What is a virus? How does COVID19 vaccine work? Immunology 101 with Akiko Iwasaki

In-depth interview with Akiko Iwasaki. Akiko was named in the list of 50 Experts to Trust in a Pandemic. The interview is in English. Akiko Iwasaki is the Waldemar Von Zedtwitz Professor in the Department of Immunobiology and a Professor in the Department of Molecular, Cellular, and Developmental Biology at Yale University. She is also a principal investigator at the Howard Hughes Medical Institute.

¨Kike Calvo has done it again! The author who enchanted us all with "The Adventures of Pili" has crafted another’s children’s masterpiece. In “The Richest Hummingbird in the Rain Forest,” Kike shares the endearing tale of Walela and Unicorn, two adorable hummingbirds at the center of a parable that reminds us all of an important life lesson. The illustrations are also superb, lending even greater depth and appreciation to the story. Kudos to Kike!¨ ~Peter Antonucci. Author, Billionaire’s Paradise: Ecstasy at Sea.

As I moved forward in the development of The Adventures of Pili project during 2020 I could not but start wondering if I should change my inner question to what for rather than to why. We have always heard that many creations are born from sickness, grief, pain, and challenges. I had no doubt that art is a process to express emotions.

What is more fascinating than a tool from our ancestors? In Colombia, La Chamba is a piece of pottery to prepare food that has been made there for centuries. Named after its origin, La Chamba, Colombia, this pot has a unique look but also a very unique creation process. Let’s see how La Chamba is created, where it comes from and some different recipes you can make in it!