Jane Margolis

Jan. 24, 2014

Is Coding the Language of the Digital Age?

The Bureau of Labor Statistics estimates that programming jobs will grow by 12 percent from 2010 to 2020.

coding literacy, coding, programming, women, minorities

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How Humpbacks Hunt With Bubbles

Humpback whales blow bubbles around schools of fish to concentrate them for easier capture. It's called a bubble net, says David Wiley, research coordinator for Stellwagen Bank National Marine Sanctuary, and it's visible as a ring of bubbles at the surface. Now, with underwater digital tracking tags and custom visualization software, whale researchers can see what the whales are doing underwater when they're bubble-netting.

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