The best of the best in the Brazilian Infographic industry

A celebration of brazilian press infographic, made by Visual Loop, brings together 50 amazing examples of infographic of various subjects published in magazines and newspapers. The topics include History, Health, Economy, Biology and more. It’s a way to honor the…Read more
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Classic scientific papers illustrations

A classic is a classic. However, it is difficult to define what makes something a real classic, though. Some may say it is the expression of truth and beauty, with a certain universal appeal. Something that makes connections with other…Read more
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Synthetic biology funding

Public sector funding of synthetic biology projects is rising each year, and the numbers from the “U.S. Trends in Synthetic Biology Research Funding” report show an explosion of resources coming from DARPA since 2010. No doubt this is a strategic area of…Read more
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How scientists fool themselves

Bias and cognitive fallacies. These are the most dangerous traps that a scientist should avoid. The journal Nature published a must-read article entitled “How Scientists Fool Themselves – and How They Can Stop“, and it brings a nice infographic that should be printed…Read more
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Antioxidants promote cancer progression

Oxidative stress is bad because it can damage DNA and this is a way into cell transformation and cancer, and because antioxidants can protect cells from oxidative stress, they are good for people with cancer, right? Well, not exactly. A…Read more
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