[I]n a paper to be published in an upcoming issue of Physical Review Letters, MIT researchers report that they have visualized for the first time a convoluted tangle underlying turbulence. This work may ultimately help engineers design better planes, cars, submarines and engines.

Read the press release here.


Coming Storm

March 29, 2007


Gazillionfold Movie Tails

March 29, 2007

Tom Slee has posted The Long Tail 12 – The Infinite Screen in his ongoing scrutiny of Chris Anderson’s book “The Long Tail”. Anderson claims the internet will increase the number of movies available a “gazillionfold”. Tom challenges Anderson on the data.

I dunno… gazillionfold sounds like solid data to me :-)