Archive: 07/24/2013

One Europe or many?

As attention on the economic differences between European countries continue following the Great Recession, the European Social Survey reveals significant differences in moral and social attitudes too.

dateJul 24, 2013 in Social Sciences
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Aussie algae fuel green oil hope

Newly trialled native algae species provide real hope for the development of commercially viable fuels from algae, a University of Queensland scientist has found.

dateJul 24, 2013 in Biotechnology
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Tweeting is not revolutionary, Humphreys says

Users of Twitter and other social media receive criticism for broadcasting mundane things about their lives, but a Cornell researcher says the idea of chronicling everyday life for a broader audience is not novel โ€“ though ...

dateJul 24, 2013 in Internet
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Computer can infer rules of the forest

A forest full of rabbits and foxes, a bubbling vat of chemical reactants, and complex biochemical circuitry within a cell are, to a computer, similar systems: Many scenarios can play out depending on a fixed ...

dateJul 24, 2013 in Materials Science
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