The swine flu genome has been sequenced. Writer and computer geek Stephan Zielinski spent a little time tinkering around with algorithms and figured out a way to convert one of its genes into ambient music. I have to say, it sounds amazing. You can listen to it, and learn more about how he did it, on his blog.
Invisibility is something scientists have been trying to achieve in tech for many years. It looks like the smart folks from the University of Rochester have found a way to hide something from sight. Read more