One pleasant surprise I had visiting Stockholm was the Nobel Museum. It’s a small museum, and for the sake of time I had originally decided to give it a pass…. 886 more words
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Today is the birthday of Rosalind Franklin, whose pioneering work on X-ray diffraction of DNA was crucial in determining its structure.
What is it?
DNA is the pieces of code we receive from our parents that make us all unique, life’s master plan or blueprint, the molecules that contain information necessary to make up a living being… 245 more words
NEW JERSEY — Fifteen years after they started the mathematical experiment, mathcore band The Dillinger Escape Plan are still calculating infinity.
Trapped in an underground laboratory housing super-calculators the size of four Marshall amplifiers, chief number-cruncher Ben Weinman said, “We’re making good progress. 380 more words