[BREAKING NEWS] Melanin Is Worth $428 A Gram

This is your melanin value update for the year 2019. Melanin, the aromatic biopolymer and organic semiconductor found throughout the living kingdom is currently worth $428 a gram. Gold is today worth $41.39. That means melanin is worth over $380 a gram more than gold. Though the melanin being sold is extracted from the ink … More [BREAKING NEWS] Melanin Is Worth $428 A Gram

[BREAKING NEWS] Melanin is worth $419.00 a gram (Update: Now It Is Worth $428 a gram)

The dollar value of melanin has increased since January of 2018. As of November 2018 melanin is listed as being worth $419.00 a gram (UPDATE: as of January 2019 it is worth $428 a gram.) That represents an increase of $12 in less than a year. A question that comes up is “why is melanin … More [BREAKING NEWS] Melanin is worth $419.00 a gram (Update: Now It Is Worth $428 a gram)

Are You Ready For #RBG100?

The 100th year of Red, Black and Green is rapidly approaching. On August 13th, 2020 the RBG will mark 100 years since it was presented to the world as our flag. Are you ready? This is the time to begin sharing this information. That event will mark a watershed in the world as we know … More Are You Ready For #RBG100?

Melanin Is Worth More Than Gold by Nnamdi Azikiwe #MIWMTG

I’ve decided to document the journey which led to the observation melanin is worth more than gold. The book is titled “Melanin Is Worth More Than Gold: Is This The Era Of The Blessed Generation?” It is my account of events leading to the scientific development melanin is worth more than gold and what has … More Melanin Is Worth More Than Gold by Nnamdi Azikiwe #MIWMTG

The Melanin Stock Symbol

Recently we published a blog post refuting the myth of the melanin stock market. One aspect of that urban legend which stuck is the idea of a melanin stock symbol. We took the legend of a melanin stock market and ran with it. Could a melanin stock market exist? How would the melanin economy function? … More The Melanin Stock Symbol

Choose to Wear Red, Black and Green on August 13, 2018

Marcus Garvey made a powerful choice when he prophesied “We are going to emancipate ourselves from mental slavery, for though others may free the body, none but ourselves can free the mind. Mind is our only ruler; sovereign,” during his speech “The Work That Has Been Done” in October 1937. Bob Marley chose to bring … More Choose to Wear Red, Black and Green on August 13, 2018

Skin Optical Characterization Devices

In July 1973 Cheikh Anta Diop published a paper on the pigmentation of the Ancient Egyptians (Kemetians). In the paper he established melanin levels as a fundamental racial characteristic and that there exist laboratory methods to measure melanin levels for both dead and living beings. One issue presented in opposition to the future study of … More Skin Optical Characterization Devices

Melanin Myths: They Just Keep Coming

We found that there were more than ten myths about melanin. In order to continue tracking the melanin myth machine we decided to create an article documenting the myths as they come to us. Stay tuned. Melanin is only pigment or color Melanin is a chemical. It is an aromatic biopolymer and organic semiconductor. Yes, … More Melanin Myths: They Just Keep Coming

Melanin Myth #10: The Atlanta Child Murders

This is part ten in a ten part series of blog posts addressing myths about melanin. This is one of the stranger myths. It is a claim that the Atlanta Child Murders were a conspiracy to extract either melanin or some other mysterious substance from Black children. True. Children in Atlanta were murdered. True. The … More Melanin Myth #10: The Atlanta Child Murders

Melanin Myth #8: Only People Have Melanin Or Melanin In People Is Different

This is part eight of a ten part series on melanin myths being spread. This myth is a multi part myth and it also shows the complexity involved in the subject of melanin especially when it comes to knowing the truth.  Yes, everyone has melanin (except albinos.) No, Black people are not the only people who have … More Melanin Myth #8: Only People Have Melanin Or Melanin In People Is Different