Tag Archives: Life

Max Fine Spent His Life Trying to Create a Better Health-Care System – The Nation

A protest for health-care justice outside New York City’s barricaded Trump Tower in 2017. (AP / Michael Nigro) Thank you for signing up. For more from The Nation, check out our latest issue. Subscribe now for as little as $ 2 a month! Support Progressive Journalism The Nation is reader supported: Chip in $ 10… Read More »

Scientists bring dead pig brains to life

A bizarre Frankenstein-style experiment has breathed life into the brains of pigs four hours after death. Scientists in the US restored circulation and cellular activity in 32 pig brains obtained from a meat-packing plant. While there was no evidence of reawakening awareness or consciousness, the revitalised brains were said to be “cellularly active”. The study… Read More »