How technology can fix 6 big problems of India
For example, climate change and population increase will stretch ... caused by human activity, and so it is natural to assume that humans can solve it without much difficulty. Some of our purported technology solutions — like big dams and linking of ...
Incredible Technology: How to Explore the Deep Sea
For most of human history ... like WHOI's Nereus, that can function as either a remotely operated vehicle or autonomous underwater vehicle. Nereus' first mission was to explore the Challenger Deep, the deepest stretch of the Mariana Trench (a region ...
Big Data Beyond Business Intelligence: Rise Of The MBAs
Just as we’re beginning to put Big Data in its place, its human counterpart seeks definition within the modern enterprise. Can the data scientist keep ... you an opportunity to wear a lot of hats and stretch your skill set. The people I work with are ...
Out of Africa: Human Fossil Discoveries
Archaeologists found three human skulls in 1997 in the ... and they’re associated with volcanism, large volcanoes that blanketed the landscape with volcanic ash. By using these volcanic ash horizons, we can sandwich the fossils in time.
Blogging the Human Genome
Human beings have something like 23,000 ... a cylindrical trunk with a mouth at one end, an anus at the other, and various appendages sprouting in between. Still, creatures can get around the strictures of highly conserved DNA in other ways.