Welcome, lets start here

Welcome, lets start here

Welcome everybody. In the last years, different fields of knowledge like Biology, Medicine, Astronomy, Material Science or even Gastronomy have undertaken a “molecularization” process in their fields. This has allowed to find new answers and to achieve goals that before remained unmet. This molecular revolution, is the next logic step in the history of science, and sets Chemistry as a key player between basic and applied knowledge. Its not rare anymore to listen to well-known cooks, like Ferran Adria, talking about concepts and techniques previously seen just in a chemical lab…

About me

About me

My name is Joaquin Barjau, Since I was a child I feel passion for science and I have always wanted to develop something new. When somebody asked me what I would like to be when I grow up, I always answered that scientist and doctor. My first birthday presents where plastic dinosaurs, minerals and G.I. Joes. Probably something that I really desired was that microbiology set that never arrived because my mother thought that lens would deteriorate my sight. I decided to study chemistry without knowing what I was really…

How sugar affects your health

How sugar affects your health

Sometimes you realize it is time to say goodbye. It might cause pain, you might not be prepared, but you know in the long term that relationship is going to hurt you. This is the case of sugar. Here we will see why it is not just energy for the brain and why it is so harmful. Obviously, it is a polemic topic, and the sugar lobby wants you to see it as a nutrition source and to keep on eating it daily, of course, their business is at risk. Sugar plantations…