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New particle discovered at the Large Hadron Collider | KurzweilAI

New particle discovered at the Large Hadron Collider | KurzweilAI | FutureChronicles | Scoop.it
CERN researchers have observed a new particle --- the Chi-b(3P) --- in the ATLAS experiment at the Large Hadron Collider, University of Birmingham and...

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Pions don't want to decay into faster-than-light neutrinos, study finds

Pions don't want to decay into faster-than-light neutrinos, study finds | FutureChronicles | Scoop.it
When an international collaboration of physicists came up with a result that punched a hole in Einstein's theory of special relativity and couldn't find any mistakes in their work, they asked the world to take a second look at their experiment.

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Roll Out With Motorized Shoes : Discovery News

Roll Out With Motorized Shoes : Discovery News | FutureChronicles | Scoop.it
Company plans to roll out their first batch of spnKix by 2012, but they need your help.

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The LHC Has Discovered Its First New Particle | Popular Science

The LHC Has Discovered Its First New Particle | Popular Science | FutureChronicles | Scoop.it
And no, it's not the Higgs boson...

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Autonomous Transportation for the Year 2030 | World Future Society

Autonomous Transportation for the Year 2030 | World Future Society | FutureChronicles | Scoop.it

Sometimes an idea comes along that is so startling, well executed, complex and yet intuitive that it serves as both a perfect reflection of--and fitting compliment to--nature. And an idea like that can eat up your whole morning. If you never believed that design was an act of futurism then allow me to introduce you to Autonomo 2030, an integrated self-driving car system from Australian designer Charles Rattray.

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Has the Higgs Been Discovered? Physicists Gear Up for Watershed Announcement: Scientific American

Has the Higgs Been Discovered? Physicists Gear Up for Watershed Announcement: Scientific American | FutureChronicles | Scoop.it
Rumors are flying about a December 13 update on the search for the long-sought Higgs boson at Europe's Large Hadron Collider...

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Vernor Vinge says that when the Singularity happens, it will be "very obvious"

Vernor Vinge says that when the Singularity happens, it will be "very obvious" | FutureChronicles | Scoop.it
Last summer I had the pleasure of meeting one of my literary heroes, the author and futurist Vernor Vinge.

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TechCrunch | Heads-Up: Lumus Shows Off 720p, See-Through Video Glasses

TechCrunch | Heads-Up: Lumus Shows Off 720p, See-Through Video Glasses | FutureChronicles | Scoop.it

We've all see video glasses before - those clunky, Geordi La Forge-looking things that promise to display a 10 foot screen in front of your face.
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Tech 2012: Please Don’t Call These Predictions | Techland | TIME.com

Tech 2012: Please Don’t Call These Predictions | Techland | TIME.com | FutureChronicles | Scoop.it
A few best- and worst-case scenarios for the year ahead, on Microsoft, Apple, Facebook and more.

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New device could bring optical information processing

New device could bring optical information processing | FutureChronicles | Scoop.it
(PhysOrg.com) -- Researchers have created a new type of optical device small enough to fit millions on a computer chip that could lead to faster, more powerful information processing and supercomputers.

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Windows 8 Tablet Developer Preview

Check out our full preview here: http://thisismynext.com/2011/09/13/windows-8-tablet-photos-video-preview/...

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"Tectonic Shifts" in Employment - Technology Review

"Tectonic Shifts" in Employment - Technology Review | FutureChronicles | Scoop.it
Information technology is reducing the need for certain jobs faster than new ones are being created.

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Self-healing electronics trialled

Self-healing electronics trialled | FutureChronicles | Scoop.it
A US-based research team create self-repairing electronic chips that restore conductivity after cracks appear in the circuit.

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3-D printers: Almost mainstream | KurzweilAI

3-D printers: Almost mainstream | KurzweilAI | FutureChronicles | Scoop.it
Professional solid modeling tools such as AutoCAD and SolidWorks and 3-D printer kits costing less than $1,500 are making 3-D printing cost-effective and...

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Innovative Ideas to Watch in 2012

Innovative Ideas to Watch in 2012 | FutureChronicles | Scoop.it
The following six ideas emerged this past year as powerful "innovation invitations." They seem certain to intensify in global power and influence.
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2012 Top 10 Forecasts, World Future Society

Each year the World Future Society prepares a round up of the most thought-provoking forecasts published in THE FUTURIST magazine.

Each year the World Future Society prepares a round up of the most thought-provoking forecasts published in THE FUTURIST magazine. This video illustrates the editors' choice for the top 10 forecasts for the decades ahead.

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9 Gadgets That Prove You’re a Hard-Core Early Adopter

9 Gadgets That Prove You’re a Hard-Core Early Adopter | FutureChronicles | Scoop.it

I definately consider myself and early adopter...

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Are freeways doomed?

Are freeways doomed? | FutureChronicles | Scoop.it
Several cities are tearing down highways, creating bold new public spaces -- and building a future without cars...

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2020Plus.net : Social Comment : Mal Fletcher - 12 Big Social Shifts for 2012

2020Plus.net : Social Comment : Mal Fletcher - 12 Big Social Shifts for 2012 | FutureChronicles | Scoop.it
The official leadership & media site for Mal Fletcher, social commentator, global speaker, chairman 2020Plus.

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Futurist's 2012 Predictions | Jump the Curve with Jack Uldrich

Futurist's 2012 Predictions | Jump the Curve with Jack Uldrich | FutureChronicles | Scoop.it
Futurist Jack Uldrich shares his predictions for 2012.

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Gen Y Workers to Employers: Flexible Hours, Not 9 to 5 | Moneyland | TIME.com

Gen Y Workers to Employers: Flexible Hours, Not 9 to 5 | Moneyland | TIME.com | FutureChronicles | Scoop.it
The traditional eight-hour workday may soon be the exception rather than the rule.

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Market strategists predict stocks up over 10% in 2012

Market strategists predict stocks up over 10% in 2012 | FutureChronicles | Scoop.it
In what could be a prelude to what Wall Street pros say will be a better year for investors in 2012, stocks rose nearly 3% Tuesday.

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Researchers develop CAD-Type tools for engineering RNA control systems

Researchers develop CAD-Type tools for engineering RNA control systems | FutureChronicles | Scoop.it
The computer assisted design (CAD) tools that made it possible to fabricate integrated circuits with millions of transistors may soon be coming to the biological sciences.

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15 Minutes on Consumer Trends with Futurist Glen Hiemstra

In this 15-minute excerpt of a keynote speech futurist Glen Hiemstra discusses demographics and future consumer trends, with a special focus on outdoor recre...

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Technological Healing - Technology Review

Technological Healing - Technology Review | FutureChronicles | Scoop.it
A leading researcher says digital technologies are about to make health care more effective. But is so much data really beneficial?
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