Tag Archives: Biomechanics

Ants know the secret to avoiding traffic jams

In a confined environment, ants divide labor to optimize nest excavation. Continue reading

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When the ants go marching in

Ants in a confined environment divide labor to optimize excavation. Continue reading

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3D printing, in the flesh

Although not yet as established as other additive manufacturing applications, printing human tissue is poised to significantly advance the field of medicine. Continue reading

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Physical Model of Skull Growth

A model predicts skull growth patterns based on mechanical effects, rather than biology, and could help surgeons treating patients with head growth problems. Continue reading

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