Science Nation - Music and Creativity

submitted by: nsf
Georgia Tech's Parag Chordia believes music is a universal part of human culture, and his research shows music education can inspire greater interest in math, physics, and computer science. Chordia heads Georgia Tech's "Music Intelligence Group." With support from the National Science foundation, his goals are to program computers to understand music the way humans do naturally - anticipating what is coming next. He's also studying changes in the brains of professional musicians as they play...

How to make Agar

submitted by: Singer Instruments
How to pour YPD Agar plates: This tutorial shows you how we make and pour 400ml of YPD Agar. http://www.singerinstruments.com/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&... Ingredients: 4g Yeast Extract 8g Bacterial Peptone 8g Glucose 6.4g Agar 400ml Water Antibiotic (varies depending on use)

Inca: User Level Grid Monitoring presented by Shava Smallen

submitted by: shava

Shava Smallen, the lead grid computing programmer for Inca, discusses how Inca detects Grid infrastructure problems by executing periodic, automated, user-level testing of Grid software and services. For further information see: http://inca.sdsc.edu/