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March 26, 2008

3-dimensional image New technology at Tufts University's Center for Scientific Visualization is enabling researchers to translate the most abstract, complex scientific concepts into clearer, more precise 3-dimensional images than conventional visualization systems can create. Its application will further research and educational programs in diverse disciplines, from mathematics and physics to human factors engineering. Full Story

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