Tracking Whale Sharks With Astronomical Algorithms

http://www.wired.com/wiredscience/2011/05/whale-shark-tracking/

24 May 2011

With the help of algorithms designed to guide the Hubble telescope’s starscape surveys, conservation-minded coders have designed software that helps biologists identify whale sharks by their spots.

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