Machinations


Distributed (Almost-Everywhere) Agreement among Bacteria
April 20, 2012, 9:09 pm
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A nice article on how colonies of cells make decisions. Insight into how to control these decisions might help prevent bacteria from deciding their number are large enough to start an infection or create a biofilm…

[HT to Peter Robinson and Amitabh Trehan]

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Math Genie
April 11, 2012, 8:08 pm
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From Spiked Math