Google maps for tissues
BigStitcher can visualize on screen the previously imaged samples in any level of detail desired, but it can also do much more.
5 Aug 2019 ⋅ Nature Methods
Barn owls may hold key to navigation and location
Saptarshi Das and his team have created an electronic circuit that can slow down the input signals and determine the coincidence point, mimicking the working of the barn owl brain.
1 Aug 2019 ⋅ Nature Communications
Supercomputers use graphics processors to solve longstanding turbulence question
Advanced simulations have solved a problem in turbulent fluid flow that could lead to more efficient turbines and engines.
25 Jul 2019 ⋅ Journal of Fluid Mechanics
Automated system generates robotic parts for novel tasks
When designing actuators involves too many variables for humans to test by hand, this system can step in.
12 Jul 2019 ⋅ Science Advances
Discovery of a ‘holy grail’ with the invention of universal computer memory
A new type of computer memory which could solve the digital technology energy crisis has been invented and patented by scientists from Lancaster University in the UK.
20 Jun 2019 ⋅ Scientific Reports