Archive for December, 2011

  • Although I took a hiatus from academics to establish Mersive, I still find time to keep up with my three favorite scientific journals, Pattern Recognition and Machine Intelligence, Physical Review D and Nature. It was an article in today’s Nature that has my attention.  The article is about an ancient fossil discovery that implies that a predator, over 500 million years ago, utilized a complex compound eye.  This is a surprising discovery as compound eyes are typically associated with modern insects and arthropods. A compound eye contains multiple lenses that support very ...Read More »