The Mutating Pictures project is striving to generate human likenesses out of random blobs -- 1000 random pictures have been uploaded to the site. We all go through it, ranking each one for the degree to which it resembles a human. The most human-like are used to spawn 1000 new offspring, mutated from their genome, and so on, until the perfect human face emerges. It's like the samurai crabs -- artificial selection to produce shapes pleasing to our eye.
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Nearly everyone who has sat at a desk knows about Microsoft Excel. But if you’re picturing a simple, boring spreadsheet in your head, that’s only scratching the surface of its capabilities. Just for starters, Excel is an essential tool in the field of data analytics, allowing users to collate disparate mounds of data, visualize trends […]
From your apartment door to your bike lock, it’s not uncommon to carry a number of different keys on your keyring, but that doesn’t make it any more bearable when you’re fussing to find the right one or deal with the infamous pocket bulge. The KeySmart Pro’s smart design cuts down on key clutter and […]
Happy DNA Day! April 25 is a day to recognize deoxyribonucleic acid – better known as the molecule that holds the code to our entire genetic makeup. What better way to celebrate than with a complete ancestry test that’s about more than just satisfying idle curiosity about your family tree? The lab techs at Vitagene use […]