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Celebrity Patents

Wired has a slideshow of patents by famous people.  My favorite?  The blouse invented by Albert Einstein.

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White Blood Cells Solve Traveling-Salesman Problem

Have our own microorganisms solved the classic computer science conundrum?  No, despite the headline, they haven’t.  However immune cells solve a simple version of the problem when faced with a small number of targets. It appears that our white blood

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