Connecting Microsoft's Kinect system to an electronic cockroach interface could create insects capable of mapping out collapsed buildings and other dangerous areas
Posted by mikedehaan 170 days ago (http://www.decodedscience.com)
This article explains how the Drake Equation predicts how many alien civilizations the SETI Institute might detect; and how other approaches would need different equations for their projects.
A nearby solar system is packed with up to seven planets including three "super-Earths" that may be capable of supporting life, say scientists.
Posted by gilbertdarcel 170 days ago (http://www.bbc.co.uk)
Plants have a built-in capacity to do maths, which helps them regulate food reserves at night, research suggests. UK scientists say they were "amazed" to find an example of such a sophisticated arith
Posted by vicki 170 days ago (http://www.telegraph.co.uk)
Plants carry out arithmetic calculations each night to prevent them starving before dawn, scientists have discovered for the first time.
Posted by vicki 172 days ago (http://news.discovery.com)
Our draw to explore the universe may stem from the stunning satellite.
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