Caffeine and Alzheimer’s Disease

April 22, 2011

Almost as if by some miracle, the caffeine present in coffee can reduce drowsiness and it can increase our state of wakefulness.  But the caffeine found in coffee and elsewhere (soft drinks, dark chocolate, tea etc.) is also the subject in … Continued

Learning from the Large Hadron Collider

April 7, 2011

You may often wonder about how the things around you work.  How does a car engine work?  How do cells carry out their functions?  Why does the tide rise and fall?  Safely, most of us will agree that research is … Continued