With 100 million fps camera, scientists hope to unlock medical marvels

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The high-speed camera would enable researchers to capture video in unparalleled detail, enabling them to witness and study processes that were previously imperceptible, exploring how light and sound can be used in treatments. The post With 100 million fps camera, scientists hope to unlock medical marvels appeared first on Digital Trends. … Emerging Tech – Digital Trends

Materials scientists Frances Ross and James LeBeau to join MIT faculty

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Frances M. Ross and James M. LeBeau have recently accepted offers to join the MIT faculty in the Department of Materials Science and Engineering (DMSE) in 2018-19. Ross, who will join DMSE as a professor, is currently a research scientist at the Nanoscale Materials Analysis Department within IBM’s Thomas J. Watson Research Center in Yorktown Heights, New York, where she performs research on nanostructures using transmission electron microscopes (TEMs) to observe how nanostructures f… MIT News – Nanoscience and nanotechnology … Read more

To unlock secrets of evolution, scientists want to sequence all life on Earth

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The Earth BioGenome Project has an ambitious goal — to sequence the DNA of all plants and animals species on Earth. In doing so they hope to unlock secrets of evolution and help preserve the blueprint of species for perpetuity. The post To unlock secrets of evolution, scientists want to sequence all life on Earth appeared first on Digital Trends. … Emerging Tech – Digital Trends