Stanford biologist and computer scientist discover the ‘anternet’ | School of Engineering

A collaboration between a Stanford ant biologist and a computer scientist has revealed that the behavior of harvester ants as they forage for food mirrors the protocols that control traffic on the Internet.

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Royal Society puts its Historical Journal Online

The world’s oldest scientific academy, the Royal Society, has made its historical journal, which includes about 60,000 scientific papers, permanently free to access online.

Isn’t that awesome? The stuff in there is historic gold. You can find it all at Philosophical Transactions − the world’s first science journal