The partly embedded larva observes the virtual prey on a small screen. As soon as it swims in a particular direction, a rotation is simulated by the shifting of the projected environment.
(A) A cell type in the tectum, made visible using a green fluorescent protein, highlights the layering of this visual centre. (B) The same cell type as in (A), but labeled with a calcium-sensitive ...
Zebra Finches on Pole
A team of Michigan State University scientists will investigate the brain and behavior of the zebra finch in the first in-depth study of whether stuttering stems from a lack of rhythm.
Semiconductor Thin Films only 1 Atom Thick
The thin films are only one atom thick, but can be made wide enough to coat wafers that are two inches wide or larger. The films are made of molybdenum sulfide, an inexpensive semiconductor material.