Posts Tagged ‘ science ’

Skin graft

Jacques-Louis Reverdin, a Swiss surgeon, was the first to successfully perform a skin graft–now referred to as a pinch graft–on a human being, in 1869.


Missing gravity

The area of the Hudson Bay in Canada has less gravity than the rest of the world. This article explains how.

Ig Nobel Prize

Donald Unger performed a 60-year long project investigating whether arthritis of the fingers can occur as a result of knuckle cracking by cracking the knuckles of his left hand but not his right hand every day. He won an Ig Nobel Prize for it.

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