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Developing Better Artificial Intelligence

Mon, 21 Aug 2017 10:00:53 +0000

The memristor is a machine that mimics the functions of a human brain's synapses.(image)



Picture The Hyolith

Fri, 18 Aug 2017 10:00:12 +0000

Until recently, the hyolith resisted classification on the evolutionary tree of life.(image)


Media Files:
http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/WfiuAMomentOfSciencePodcast/~5/zjsFGLr5fFQ/165.mp3




Proper Eye Protection For A Solar Eclipse

Thu, 17 Aug 2017 10:00:21 +0000

Make sure to have the proper eyewear for the August 21st solar eclipse.(image)



Do Chimpanzees Mourn Their Dead?

Wed, 16 Aug 2017 10:00:10 +0000

Chimpanzees may care for the bodies of their deceased relatives.(image)


Media Files:
http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/WfiuAMomentOfSciencePodcast/~5/jzmb78Hr6V4/163.mp3




Bumblebee Footprints

Tue, 15 Aug 2017 10:00:56 +0000

Bumblebees know which flowers are the most promising food sources.(image)



Hansel And Gretel And Scientific Methods

Mon, 14 Aug 2017 10:00:49 +0000

Researchers who specialize in fairy tales are borrowing methods from biologists.(image)


Media Files:
http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/WfiuAMomentOfSciencePodcast/~5/mo1ZloLWbuw/161.mp3




Autocannibalism

Fri, 11 Aug 2017 10:00:51 +0000

hold text so i can save this document thank you. ok.(image)


Media Files:
http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/WfiuAMomentOfSciencePodcast/~5/HUL2zNizK6Y/160.mp3




Evolving Fish Vision

Thu, 10 Aug 2017 10:00:35 +0000

Ancient fish that had evolved better eyesight may have hunted like crocodiles.(image)


Media Files:
http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/WfiuAMomentOfSciencePodcast/~5/mzzNdAM97jU/159.mp3




The Difference Between A Square And A Diamond

Wed, 09 Aug 2017 10:00:06 +0000

Perception is more than just how things are literally viewed.(image)


Media Files:
http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/WfiuAMomentOfSciencePodcast/~5/j3rDs9ul0Ig/158.mp3




The Small Sleep

Tue, 08 Aug 2017 10:00:23 +0000

Some elephants can go forty-six hours without sleeping.(image)


Media Files:
http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/WfiuAMomentOfSciencePodcast/~5/J51U_znYsck/157.mp3