Adam Salyer

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Glorious Biology GIFs Visualize The Secrets To Animal Flight

Seattle-based artist and molecular biologist Eleanor Lutz is turning the natural world into incredible animated GIFs.<p>Seattle-based artist and recent University of Washington graduate Eleanor Lutz has decided to spend a year combining her two passions: design and biology. To bring the two seemingly …

Swedish Scientists Hide Bob Dylan Lyrics in Scholarly Articles

For nearly two decades, a group of Swedish scientists have been amusing one another by seeing who can conceal the most Bob Dylan lyrics in their …

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Superbugs meet their match in rapid genome sequencing

It was the first sign of trouble. Three babies on the special care ward at Rosie Hospital in Cambridge tested positive for the MRSA superbug. Fearing an outbreak of the dangerous organism, managers ordered a deep clean. Staff duly disinfected the ward and went back to work as normal. Four days …

The First Robot Swarm, and Evolution's Misfit

How much difference is there between MP3, CD and 24-bit audio?

Why are we still listening to over-compressed music through low-quality headphones when advances in bandwidth, storage capacity and speakers (not to mention headphones) means we could be listening to high-quality uncompressed audio all the time?<p>Neil Young’s Pono player has spurred a renewed …

100,000 Elephants Killed by Poachers in Just Three Years, Landmark Analysis Finds

Central Africa has lost 64 percent of its elephants in a decade.<p>Ivory-seeking poachers have killed 100,000 African elephants in just three years, according to a new study that provides the first reliable continent-wide estimates of illegal kills. During 2011 alone, roughly one of every twelve …

Adventure. Redefined. | Adventure.com

Day Zero: What does Cape Town’s water crisis mean for travelers?<p>The Caribbean as it used to be: How Montserrat is coming alive again<p>Meet the defiant …

Adventure. Redefined. | Adventure.com

Photographing Britain's wilderness 'hotels' (and the people who use them)<p>A country that doesn't exist: The twilight zone of Transnistria<p>India’s …

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