motion

10/31/2012 - 14:34

A team of researchers at the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) likely would likely prevail in such a hypothetical wager.  On the basis of its surprising findings in an exacting study of the motions of an experimental microelectromechanical system (MEMS), the team might even offer better-then-even odds.

10/04/2012 - 17:47

One of the unsolved mysteries of contemporary science is how highly organized structures can emerge from the random motion of particles. This applies to many situations ranging from astrophysical objects that extend over millions of light years to the birth of life on Earth.

01/22/2012 - 16:49

Two USC scientists are bringing peripheral vision into focus, showing that the way the brain sharpens its attention while the eyes are in motion leads to false assumptions about how objects should look.