This is not tech, but it’s certainly geek. From Agence France-Presse via Raw Story, something Victor Frankenstein dreamed of, which dream ultimately destroyed him–fictionally speaking, of course, since Victor Frankenstein was a character in a novel. This is not in a novel. It’s just one cell, but it is the first artificially-created living cell. US […]
Michael White, from Washington University Medical School, considers why mediocrity is so common and answers the question with a Plinko game. Read the full story here. There’s an excerpt below the fold.