Slide title: Revolution in Life Sciences
Complex systems of life are non-linear, multi-scale, difficult to predict
Scope and scale of experiments, instrumentation, and measurement
Computational data analysis, statistical modeling, informatics
Slide images: Adobe Photoshop image of "Beehive Pools" fractal (background).
Illustration of a biocomplexity spiral, a composite of several images in a spiral that goes from the atomic scale, in the center, to the planetary scale. The photos are labeled as follows: atomic, molecular, cellular, tissue, organ, organism, habitat, population, community, ecosystem, planetary (front)
Image credits: courtesy of Frances Griffin (background); design by Sara Raimo, National Science Foundation (biocomplexity spiral)