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How COVID Might Sow Chaos in the Brain

How COVID Might Sow Chaos in the Brain

How COVID Might Sow Chaos in the Brain Gary Stix “Brain fog” is not a formal medical descriptor. But it aptly describes an inability to think clearly that can turn up in multiple sclerosis, cancer or chronic fatigue. Recently, the condition has grabbed headlines because of reports that it afflicts those recovering from COVID-19. …

What’s Brewing in a Beer Is Startling Complexity

What’s Brewing in a Beer Is Startling Complexity

What’s Brewing in a Beer Is Startling Complexity Maddie Bender Given its 13,000-year history, one might assume we’d have beer figured out by now. But recent research examines the bubbly liquid’s composition with unprecedented focus, singling out a new quality-control measure. Beer contains three complex organic ingredients: grain, hops and yeast. Throughout the…