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Jan. 16, 2017 — Minimizing air resistance and friction with snow is key to elite performance in downhill skiing. Experiments in wind tunnels have revealed the total drag experienced by skiers, but have not provided ... read more

Computer Models Could Help Design Physical Therapy Regimens

Jan. 10, 2017 — Researchers have developed a computational walking model that could help guide patients to their best possible recovery after a ... read more

Genomic Data Sharing Is Critical to Improving Genetic Health Care

Jan. 5, 2017 — A new position statement tackles the question of how to make sense of the massive amount of genetic information being generated for better patient ... read more

Jan. 4, 2017 — The Engine for Likelihood-Free Inference is open to everyone, and it can help significantly reduce the number of simulator ... read more

New Bioinformatics Tool Tests Methods for Finding Mutant Genes That ‘drive’ Cancer

Dec. 16, 2016 — Computational scientists and cancer experts have devised bioinformatics software to evaluate how well current strategies distinguish cancer-promoting mutations from benign mutations in cancer ... read more

Report Proposes Standards for Sharing Data and Code Used in Computational Studies

Dec. 8, 2016 — A new report by leaders in computational methods and reproducibility lays out recommendations for ways researchers, institutions, agencies and journal publishers can work together to standardize ... read more

High-Resolution Brain Scans Could Improve Concussion Detection

Dec. 7, 2016 — High-resolution brain scans, coupled with computational analysis, could play a critical role in helping to detect concussions that conventional scans might miss, report ... read more

Digital Microbes for Munching Yourself Healthy

Nov. 29, 2016 — Hundreds of different bacterial species live in the human gut, helping us to digest our food. The metabolic processes of these bacteria are not only tremendously important to our health—they are ... read more

Unlocking Big Genetic Datasets

Nov. 8, 2016 — The same algorithms that personalize movie recommendations and extract topics from oceans of text could bring doctors closer to diagnosing, treating and preventing disease on the basis of an ... read more

Oct. 19, 2016 — When a truck rumbles by a building, vibrations can travel up to the structure's roof and down again, generating transient tremors through the intervening floors and beams. Now researchers have ... read more

Major Racial Bias Found in Leading Genomics Databases

Oct. 11, 2016 — Researchers have confirmed for the first time that two of the top genomic databases, which are in wide use today by clinical geneticists, reflect a measurable bias toward genetic data based on ... read more

Oct. 6, 2016 — The elusive and complex components of creativity have been identified by computer ... read more

Hybrid Computational Strategy for Efficient Sequencing of Massive Genome Datasets

Sep. 13, 2016 — Computing experts have developed a novel hybrid computational strategy to efficiently discover genetic variants on an unprecedented ... read more

Researchers Use Hardware to Accelerate Core-to-Core on-Chip Communication

Sep. 6, 2016 — A new way to significantly accelerate core-to-core communication has been developed by researchers. Their advance relies on hardware to coordinate efforts between cores for multiprocessor ... read more

Sleeping Brain's Complex Activity Mimicked by Simple Model

Sep. 1, 2016 — Researchers have built and tested a new mathematical model that successfully reproduces complex brain activity during deep sleep, according to a new ... read more

Aug. 11, 2016 — Researchers have analyzed a new mathematical model to investigate how a population's spatial structure affects the evolution of ... read more

K Computer and High-Tech Weather Radar Come Together to Predict Sudden Torrential Rains

Aug. 9, 2016 — An international team of researchers has used the powerful K computer and advanced radar observational data to accurately predict the occurrence of torrential rains in localized ... read more

Aug. 2, 2016 — Pipelines that carry capsules containing almost any type of freight over long distances have the potential to become an important, cost-effective and environmentally friendly form of transportation. ... read more

Aug. 3, 2016 — Researchers are developing a common language that can be used by computer software tools to describe materials at their smallest scale, with the ultimate aim of designing faster and better materials ... read more

New Cloud-Computing Platform to Further the Analysis of Microbial Genomes

July 29, 2016 — A cloud-based microbial bioinformatics resource has been developed by researchers, which is believed to be the largest of its kind in the ... read more

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