Backpack Bugs, Stolen Drones, And Other Amazing Images Of The Week

By Rafi Letzter Plus: The latest from Rosetta Roach Broach <p>Last week, engineers at North Carolina State University presented research on rescue roaches at the IEEE Sensors conference in Valencia, Spain. They have developed a way to locate survivors in collapsed buildings using swarms of cockroaches <a href=”http://www.popsci.com/gallery/science/backpack-bugs-stolen-drones-and-other-amazing-images-week” class=”colorbox” id=”rssmi_more”> …

Backpack Bugs, Uranus Revealed, And Other Amazing Images Of The Week

By Rafi Letzter Uranus Revealed Researcher Erich Karkoschka took a new approach to 28-year-old Voyager 2 images of Uranus’s southern hemisphere. Through manipulation of contrast and other modifications, Karkoschka revealed hidden features of the planetary region once thought fairly bland. Scientists can <a href=”http://www.popsci.com/article/science/backpack-bugs-uranus-revealed-and-other-amazing-images-week” class=”colorbox” id=”rssmi_more”> [ read more ]</a>