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The High-Tech Headband That Can Make Your Stressed Brain Happy Again

The High-Tech Headband That Can Make Your Stressed Brain Happy Again | leapmind | Scoop.it
VideoMuse is wearable technology, but it doesn’t create mind-blowing experiences. Just the opposite.
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The fuel cell for home | ZeitNews

The fuel cell for home | ZeitNews | leapmind | Scoop.it
One always speaks of a fuel cell system,“ says Dr. Matthias Jahn from the Fraunhofer Institute for Ceramic Technologies and Systems IKTS in Dresden. A single cell doesn’t produce enough voltage to obtain a sufficient electrical power.
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Dangerous Delusions: The Green Movement's War on Progress

Dangerous Delusions: The Green Movement's War on Progress | leapmind | Scoop.it
the Left’s embrace of the anti-road/anti-motorist lobby marked its turn up a deadend: abandoning the social –the progressive attempt to transform society through human action –in favour of t...
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2D transistors promise a faster electronics future

2D transistors promise a faster electronics future | leapmind | Scoop.it
Faster electronic device architectures are in the offing with the unveiling of the world's first fully two-dimensional field-effect transistor (FET) by researchers with the Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (Berkeley Lab).
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10 Jobs That You Could Have In 2030

10 Jobs That You Could Have In 2030 | leapmind | Scoop.it
Your job seems normal now. In 15 years, when someone tells you they're a simplicity expert or a robot counselor, you won't blink an eye.
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Will Commercial Cars See With Laser-Powered Eyes? - IEEE Spectrum

Will Commercial Cars See With Laser-Powered Eyes? - IEEE Spectrum | leapmind | Scoop.it
Today only Google's car uses LIDAR; with this new system, one day, all cars may well have it
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Surprising nanotubes: Some slippery, some sticky

Surprising nanotubes: Some slippery, some sticky | leapmind | Scoop.it
New research discovers unexpected variations in behavior of nanotubes made of different materials.
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4 DARPA Projects That Could Be Bigger Than the Internet

Many of DARPA's projects have received much less public attention than its flashier robot initiatives--but they could have at least as big of an impact.Forty years ago, a group of researchers with
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Electrical cables that store energy? New nanotech may provide power storage in electric cables, clothes

Electrical cables that store energy? New nanotech may provide power storage in electric cables, clothes | leapmind | Scoop.it
Imagine being able to carry all the juice you needed to power your MP3 player, smartphone and electric car in the fabric of your jacket?
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Artificial Intelligence Is Now Telling Doctors How to Treat You | Business | WIRED

Artificial Intelligence Is Now Telling Doctors How to Treat You | Business | WIRED | leapmind | Scoop.it
Artificial intelligence is still in the very early stages of development–in so many ways, it can’t match our own intelligence–and computers certainly can’t replace doctors at the bedside.
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The 6 Robots That Will Wash And Feed Us When We're Old

The 6 Robots That Will Wash And Feed Us When We're Old | leapmind | Scoop.it
Between 2012 and 2050, the number of Americans age 65 or older is predicted to nearly double from 43.1 million to 83.7 million, according to a U.S. Census report published this month. The U.S.
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Scientists develop new hybrid photosynthesis energy transfer system | ZeitNews

Scientists develop new hybrid photosynthesis energy transfer system | ZeitNews | leapmind | Scoop.it
Scientists from the University of Southampton, in collaboration with the Universities of Sheffield and Crete, have developed a new hybrid energy transfer system, which mimics the processes responsible for photosynthesis.
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Michael Jackson Digitally Resurrected For Award Show

Michael Jackson Digitally Resurrected For Award Show | leapmind | Scoop.it
Technology is bringing the dead back to life—their images at least. In 2012, the ghost of Tupac Shakur strutted the stage at Coachella. Last year,
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Inside Ford's 3D Printing Lab, where thousands of parts are made

Inside Ford's 3D Printing Lab, where thousands of parts are made | leapmind | Scoop.it
Without 3D printing, the Ford Motor Co. would not be able to meet new model vehicle build deadlines. Here's a look at how Ford is using the technology.
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The first fully-2D, wonder-material graphene-molybdenite transistor could be the future of fast electronics | ExtremeTech

The first fully-2D, wonder-material graphene-molybdenite transistor could be the future of fast electronics | ExtremeTech | leapmind | Scoop.it
Researchers at Berkeley Lab, using a trio of single-atom-thick wonder materials -- graphene, boron nitride, and molybdenite -- have created the first all-2D field-effect transistor.
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George Church: The Future Without Limit | Innovators

George Church: The Future Without Limit | Innovators | leapmind | Scoop.it
Geneticist George Church tinkers with DNA to fight disease, create new biofuels, and perhaps even resurrect extinct species.
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Unlike Samantha in the Movie Her, Artificial Intelligence Will Have a Body

Unlike Samantha in the Movie Her, Artificial Intelligence Will Have a Body | leapmind | Scoop.it
The recent movie, Her, chronicles the romantic relationship between a man, Theodore Twombly, and an intelligent operating system named Samantha in
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How robots are getting smarter, from navigating on their own to learning by doing.

How robots are getting smarter, from navigating on their own to learning by doing. | leapmind | Scoop.it
A new generation is bringing greater skills to the factory floor, from navigating on their own to learning by doing.
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Biggest gene sequence project to launch

Biggest gene sequence project to launch | leapmind | Scoop.it
La Jolla-based Human Longevity to sequence up to 100,000 genomes a year for health-affecting mutations.
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Indefinite Lifespan and Risk Aversion: A Short-Lived Problem - ImmortalLife.info

Indefinite Lifespan and Risk Aversion: A Short-Lived Problem - ImmortalLife.info | leapmind | Scoop.it
by Chris T.Armstrong There was an interesting panel discussion at the Transhuman Visions Conference in San Francisco, February 1, 2014, which got even interesting-er when the following question was posed: “If you knew you could live for 1,000 years...
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Anti-diabetic drug metformin slows aging and lengthens lifespan

Anti-diabetic drug metformin slows aging and lengthens lifespan | leapmind | Scoop.it
A study by Belgian doctoral researcher Wouter De Haes (KU Leuven) and colleagues provides new evidence that metformin, the world's most widely used anti-diabetic drug, slows ageing and increases lifespan.
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Google's set to invest billions in satellite connectivity, but what's its real end game?

Google's set to invest billions in satellite connectivity, but what's its real end game? | leapmind | Scoop.it
The web giant’s plans reportedly involve sending at least 180 small satellites into the skies to enable connectivity using Ku-band spectrum. However, as with Facebook’s Internet.org initiative, it’s not clear who would pick up the bill down the line.
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Robo-bugs are here! World's smallest bot takes flight - NBC News

Robo-bugs are here! World's smallest bot takes flight - NBC News | leapmind | Scoop.it
Insect-sized robots have long held promise in the minds of sci-fi nerds. They could poke through treacherous rubble in search-and-rescue missions, discreetly...
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