Profile cover photo
Profile photo
Aniruddh Sarkar
63 followers
63 followers
About
Aniruddh's posts

Post has attachment
Our microfluidic single-cell analysis probe is this week's 'Featured Image' in Nature Communications! http://www.nature.com/ncomms/index.html

Post has attachment
"Academics like complexity and emergence. The real world puts up with it reluctantly, but really wants simplicity"

http://www.ted.com/talks/george_whitesides_toward_a_science_of_simplicity.html

Post has attachment

Post has attachment

Post has shared content
Exposure to germs in childhood is thought to help strengthen the immune system and protect children from developing allergies and asthma, but the pathways by which this occurs have been unclear. Now, researchers have identified a mechanism in mice that may explain the role of exposure to microbes in the development of asthma and ulcerative colitis, a common form of inflammatory bowel disease.

Post has attachment
I wonder if the benefit keeps increasing with number of languages...

http://www.nytimes.com/2012/03/18/opinion/sunday/the-benefits-of-bilingualism.html

Post has attachment
Had never seen the #harvardbridge and #bostonskyline look so dark before the #bostonblackout
Photo
Photo
In and around Boston (2 photos)
30 Photos - View album

Post has shared content
This one's for the nerds and geeks and science fans this fnee St. Paddy's Day!

Post has shared content
Sex, drugs and neuropeptide F
A male fruitfly will try to court a female by nuzzling her genitals, tapping her abdomen and singing with his wings. If all that fails, he drowns his sorrows in booze.

Post has attachment
Wait while more posts are being loaded