Then there would have been the added disadvantage of the white complexion

It is not an unbearably unpleasant complexion when it keeps to itself, but when it comes into competition with masses of brown and black the fact is betrayed that it is endurable only because we are used to it. Nearly all black and brown skins are beautiful, but a beautiful white skin is rare. How… More Then there would have been the added disadvantage of the white complexion

Melanin is worth $353 a gram (update—now it is $ 459.00 a gram)

Melanin is not just pigment or color. It is an aromatic biopolymer and organic semiconductor worth more than gold, silver, platinum, palladium and rhodium.… More Melanin is worth $353 a gram (update—now it is $ 459.00 a gram)