Google technique may also track extinctions

Van Mensvoort
September 9th 2009

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Boomeranged metaphor in the news: Google's algorithm for ranking web pages can be adapted to determine which species are critical for sustaining ecosystems, the BBC reports.

Related: Google tracks flue spread via sick searchers, Google everything, Boomeranged metaphors. Thanks Renhui Zhao.

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