Tag: "pendulums" at biology news
Pendulum love, science class gender gaps, musical mind mirrors, and unparticle physics
...esulting in a mixed reality state in which the two pendulums
swing as one. Vadas Gintautas and Alfred Hübler...r time-tested equations of motion. To get the two pendulums
to communicate, the physicists fed data about the real pendulum to the virtual one, and transferred ...
Theory of oscillations may explain biological mysteries
...d oscillations, a phenomenon that was studied with pendulums
by the seventeenth century Dutch mathematician Christiaan Huygens. Biologists have only in recent years started to explore the implications for their subject. But it is already clear that coupled oscillating biological populations can give rise to po...
Discovery clarifies role of peptide in biological clock
...ween SCN neurons is like a rubber band between the pendulums
of two grandfather clocks, helping to synchronize their timing. Some researchers had proposed that knocking out VIP or the receptor for it stopped the clock," Herzog said. "We've found that the biological clock is still running, but its internal syn...