Phys .org: Ancient toy inspires tool for state-of-the-art science

Phys .org: Ancient toy inspires tool for state-of-the-art science. “A 5,000-year-old toy still enjoyed by kids today has inspired an inexpensive, hand-powered scientific tool that could not only impact how field biologists conduct their research but also allow high-school students and others with limited resources to realize their own state-of-the-art experiments.”