[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.

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Coming Storm

March 29, 2007

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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 :-)