Evolutionary biology suggests explanations for the natural and remote origins of cooperation, as well as the cognitive revolution associated with the emergence of our species and the social organization that characterizes it. This monograph is open to the submission of papers on social human structures, based on the biological bases of cooperation. Deadline: 31 October 2021.
The COVID-19 has highlighted the connection between different species and the ecosystems in which they live. One Health is conceptualized as the idea that the health of humans, other animals, and ecosystems are interdependent. Metode SSJ is open to contributions that analyse the challenges facing the concept of One Health. Deadline for submission: 15 January 2022.
Drylands, places where rainfall covers less than 60% of the water that evaporates, are key to maintaining and sustaining our planet. New Metode Science Studies Journal call for papers on drylands. Deadline for submission: 31 October 2021.
Vaccine development takes a long time, often more than fifteen years. The SARS-CoV-2 pandemic has accelerated the process in record time. This race has only just begun and there is much to be learned in the near future.
The Swedish Academy has awarded Roger Penrose, Reinhard Genzel, and Andrea Ghez the Nobel Prize in Physics. What is behind this shared award? When did the debate on black holes start? An analysis by Manel Perucho.
The role of the victim assigned to Rosalind Franklin in the legend of the double helix should not overshadow her brilliant contributions, which are often ignored when her scientific career is outlined.
Despite all the achievements in such a short period of time, we must stress that obtaining a drug capable of inhibiting any of the proteases in SARS-CoV-2, or any other pathogenic agent, is a long and complex process that requires the participation of different branches of science.