It's been almost a week now that I am back from "fish camp", or, officially, the "Zebrafish Development and Genetics" course at the Marine Biological Laboratory in Woods Hole. The various summer courses at the MBL are the stuff of legend, for various reasons. So what does a day in fish camp look like? If you're … Continue reading 2015 Zebrafish course at the Marine Biological Laboratory
[Bad News: While the Krazy glue does make sure the faders are not falling off, the unit didn't take it all too well. It spits out random control values, and lots of them at once. Some of the glue must have gotten on the contacts or the circuit board. Maybe you are more successful at … Continue reading Stop Korg NanoKontrol 2 MIDI Faders from Falling off.
Did your MacBook Pro Retina start looking like this? I mean, there is this inexplicable "edge" coming through its shell, the case dented as if a hardware component was pushing through? (Looks like a scene from Alien? Very likely no foreign life form will come out of there, but you are probably still a little … Continue reading MacBook Pro Retina Shell Dented? Maybe it’s Your Battery.
"It only makes sense to seek out and identify structures of authority, hierarchy, and domination in every aspect of life, and to challenge them; unless a justification for them can be given, they are illegitimate, and should be dismantled, to increase the scope of human freedom." (Noam Chomsky, as cited by Kangding Ray) A second … Continue reading “Kangding Ray – Solens Arc” Album Preview Videos
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Not too long ago we had to cut a cake in Anne-Marie Lauzon's lab for our good colleague Nic, now it's official as an Online Early at Biochimica et Biophysica Acta. Unphosphorylated calponin enhances the binding force of unphosphorylated myosin to actin. Horia Nicolae Roman, Nedjma B. Zitouni, Linda Kachmar, Gijs Ijpma, Lennart Hilbert, Oleg … Continue reading New study from the Lauzon Lab
It's been a great pleasure to get behind my gear the first time for a Groj single artist production, released on box records. Guirlande as a track offers up an intricately constructed, sustained and contiguous immersion, resting on a rich foundation of original sound samples and field recordings. It represents a well thought-out union of … Continue reading Music Video: Groj – Guirlande (Rorschach)