Behind the Headlines

MATLAB and Simulink behind today’s news and trends

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 >>

Top 10 “Behind the Headlines” stories of 2018

Posted by Lisa Harvey,

Once again, science and technology played a major role in some this year’s biggest stories. The Behind the Headlines blog covered many of these by explaining how MATLAB and Simulink were behind the scenes, helping engineers, scientists, and researchers innovate around the world. Here are our top ten stories of… read more >>

Designing “A Fitbit for Sharks”

Posted by Lisa Harvey,

There is an area the size of Colorado in the Pacific Ocean that has a rather unique claim to fame. Located part way between Hawaii and California, this region is a gathering spot for hundreds of Great White Sharks. Each year, the sharks travel for over a month to this… read more >>

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