Google Trends shows Melanin as a worldwide term of interest is presently at an all time high. The aromatic biopolymer and organic semiconductor found in human hair, skin and eyes in addition to animal fur, feathers and scales is presently worth more than gold. Melanin is extracted from the ink of sepia officinalis, the common… More Melanin Rising: May 2020
The rising tide of melanin against the melanin challenged inferiority complex is causing a shift in human consciousness. We know this because of a few well placed facts. Lothrop Stoddard, Harvard University graduate,historian, journalist, eugenicist, Klansman, and political theorist is most notable for a book he wrote entitled “The Rising Tide of Color Against White World-supremacy.”… More Melanin Rising
The phrase: “If you have no confidence in self you are twice defeated in the race of life. With confidence you have won even before you have started” is a quote from Marcus Garvey in his book the Philosophy and Opinions of Marcus Garvey. It is one of the most widely known quotes by him.… More Marcus Garvey: “With confidence you have won even before you have started.”
Update: Since we first began documenting facts about melanin the number of scholarly articles has increased. In two three years’ time the number has increased by over 89,000 articles. That is almost 30,000 articles a year. The growth apparently is due to articles which were published at some time in the past being added to Google… More FACT: There are over 176,000 scholarly articles with the word “MELANIN” in them.
Melanin moleculeClick here for the Google Patent results for the word “melanin.”