Archive: 06/14/2007

Casting the molecular net

Scientists at the Samuel Lunenfeld Research Institute of Mount Sinai Hospital (Canada), European Molecular Biology Laboratory (Germany), and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (USA) have created a new computational method ...

Jun 14, 2007 3 / 5 (1) 0

Emulsion with a round-trip ticket

Oil and water are not miscible. However, it is possible to combine both into an emulsion in which they act as a unit—for example, in creams, body lotion, milk, or mayonnaise. In these substances, one of the two liquids ...

Jun 14, 2007 4.6 / 5 (7) 0

Pendulum Finds Virtual Soulmate

What's nerdier than creating an online avatar that fights dragons and raids strongholds? Creating a virtual pendulum that you can sync up to your real-life pendulum. Leave it to physicists to do just that, resulting in a ...

Jun 14, 2007 3.5 / 5 (10) 0