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2011-10-25 19:00:00

Caroline DeLong, an assistant professor of psychology at Rochester Institute of Technology, is researching object discrimination in goldfish and echolocation in dolphins to bring scientists closer

Robot Helps Researchers Understand Evolution Of Wings
2011-10-18 12:19:29

Scientists from University of California - Berkeley have built a six-legged robot to help gain a better understanding of the evolution of early birds and insects.

2011-10-05 18:47:03

The exceptional strength of certain biological materials is due principally to their complex structure.

2011-09-23 11:59:42

Lianas whose stabilization rings of woody cells heal spontaneously after suffering damage serve as a natural example to bionic experts of self-repairing membranes.

2011-07-30 00:01:02

Advanced Bionics produces implants to restore hearing to the profoundly deaf. The Clinical Research Department uses STATISTICA to analyze the data from their clinical studies.


Word of the Day
bretelles
  • In dressmaking, straps running from the belt in front over the shoulders to the belt in the back, with more or less elaboration of trimming and outline. They usually broaden at the shoulder and narrow toward the waist.
The word 'bretelles' comes from a French word meaning 'braces'.