About the world crumbling. Things got tough. People suffered. Economy of some nation's crumble...and lots more. (M, 28) The virus spread uncontrolled, bodies piled up. Company’s closed down. People becoming desperate and violence increasing. (F, 37) Lara Croft: Tomb Raider, the Cradle of Life. (F, 55) Animals start contracting the virus and then it goes back to humans in which it turns far worse and kills 90% of the world's population and becomes kind of an apocalypse. (M, 52) I have dreams of the world ending, people going crazy and in all the turmoil im trying to get my older children home safely and they can't get home. (F, 50) I was homeless, hungry and scared. Everyone in the world was sick, it was coronavirus mutated and turned everyone into zombies. They were trying to kill me by touching me. I had no way to survive even if I avoided being touched. Woke up just before I died of hunger sickness. Been having very weird dreams lately. (M, 18) Normal life? It can feel hard to … [Read more...] about Common Themes in Dreams About the Pandemic
Of particular interest were a set of genes that were related to gene transcription, translation, and regulation. These are important because the genetic material in an individual needs to be copied and transcribed into every new cell as the body grows and repairs itself. You can conceptualize this as requiring an internal Xerox machine for genetic material. If the glass plate on the Xerox machine becomes dirty over time, it will affect the accuracy of copies—and when it comes to genetic material, will ultimately affect how well the new cells can function. Successive bad copies of genetic material can result in new cells malfunctioning and ultimately a shortened life span, while good copies allow the body to keep chugging along. … [Read more...] about Why Do Some Dogs Have Extremely Long Lifespans?