Daily Archives: October 28, 2016

Life emerged from oil

One approach to understanding the origin of life has been to construct chemical models of the cell. To represent the primitive cell membrane, researchers use various molecular assemblies. Among them, the “giant vesicle”, a micrometer-sized hollow structure

Cerebellar disruptions and neurodevelopmental disabilities

The cerebellum (“little brain”) is a part of the brain that is located in the back of the skull, dorsally to the brain stem, below the cerebrum, and above the spinal cord. The cerebellum consists of two

Mental health costs within the Alberta criminal justice system

We know that there is a relationship between mental illness and crime. We know less about the cost of mental health services as a proportion of all costs within the criminal justice system.  In the absence of

How the indoor slippers affect our feet?

Open-toe mule slippers are popular footwear worn at home especially by older women. They are light in weight and convenient to wear. Nevertheless improper footwear and/or slippers may lead to foot pain and deformity, and even increase