July 1, 2019 11:42 PM Subscribe
Deer antlers are a 'controlled' form of bone cancer growth - "Deer can completely regenerate an organ. No other mammal has that ability." (Science! ;)
- Why plants don't die from cancer - "Critically, unlike animal cells, almost all plant cells are able to create new cells of whatever type the plant needs."
- Space station mold survives 200 times the radiation dose that would kill a human - "The researchers fired 'stupid amounts' of radiation, Cortesão says—much more than encountered on a Mars-bound spaceship (0.6 gray per year) or on the surface of Mars (0.2 gray per year). The gray is a measure of the amount of absorbed radiation energy."
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