Even using the most detailed sources, studying history often requires a great imagination, so historians can visualize what the past looked and felt like. Now, new computer-assisted data analysis can help them really see it.
Geographic profiling techniques can be used to hunt for psychopaths or for bees
By Sam BarrettPosted 07.30.2008 at 4:38 pm 2 Comments
Bumblebees are being used to help capture serial killers -- and not by being trained to find and sting the culprits. Researchers have found that by analyzing a bee's geographic pattern as it goes around poking into flowers, they can deduce where the bee lives.