Tag: "forecasting" at biology news
UNC computer, marine scientists collaborate to predict flow of toxic waters from Katrina
...tational system with Web access for rapid-response forecasting
to severe weather. Reed is Chancellor's Eminent p...orth American Mesoscale Model, the primary weather forecasting
model used by the National Weather Service, to simulate wind speed, direction and other weather fact...
UGA study explains peaks and troughs of dengue epidemics
...s you need to take into account while developing a forecasting
model," Wearing said. "Because if you were to build a forecasting
model without understanding the trends in cross-immunity, you would not necessarily predict what we ...
On the track of tiny larvae, a new model elucidates connections in marine ecology
...ers combines ocean current simulations and genetic forecasting
to help scientists predict animal dispersion patterns and details of the ecology of coral reefs across the Caribbean Sea. The work is reported by Heather M. Galindo and Stephen R. Palumbi of Stanford University, and Donald B. Olson of the University ...
Math model predicts cancer behavior
... done. The new approach is not so different from forecasting
the weather. "Today we can know pretty well that for the next few days we're going to expect good weather or that there's a storm on the way," Quaranta said. "That's the kind of predictive power we want to generate with our model for cancer invasio...
Improved predictions of warming-induced extinctions sought
...ernational team of 19 researchers calls for better forecasting
of the effects of global warming on extinction rates. The researchers, led by Daniel B. Botkin, note that although current mathematical models indicate that many species could be at risk from global warming, surprisingly few species became extinct du...