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The Life Extension Blog: 8 Healthy Foods & Drinks to Promote Longevity

The Life Extension Blog: 8 Healthy Foods & Drinks to Promote Longevity | Chasing the Future | Scoop.it
By Michael A. Smith, MD Our country is experiencing an epidemic of age-related disorders like diab...

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The BioSync Team's curator insight, October 20, 2013 1:31 PM

I take my morning supplements with a glass of Kefir mixed with Nutiva Pomegranate Powder, Aunt Patty's Blackstrap Molasses and Nutritional Frontiers D-Ribose.


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33rd Square | Futuristic Tube Transport System Looks To Speed Passengers Around The Globe

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High-tech rooftop mirrors bounce sun's heat back into space - CNET

High-tech rooftop mirrors bounce sun's heat back into space - CNET | Chasing the Future | Scoop.it
Stanford researchers suggest a unique place to store excess heat -- the coldness of outer space -- which could help keep buildings cooler and help save energy.
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Peter Thiel takes HGH, plans to live until he's 120 - CNET

Peter Thiel takes HGH, plans to live until he's 120 - CNET | Chasing the Future | Scoop.it
The venture capitalist and libertarian offers that he takes HGH to boost his muscles and longevity. But why choose 120? Why not live forever?
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Could ibuprofen be an anti-aging medicine? | KurzweilAI

Could ibuprofen be an anti-aging medicine? | KurzweilAI | Chasing the Future | Scoop.it
Ibuprofen extends the lifespan of C. elegans worms: survival curves shown here are for worms treated with ibuprofen at a dose of 0.1 mM (red) compared to
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#Nanotechnology Atom-thick CCD could capture images: Scientists develop two-dimensional, light-sensitive material

#Nanotechnology Atom-thick CCD could capture images: Scientists develop two-dimensional, light-sensitive material | Chasing the Future | Scoop.it
An atomically thin material developed at Rice University may lead to the thinnest-ever imaging platform.

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Volvo smart helmet system could help save lives

Volvo smart helmet system could help save lives | Chasing the Future | Scoop.it
An all Swedish trio of Volvo, POC Sports and Ericsson have teamed up to produce “an innovative safety technology connecting drivers and cyclists”, with the connected tech set for an official unveiling at CES 2015 in January. The premise of the Volvo Cars’ City Safety system is fairly straightforward: a POC produced helmet, containing Bluetooth,…

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Premise of the smart helmet system a helmet, containing Bluetooth, connects to a smartphone app and broadcasts a cyclist's position, albeit only Volvo XC90 cars will have connectivity with the system built in as standard, allowing drivers to be warned of a cyclist’s proximity

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Famous superheroines wearing suits made of liquid paint look really cool

Famous superheroines wearing suits made of liquid paint look really cool | Chasing the Future | Scoop.it
London-based photographer Jaroslav Wieczorkiewicz created this badass 2015 calendar featuring pictures of beautiful superheroines wearing impossible liquid suits, including Captain Marvel, She-Hulk, or Catwoman. [NSFW-ish]
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Time Travel and Wormholes: Physicist Kip Thorne's Wildest Theories

Time Travel and Wormholes: Physicist Kip Thorne's Wildest Theories | Chasing the Future | Scoop.it
Kip Thorne, the physicist who brought real science to the movie "Interstellar," has a history of coming up with ideas that sound straight out of science fiction. We've rounded up three of Thorne's most mind-bending theories — at least one of which may hav
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First Ever Human Robots Invented By Japanese Scientists

First Ever Human Robots Invented By Japanese Scientists | Chasing the Future | Scoop.it
Written by Steven Bancarz| Human robots have recently been invented by Japanese scientist, inventor, and professor Dr. Hiroshi Ishiguro, and they pose a striking resemblance to human beings.  In fact, they almost look more real than human beings.  This was the goal of Hiroshi when he was creat
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The Internet of Things and the Connected Person | WIRED

The Internet of Things and the Connected Person | WIRED | Chasing the Future | Scoop.it
One of the interesting things about the Internet of Things (IoT): It’s not really about the things. The IoT is a developing technological marvel. It is estimated that by the year 2020, 50 to 100 billion devices will be electronically connected in the globally emerging IoT. But at the center of the innovation that is unfolding…

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New class of synthetic molecules mimics antibodies

New class of synthetic molecules mimics antibodies | Chasing the Future | Scoop.it
A Yale University lab has crafted the first synthetic molecules that have both the targeting and response functions of antibodies.

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Sneaky Impersonator Robots Are Taking Over the Web

Sneaky Impersonator Robots Are Taking Over the Web | Chasing the Future | Scoop.it
A new report finds overall bot traffic dipped, but "bad robots" are on the rise.

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Saving information on a computer boosts human memory resources for new information | KurzweilAI

Saving information on a computer boosts human memory resources for new information | KurzweilAI | Chasing the Future | Scoop.it
(Credit: iStock) The simple act of saving something, such as a file on a computer, may improve our memory for the information we encounter next, according
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Reciprocity, la maison en bois modulaire du futur - Bretagne Pays de Loire - Décideurs en Région

Reciprocity, la maison en bois modulaire du futur - Bretagne Pays de Loire - Décideurs en Région | Chasing the Future | Scoop.it

Des étudiants angevins et américains ont inventé une maison modulaire et entièrement en bois. Innovante et écologique, celle-ci est aussi évolutive grâce à une conception en modules.


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NASA's Kepler telescope identifies new 'Super Earth' - CNET

NASA's Kepler telescope identifies new 'Super Earth' - CNET | Chasing the Future | Scoop.it
Rallying back from a mechanical failure, the telescope helps confirm the existence of an exoplanet 2.5 times the diameter of Planet Earth.
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Spider webs, leaves inspire touch-screen, solar-cell designs | KurzweilAI

Spider webs, leaves inspire touch-screen, solar-cell designs | KurzweilAI | Chasing the Future | Scoop.it
Refined by natural selection, spider webs and leaves serve as models for new and highly effective optoelectronic networks and displays (credit: Boston
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Gecko-inspired adhesives could enable humans to climb walls Mission: Impossible style!

Gecko-inspired adhesives could enable humans to climb walls Mission: Impossible style! | Chasing the Future | Scoop.it
A Stanford University team have created a gecko-inspired human climbing system that allowed a grad student to scale a glass wall using two hand-sized sticky pads.
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#Nanotechnology To Outer Space: Ten Top Tech Innovations Of 2014 | IFLScience

#Nanotechnology To Outer Space: Ten Top Tech Innovations Of 2014 | IFLScience | Chasing the Future | Scoop.it
Don’t be mesmerised by cool apps and flashy new gizmos – the top technology inventions of the year are ones that will have a lasting effect. Most are advances in fields that are already changing us.

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Digital wallets and vein scanners: How we'll pay for things in the future

Digital wallets and vein scanners: How we'll pay for things in the future | Chasing the Future | Scoop.it

Whether it's via contactless cards and mobile phones, or even biometrics, new ways of paying and spending are increasingly muscling their way into the mix.


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New 'Smart Skin' Could Make Prosthetics More Like Real Limbs

New 'Smart Skin' Could Make Prosthetics More Like Real Limbs | Chasing the Future | Scoop.it
New prosthetic skin that is warm and elastic like real skin, and is packed with many different kinds of sensors, could one day help people with prosthetic limbs regain their sense of touch, researchers say.
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NASA: Let's Explore Venus in Solar Zeppelins and Build Cloud City There

NASA: Let's Explore Venus in Solar Zeppelins and Build Cloud City There | Chasing the Future | Scoop.it
There's a lot we can learn about Earth's atmosphere from studying Venus, however, it's Venus' crushingly thick air--precisely what we want to study--that is preventing us from sending manned missions there. But this radical zeppelin could finally help us unlock the secrets of our celestial neighbor.
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A Photovoltaic Balloon Could Bring Electricity to Disaster Zones

A Photovoltaic Balloon Could Bring Electricity to Disaster Zones | Chasing the Future | Scoop.it
Moored to a base with batteries, the Zephyr collects enough solar energy to power 15 relief tents and a telecommunications network
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Coca-Cola, Nike innovate water use with fluid thinking

Coca-Cola, Nike innovate water use with fluid thinking | Chasing the Future | Scoop.it
Water, water everywhere? Look around to get ideas flowing and prevent the risks that can drain your company dry.

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The Future of Work – A journey to 2022

Tremendous forces are radically reshaping the world of work as we know it. Disruptive innovations are creating new industries and business models and destroying old ones. New technologies, data analytics and social networks are having a huge impact on how we communicate, collaborate and work. Many of the roles and job titles of tomorrow will be ones we’ve not even thought of yet.

 

This report takes you on a journey to 2022 and explores how the changing business landscape will impact your people management strategy.

 

What path will you take?


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Quadriplegic shapes robot hand with her thoughts | KurzweilAI

Quadriplegic shapes robot hand with her thoughts | KurzweilAI | Chasing the Future | Scoop.it
Controlling a robot arm with her thoughts, quadriplegic shapes the hand into four positions (credit: Journal of Neural Engineering/IOP Publishing) In an

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New pulsed-magnetic method uses nanorods to deliver drugs deeply in the body | KurzweilAI

New pulsed-magnetic method uses nanorods to deliver drugs deeply in the body | KurzweilAI | Chasing the Future | Scoop.it
A new treatment technique applies quick magnetic pulses to ferromagnetic nanorods to delivery therapies to exact locations in the body in real time (credit:
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