Monthly Archives: December 2015

Ten Craziest Things Cells Do

By Wallace MarshallUCSF2015 Dr. Marshall refutes the commonly held idea that cells are just bags of watery enzymes. He runs through his “Top 10 List” of unexpected and amazing things that individual cells can do. These including growing to be huge, navigating mazes, and performing feats that seem to belong in science fiction. Speaker Biography:Dr. […]

Cryptology, cryptography, and cryptanalysis

Reprinted from Military Embedded Systemsby Ray Alderman, VITA Standards Organization Cryptography is a broad, sticky, and mathematically complex, but interesting subject and an integral part of the evolution of warfare. So let’s get some definitions out of the way first. Cryptology is the study of codes, both creating and solving them. Cryptography is the art […]