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It is yet to be discovered by scientists. But there is a new study that finds that brain cells called astrocytes supply the urge to sleep by releasing adenosine a chemical known to have sleep-inducing effects. The chemical accumulates in the brain during waking hours, eventually helping to stimulate the unique patterns of brain activity that occur during ...


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You are correct that cats consume a lot of protein, and it's safe to assume a large share of this is broken down to amino acids, which are then oxidized to produce energy. But amino acids in general are not catabolized via glucose; instead, they are converted into compounds that feed into the TCA cycle via other biochemical routes. Almost every of the 20 ...


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What I think would be a rough estimate (ignoring the physical/thermal requirements for diamond creation) TL;DR -- It's about 68W/m2 given the caveats below. Also: Disclaimer: This is the best way I could think of to figure it out. It is a rough estimate only, and your level of desired precision will introduce more complicated calculations than the ones ...



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