Take a Cheerio. Add a team of longhorn crazy ants and...suddenly you no longer have a Cheerio. So how do ants manage to ferry around items so efficiently, given that they’re notoriously disorganised? Read more >>
Millions of problems are addressed by the field of metaheuristics, which is about developing algorithms that help you come up with the best possible answer in any situation where there are a large number of possible solutions.
One of the biggest challenges for scientists studying the anatomy and physiology of genitalia is the fact that much of the real functional action happens deep inside females. That’s why I love studies that rise to the challenge of giving us a peek inside.