October 6, 2016

Summoned by screams

Come into my parlour THE botanical kingdom is rife with deceivers. Carrion flowers mimic the smell of rotten meat in order to attract scavenging beetles and […]
October 5, 2016

Elevated intelligence

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October 5, 2016

The 2016 Nobel prize for chemistry goes to three nanotechnologists

BIGGER is not always better. Anyone who doubts that has only to look at the explosion of computing power that has marked the past half-century. This […]
October 4, 2016

The 2016 Nobel prize for physics goes to three unexpected recipients

YOU cannot have half a hole. That is the essence of topology, a branch of geometry which deals in “invariants”, such as holes, that can exist […]