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07.27.14

New Tools Help Neuroscientists Analyze Big DataOn hhmi.org

Big data can mean big headaches for scientists. A new library of software tools from Janelia speeds analysis of data sets so large and complex they would take days or weeks to analyze on a single workstation—if a single workstation could do it at all.

 

06.08.14

Quick Getaway: How Flies Escape Looming PredatorsOn hhmi.org

Every millisecond counts when a fruit fly is being hunted by a damselfly. Janelia scientists find that fruit flies can deploy two escape behaviors, depending on circumstances.