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Results for: 2019

Deep learning deciphers what rats are saying 7

Posted by Lisa Harvey,

For many years, researchers knew that rodents’ squeaks tell a lot about how the animals are feeling. Much like a wagging tail on a dog, certain vocalizations indicate the rodents are happy. Conversely, other vocalizations indicate the rodents are stressed, or even depressed…. read more >>

A Robot Brings This 290 Million-Year-Old Fossil Back to Life

Posted by Lisa Harvey,

An impeccably-preserved fossil discovered in Germany was brought back to life with the help of a CT scan, a 3D-printer, computer simulations, and MATLAB. Well, okay, not exactly back to life. But thanks to researchers from Humboldt University of Berlin and École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne, technology has the Orobates… read more >>