Evolution Metallic Frame

Snuck into the big hall down the corridor today for a quick nap before the next lecture. Five minutes into my beauty sleep, I am woken by the incoming students. I think to myself, “I should have chosen a different room to nap”. But then, it’s a big room and I’m snuggly placed in the top corner, away from the glares of the students and more importantly the line of…

Cannabis As A Medicine…Now They Get It?!

Okay, so finally there is something worth writing about. A lecture by a resident research fellow was on cannabis (yaaay!!) but wait… it gets even better, the talk is on its medicinal properties.  How enlightening. In America, cannabis has been treated like that kid you never take notice of because you think he’s up to no good. Maybe that’s why cannabis was quick to be grouped with heroine as a…

My Schedule Needs Organizing…

Its been a couple of weeks now that I’ve noticed how twisted my daily schedule has become. Between lectures, term papers and parties, my entire focus seems to have been divided between the first and the third. End result – its close to submission time and I still haven’t got a proper synopsis jotted down for my paper. Oh the tragedy of it all!! Now I’m not gonna deny that…

Evolution Metallica – An Academic Look

Since I last wrote on this subject, I have had the time to reflect on the aspect of evolution, bone structure and why or why not animals could exhibit a metallic skeleton in a different time and space. So, here are my thoughts. First off, there is a need to establish the differences that our bone structure has in comparison to an equivalent metallic structure, but purely in terms of…

Cannabis And Painkiller Medications – A Good Cocktail For Alzheimer’s?

There has been massive research done in the field of palliative medications for Alzheimer’s and neurogenerative disorders, and one common element that seems to be working in most of these cases is cannabis. Now, the THC component in cannabis has been approved by the FDA for treating nausea in cancer patients from chemo as well as anorexia for AIDS patients. Also, taking cue from lifestyles and palliative strategies from the…