Lego robot with the brain of a worm!

Lego robot with the brain of a worm!

Legos and science: they go together perfectly. Yes, you heard that right. Researchers have created an amazing combination of science and your favorite building blocks… by developing a Lego robot with the brain of a worm! Researchers modeled the robot’s software after a roundworm’s neurons, and the software actually made the robot behave like a […]

A Tongue, an Octopus and a Worm Walk Into a Bar……

A Tongue, an Octopus and a Worm Walk Into a Bar……

The bartender says…..why no skeletal system?   The National Science Foundation or NSF research is funding a new program called Integrated NSF Support Promoting Interdisciplinary Research and Education (INSPIRE) that “is intended to encourage investigators to submit bold, exceptional proposals.” Bold and exceptional to say the least! Marine biologists and linguists have come together to study a common […]