Discovery of DNA
The first person to explore the field of heredity was Johann Gregor Mendel (1822-1884). This Augustinian friar of St. Thomas’ Abbey in Brno carried out hybridisation experiments on differently colored varieties of pea plants during the second half of the 19th century. Using crossbreeding, he observed hereditary traits (colour of seeds, flowers and immature pods, shape of seeds and pods, plant height, and flower position) to prove that heredity is real.
Uncover your potential
Exercise plays a vital role in maintaining a healthy lifestyle. Heard that one before? That may be because it’s simply true and moving your body is one of the keys to feeling good. Exercise is proven to have a beneficial effect on your mental well-being. Just 30 minutes of daily exercise will make a huge difference to your life.