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Hear the “Seikilos Epitaph,” the Oldest Complete Song in the World: An Inspiring Tune from 100 BC

Hear the “Seikilos Epitaph,” the Oldest Complete Song in the World: An Inspiring Tune from 100 BC | gnewshit | Scoop.it
Last summer, we featured a Sumerian hymn considered the oldest known song in the world. Given the popularity of that post, it seems we may have long underestimated the number of ancient-musicophiles on the internet.

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I Was An NFL Player Until I Was Fired By Two Cowards And A Bigot

I Was An NFL Player Until I Was Fired By Two Cowards And A Bigot | gnewshit | Scoop.it
Hello. My name is Chris Kluwe, and for eight years I was the punter for the Minnesota Vikings. In May 2013, the Vikings released me from the team.
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Nearly Half of U.S. Jobs Could Be Done by ... - Singularity Hub

Nearly Half of U.S. Jobs Could Be Done by ... - Singularity Hub | gnewshit | Scoop.it
If computers become as smart as humans, will they do our jobs better than we can? A recent study [pdf] out of Oxford University found that almost half of U.S. jobs are vulnerable to being taken over by computers as artificial ...
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Designer Baby-Making System Patent Stirs Controversy - Singularity Hub

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Designer Baby-Making System Patent Stirs Controversy Singularity Hub “The company never pursued the concepts discussed in the patent beyond our Family Traits Inheritance Calculator, nor do we have any plans to do so,” 23andMe said in a blog post...
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Facebook Building Major Artificial Intelligence System To Understand Who We Are - Singularity Hub

Facebook Building Major Artificial Intelligence System To Understand Who We Are - Singularity Hub | gnewshit | Scoop.it
Facebook Building Major Artificial Intelligence System To Understand Who We Are Singularity Hub In addition to expanding its use of facial recognition, the company is developing deep learning software to understand what its users say and do online,...
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Google Joins Top Universities in Quest to Fulfill ... - Singularity Hub

Google Joins Top Universities in Quest to Fulfill ... - Singularity Hub | gnewshit | Scoop.it
With online education, you don't have to go to MIT to learn from one of MIT's top professors. You don't have to spend six figures or four years to get knowledge applicable to the career of your choosing.
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Artist Do-Ho Suh Sculpts Appliances from his Manhattan Apartment out of Polyester

Artist Do-Ho Suh Sculpts Appliances from his Manhattan Apartment out of Polyester | gnewshit | Scoop.it

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Secret Fire: The Relationship Between Kundalini, Kabbalah, and Alchemy - Mark Stavish at Hermetic.com

Secret Fire: The Relationship Between Kundalini, Kabbalah, and Alchemy - Mark Stavish at Hermetic.com | gnewshit | Scoop.it
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Google Docs - create and edit documents online, for free.

Google Docs - create and edit documents online, for free. | gnewshit | Scoop.it
Create a new document and edit with others at the same time -- from your computer, phone or tablet. Get stuff done with or without an internet connection. Use Docs to edit Word files. Free from Google.
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Rainbow Queen

Rainbow Queen | gnewshit | Scoop.it
12x13" pen, ink, prismacolor I drew this piece in 1981, and finally colored and inked it last year. At that time I was starting to get more and more into painting, and was a bit tired of prismacolo...
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Tim Maupin's Film, 'The Last Generation to Die,' to ... - Singularity Hub

Tim Maupin's Film, 'The Last Generation to Die,' to ... - Singularity Hub | gnewshit | Scoop.it
The May issue of National Geographic boldly states, “This Baby Will Live to Be 120 (and It's Not Just Hype)”; Pew Research published a poll on radical life extension in August; and in September, Google invested in a new ...
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Summit Europe, Singularity University's First Public Event, Coming ...

Summit Europe, Singularity University's First Public Event, Coming ... | gnewshit | Scoop.it
In just a few months, Summit Europe — the first European conference hosted by Singularity University — will take place in Budapest, Hungary on November 15-16, 2013. This special two-day program will play host to a theater ...
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Banksy Sold $225,000 Worth of Art at a Central Park Stall for $420

Banksy Sold $225,000 Worth of Art at a Central Park Stall for $420 | gnewshit | Scoop.it
You missed it. On Saturday, Banksy set up a nondescript stall on the edge of Central Park, where he sold stencilled prints for $60 a pop. The monkey with a sign, the guy with the flowers, the rat with the smirk—all the classics ...
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Ambitious Billion-Euro Human Brain Project Kicks Off in Switzerland - Singularity Hub

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Ambitious Billion-Euro Human Brain Project Kicks Off in Switzerland
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The project's modeling ambitions have stirred some controversy, David Kleinfeld, a U.C.
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