Open access Atlas maps out microbial natural products

A new open access database of microbial natural products has launched online. The Natural Products Atlas (NPAtlas) is free to use and contains more than 24,000 chemical structures. The tool is based on Fair data principles, making the information within it easier to search and use in secondary analysis. ‘Despite the fact that we’ve made advancements in a lot of areas of data-driven science, there still isn’t a central repository to record all of the chemistry that’s come from the microbial environment, in a public and open format,’ says the project’s leader Roger Linington,…

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5 Natural Ways to Remove Make Up

Parties, weddings or any special occasion calls for a little makeup. No matter what you wear, a little dab of blush and a stroke of eyeliner or a peppy lip colour can elevate your look from ordinary to glam. While most of us dedicate a good amount of time in applying makeup on our face to perfect our look, we often neglect to remove it after the party. Sure, post party can get very tiresome, but this little mistake can be the cause of your beauty woes in the long…

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