### How chickens walk holds clues to how they spread disease

Plotting on a grid just how a chicken walks may one day give farmers more insight into how best to protect their flock from non-airborne pathogens that can also hurt their profit.

Plotting on a grid just how a chicken walks may one day give farmers more insight into how best to protect their flock from non-airborne pathogens that can also hurt their profit.

Oct 19, 2015
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Mathematics

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Five months after his remarkable life ended in a crash on a New Jersey highway, Princeton University is paying tribute to John Nash, the Nobel Prize-winning mathematician remembered by colleagues for his brilliance and by ...

Oct 18, 2015
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Mathematics

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What if software could steer a car back on track if the driver swerves on ice? Or guide a prosthesis to help a shaky stroke patient smoothly lift a cup?

Oct 07, 2015
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Hi Tech & Innovation

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A new study by a UCLA-led team of scholars and law enforcement officials suggests the answer is yes. A mathematical model they devised to guide where the Los Angeles Police Department should deploy officers, led to substantially ...

Oct 07, 2015
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Mathematics

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The idea of introducing a novel gene into a few individuals that then spreads through an entire population sounds like a premise for science fiction. And yet fiction can be prophetic.

Oct 02, 2015
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Biotechnology

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Water, soup, wet paint and other liquids often leave stains as they dry. They include "coffee rings" from dried coffee droplets, soup stains on the dining table, and the patterns salted snowmelt lays down on the pavement. ...

Sep 29, 2015
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Condensed Matter

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SuMo Biomaterials is a VINN Excellence centre at Chalmers with 35 research groups, seven participating companies and the institute SP Food and Bioscience. The centre is funded equally by Vinnova, the industry and Chalmers. ...

Sep 15, 2015
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Mathematics

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The next time someone accuses you of making an irrational decision, just explain that you're obeying the laws of quantum physics.

Sep 14, 2015
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Quantum Physics

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A new video game from Abertay University students and University of St Andrews scientists is taking on humanity's oldest disease, tuberculosis.

Aug 27, 2015
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Software

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Given that advanced mathematical training is critical for helping to solve some of the most challenging questions about the brain works, why are there so few mathematical neuroscientists?

Aug 21, 2015
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Mathematics

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