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Using slime mold to engineer transport networks

Computer scientist Andrew Adamatzky utilizes slime mold’s ability to build its own, efficient nutrient transport network, to crack mathematical problems. In his latest study, co-authored with Ramon Alonso-Sanz from the Polytechnic University Madrid, the mold (Physarum polycephalum) constructs an optimal … Continue reading

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Sourcemap – visualizing manufacturing supply chains

Have you ever wondered where things come from ? Sourcemap is a free, open-source project aiming to show you where every day items are made and where their components originate. It does this by linking manufacturers with supply chains in … Continue reading

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