Adirondack Daily Enterprisehttp://www.adirondackdailyenterprise.com/page/category.detail/nav/5257/The Scientific Mind, by Jeremie Fishen-usTue, 24 May 2016 17:31:11 EDTTue, 24 May 2016 17:31:11 EDThttp://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rssThe importance of information theoryhttp://www.adirondackdailyenterprise.comhttp://www.adirondackdailyenterprise.com/page/content.detail/id/562386.htmlMost people probably don't think about it when streaming Netflix, but what it does is actually quite amazing. Let me explain why. A typical movie that is stored on a Blu-Ray disk is around between 18 Gigabytes and 30 Gigabytes in size.Thu, 12 May 2016 00:00:00 EDTFast moving waveshttp://www.adirondackdailyenterprise.comhttp://www.adirondackdailyenterprise.com/page/content.detail/id/562023.htmlWaves are endlessly interesting, and they simply envelop us in life. Sometimes we forget how abundant waves are. I am not just talking about water waves, though they are what pops into most people's heads.Thu, 28 Apr 2016 00:00:00 EDTApplications for random walkshttp://www.adirondackdailyenterprise.comhttp://www.adirondackdailyenterprise.com/page/content.detail/id/561693.htmlThe concept of the random walk in science has become quite prevalent in application to processes that are of a statistical nature. Normally, random walks are applied to processes that have no "memory" to them.Thu, 14 Apr 2016 00:00:00 EDTScientific mysterieshttp://www.adirondackdailyenterprise.comhttp://www.adirondackdailyenterprise.com/page/content.detail/id/561343.htmlThere are numerous mysteries in the scientific community, and the list is ever growing. It seems as though every time one question is answered, many more follow. This leads to an ever-growing list of mysteries to be solved.Thu, 31 Mar 2016 00:00:00 EDTMassive supernovaehttp://www.adirondackdailyenterprise.comhttp://www.adirondackdailyenterprise.com/page/content.detail/id/560934.htmlRecently, astronomers have come to realize that they needed a new class of supernovae. This class is called superluminous supernovae.Thu, 17 Mar 2016 00:00:00 EDT