Folding Proteins With Machine Learning: AlphaFold

Proteins are the activated form of genetic information. There are approximately 20,000 different types of proteins in the human body. Proteins play many roles such as defense, transport, enzymes and communication. The shape determines the

Biological Optimization: Convergent Evolution

If in the past the human population had been split into 2 separate isolated groups and they began to invent technology, could all 2 groups discover fire or invent the wheel?Probably isolated groups of people

Beauty and Unpredictability From Chaos

Can a butterfly flapping its wings change the fate of a city? Why is it difficult to predict the weather? Why living things behave unpredictably? Why is the stock market risky? Why is there so

Are we living in a black hole

We observe that time is going forward, either if we started to rewind the clock, to the time when galaxies did not form or the sun did not shine. If the universe is expanding, when

Understanding the Genetics of Cultural Evolution with “mem”

Mankind emerged about 300,000 years ago, in a very short period of time, from using stone tools to advancing technology space, so how did this happen? Why aren’t other animals trying to do gene engineering,

How can we create rings similar to Saturn in the world?

When we look at the solar system, we see ring-like structures on many planets. When Galileo studied Saturn, he could not understand exactly what happened.If you look at Saturn with a non-powerful telescope, the rings

What Darwin Never Knew

When we look around, we see many different species, why they are here in this way are tried to be explained by the theory of evolution Theories generally do not satisfy people and are not

Introduction to Genomic Data Science and an example on the transcription factor

Every living organism has its genome in the heart. If the cell is a computer, the genome is the software it executes. If we consider DNA as a cell-operated software, we can also use our

Fight of Science and Art

Are you ready to go on a journey that has been going on for at least 2400 years and will never end? "Nosce te ipsum!" / "Know Thyself". Although there are people who think you

Why do the stars shine and how do thermonuclear weapons work?

En az 2400 yıldır devam eden ve hiçbir zaman da bitmeyecek olan bir yolculuğa çıkmaya hazır mısınız? “Nosce te ipsum!” yani “Kendini bil/Kendini tanı!”, bu sözü ilk defa duyduğunuzu düşünenleriniz olsa da aslında ilk defa