Here is episode 2 of our Podcast, where we talk drugs, artists, and suicide following the recent suicide of Linkin Park’s Chester Bennington. See a statement by Linkin Park here. You can find a list of suicide helplines worldwide here.  

Drugs, Artists and Suicide – The ScientiFix Podcast Ep. 2


Hi everyone! After quite a long hiatus while Laurens and I sorted our lives out, including finishing our PhDs (!!!), we are back with the launch of a new form of content for The ScientiFix: a podcast! That’s right! Starting from today, you can listen to the sweet, sweet sound […]

Launch of The ScientiFix Podcast!


    Dear readers,   As you may have noticed, we did not post any new articles since quite a while now. This is mostly because we are a small team and are currently trying to make a living to continue to do the work we love. We hope this […]

Taking some time off



In this study, Molyneaux and colleagues found that obese women had significantly higher odds of experiencing depression during their pregnancy (antenatal depression) than normal weight women. However, this was not related to particular dietary patterns, or to inadequate or excessive weight gain during pregnancy.

Obese Women have Higher Odds of Antenatal Depression than Normal ...





Science has received extensive coverage by the media, and this is not always a good thing. Many scientists have already warned about false beliefs that came from misinterpretation or bad vulgarisation of science. This time, John Oliver took a swing at the issue on Last Week Tonight, where he covers […]

John Oliver Takes On “Scientific” Studies