Is There Nothing E. Coli Cannot Do? (Redux)

By Carl Zimmer | July 24, 2009 2:13 pm

Scientists tinker with my favorite bug  so that it can solve mathematical puzzles.

Comments (3)

  1. Do you charge it or feed it?

  2. What weird maths they do. Whoever heard of the burnt pancake problem?

  3. Captain S: Check it out–http://blogs.discovermagazine.com/loom/2008/05/21/is-there-nothing-e-coli-cannot-do-part-three-of-a-continuing-series/

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A blog about life, past and future. Written by DISCOVER contributing editor and columnist Carl Zimmer.

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Carl Zimmer writes about science regularly for The New York Times and magazines such as DISCOVER, which also hosts his blog, The LoomHe is the author of 12 books, the most recent of which is Science Ink: Tattoos of the Science Obsessed.

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