New method helps map species' genetic heritage

sex, jan 02 2015

Where did the songbird get its song? What branch of the bird family tree is closer to the flamingo -- the heron or the sparrow? These questions seem simple, but are actually difficult for geneticists to answer. A new, sophisticated technique called statistical binning can help researchers construct more accurate species trees detaili...

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Artificial intelligence identifies the musical progression of the Beatles

qui, jan 01 2015

Computer scientists have developed an artificial intelligence algorithm that can analyze and compare musical styles, which they have used to study the musical progression of the Beatles. ...

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