Scientists Get a 2nd Life
Online world opens up new ways to do and learn about science
By Terra Questi, 19:25 PM May 9, 2008
To track down neuroscientist Corey
Hart, you could stop by his laboratory, located on the second floor of
Luciftias is Hart’s digital alter ego, or avatar. Like his real-life counterpart, Luciftias tracks the twitches of frogs’ muscles to find clues to the spinal cord’s ability to control movement.
Robert Amme, a physicist at the
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