem cell debate for good.
Alcohol intoxication facilitates creative problem solving. Yup
A protein called Jagged-1, sounds like a rough rider, but might actually stimulate bone growth. Click here
Remember epigenomics? Might be a more captivating first year topic now that it can induce pancreatic α-cells to transform to the β-cells. Au revoir, diabeetus?
Pollutants are shrinking British otter penises. concerned about your next beach day?
And on the creepier Brave New World type of news, someone designed a drug to wipe any memory of experiencing pain…