Volume 33 Issue 9: (October 2010)


  • Fur Less
    Fur Less

    Animal experts will tell you that, despite the age-old adage that cats and dogs do not get along, a positive relationship between the two is indeed possible, depending on the animals’ personalities. T ...

    October 18, 2010

  • In Fine Feather
    In Fine Feather

    After all the fuss and feathers died down in the 2007 Oscar race, live-action director George Miller's Happy Feet, a CGI film about dancing penguins, won best feature animation. It was the first full- ...

    October 15, 2010

  • Inside Track
    Inside Track

    On the 13th floor of a building in the middle of Manhattan, an eye surgeon wearing a head tracker steps inside a three-dimensional image of a patient’s retina projected onto the walls of a virtual-rea ...

    October 18, 2010

  • Shaped by Number
    Shaped by Number

    About three kilometers southeast of La Sagrada Familia (Barcelona, Spain), behind a red terra-cotta door on Carrer de Pujades, a small army—a force of 100, led by 25 captains—labored deep into the nig ...

    October 18, 2010

  • The Comic Connection
    The Comic Connection

    Spider-Man. Batman. X-Men. Superman. They are the heroes of the comic-book world. And during the past several years, they have become box-office stars, as well. They have even proven their mettle in t ...

    October 18, 2010



  • Viewpoint

    Bridging Something New with Computer Graphics

    October 15, 2010