Archive for November 2nd, 2007

Nov 2, 2007

Brain’s wiring seen in Technicolor

'Brainbow' images

Source: Chemistry World
Written by John Bonner

Researchers in the US have developed a technique that could allow neurologists to draw a detailed wiring plan of the mammalian brain by inserting genes coding for fluorescent proteins into mice. Dubbed ‘Brainbow’, the system reveals individual neurons within the nervous system in up to 90 different colours.

Nov 2, 2007

Photo Expo West 2007


Press Release: Photo Expo West 2007 returns bigger and better then ever with a new name, a larger, improved venue at the Del Mar fairgrounds, free seminars from the world’s best photographers, and even more vendors offering screaming deals just in time for the holidays. Join renowned celebrity photography Douglas Kirkland and other top professional photographers as they offer 19 free seminars each day. Experts from Canon, Epson, Nikon, Pentax, Tamron, Sony and other top name brands will be on hand to answer questions from the public. This popular public event, formerly the San Diego Photo Expo, has grown to be Southern California’s most successful photography event.

Nov 2, 2007

Are Your Gadgets Ready for the Time Change?

The delayed start of winter hours may–but may not–confuse digital equipment; here’s where to update just in case.

Source: PCWorld
Written by Tom Spring

Daylight-saving time arrives late this year–we gain an hour on November 4. You already know this, but does your electronic gear?