Stem Cell Research

Introduction Stem cell research is the field of study aimed at benefiting the human race using stem cells. It is from stem cells that all the other cells of the body develop and differentiate to form specialised cells with specific functions, such as brain cells or blood cells. Under the right conditions, these stem cells … More Stem Cell Research

Irony – and why it’s racist. Wait what? No…. Racism – and why it’s ironic.

So according to many people in my area, white supremacy is still around in South Africa. Yes, many white people are racist (wait… the other races aren’t?) and many white people do feel that they are superior to other races, which I don’t agree with at all. But I struggle to see, how in this … More Irony – and why it’s racist. Wait what? No…. Racism – and why it’s ironic.

Politics – making the future moron-certain

The wise Milton Friedman once said, “If you put the federal government in charge of the Sahara Desert, in 5 years, there’d be a shortage of sand.” Growing up in the “new South Africa”, I have experienced and learnt all about bad governments. Don’t get me wrong, Apartheid was obviously immoral, but the country was … More Politics – making the future moron-certain