In Mysterious Pattern, Math and Nature Converge: “Why so many physical systems behave like random matrices is still a mystery,” said Horng-Tzer Yau, a mathematician at Harvard University. “But in the past three years, we have made a very important step in our understanding.”
Beauty and the Reef:How a marine biologist and ambient musician are making art shows from their 3,000 coral colonies
Pop Between Realities, Home in Time for Tea 52 (The Invisibles):“To be honest, for the most part, The Invisibles is a bit of a mess. Individual moments of splendor stick out, but the book is adept at self-sabotage and when it doesn’t take itself out in a spectacular own goal DC Comics/Vertigo are usually right behind it and ready to clean up.”
Surprised Scientists Find Lifeforms Six Miles Above Earth’s Surface:For the first time, scientists have found lifeforms where nobody thought it was possible: floating in the troposphere, the slice of the atmosphere approximately four to six miles (eight to 15 kilometers) above Earth’s surface. And not just a tiny few, but lot: 20% of every particle in that atmospheric layer are living organisms.