Friday’s Google Doodle honors the 161st birthday of Julius Richard Petri. [Read more]
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Researcher says “it’s like getting continuous tweets from the cells rather than an occasional postcard.”
A new prototype petri dish can create an image of what’s growing on it and send that information to a laptop, all from inside an incubator. The prototype, dubbed the ePetri, was created from Lego blocks and a cell-phone image sensor, and uses light from a Google Android smart phone.