The Georgia Institute of Technology says a computer vision system that monitors the movements of honeybees could help in the development of biologically-based robots and computer systems. Formulation of biological behavioral models could help in the creation of robots that can be used by law enforcement agencies by interacting with humans in crowds. To find out more information, visit the George Tech BORG Lab's website at http://borg.cc.gatech.edu.
The implementation of a new diesel fuel standard in the US has considerably improved the environmental performance of diesel vehicles. The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) says that the new ultra-low sulfur diesel (ULSD) fuel has combined with other improved technologies to reduce diesel's particulate matter (PM) emissions by 99%.
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