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33rd Square | Reproductive Cells on Demand

33rd Square | Reproductive Cells on Demand | leapmind | Scoop.it
Kyoto University researchers have illuminated factors driving primordial germ cell development. The research may lead to new reproductive treatments in the future.
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Sewage-powered biofuels plant claims 'major breakthrough'- Businessgreen mobile

Sewage-powered biofuels plant claims 'major breakthrough'- Businessgreen mobile | leapmind | Scoop.it
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Professor emeritus Rodney Brooks refines the sequel to iRobot - MIT News Office

Professor emeritus Rodney Brooks refines the sequel to iRobot - MIT News Office | leapmind | Scoop.it
Rodney Brooks’ startup, Rethink Robotics, is producing robots that can adapt to manufacturing tasks and the factory environment.
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Panel Tastes Lab-Grown Burger Made of Cultured Beef and Backed by Sergey Brin

Panel Tastes Lab-Grown Burger Made of Cultured Beef and Backed by Sergey Brin | leapmind | Scoop.it
“If you were a hotdog, would ya eat yourself?” That’s Will Ferrell as Harry Caray contemplating some of life’s deeper ethical questions. Here’s another more realistic one, “If your ballpark burger were grown in a petri dish, would you eat it?
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Alcor Video Tour

http://www.singularityweblog.com/alcor-max-more/ Last month I had the privilege of visiting Max More at the Alcor Life Extension Foundation. Alcor is a non-p...
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YouTube founders take on Vine and Instagram with MixBit video app

YouTube founders take on Vine and Instagram with MixBit video app | leapmind | Scoop.it
YouTube founders are back with a new video app, and they're challenging Vine and Instagram .
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Basic Income Plan: a thought experiment

Basic Income Plan: a thought experiment | leapmind | Scoop.it
A basic income (also called basic income guarantee, unconditional basic income, universal basic income or citizen’s income) is a proposed system of social security that regularly provides each citizen with a sum of money unconditionally.
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Her - Trailer (HD)

Follow below for the latest movie trailers, reviews and more: http://www.facebook.com/TheFilmStage http://www.twitter.com/TheFilmStage
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Robot Programmed to Fall in Love with a Girl Goes too Far | RealityPod

Robot Programmed to Fall in Love with a Girl Goes too Far | RealityPod | leapmind | Scoop.it
Researchers at Toshiba’s Akimu Robotic Research Institute were thrilled ten months ago when they successfully programmed Kenji, a third generation humanoid
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If you think cybercrime is scary now, just wait until hackers can control and monitor every object in your environment

If you think cybercrime is scary now, just wait until hackers can control and monitor every object in your environment | leapmind | Scoop.it
Recent work by security researchers indicates that one of the problems with having a "smart" home is that some day, it might be smart enough to attack you.
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Technium

"Technology is stitching together all the minds of the living, wrapping the planet in a vibrating cloak of electronic nerves, How can this not stir that orga...
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Amazon is working on displays that Apple and Samsung can’t match

Amazon is working on displays that Apple and Samsung can’t match | leapmind | Scoop.it
When Amazon unveiled the unique display panel of its Paperwhite Kindle e-reader, it revealed two impressive facts: The first is that Amazon's internal hardware engineering team is more sophisticated than Amazon's line of decent but not so...
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A new Babylon and the rise of the tech tycoon

A new Babylon and the rise of the tech tycoon | leapmind | Scoop.it
A lot of ink (pun intended) has been spilled on why Jeff Bezos bought the Post, how much Jeff Bezos loves reading and what Jeff Bezos will do with the media company. The right question to ask is: What does it all mean?
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When you're being tracked by a smart trashcan, shouldn't you have to opt in first?

When you're being tracked by a smart trashcan, shouldn't you have to opt in first? | leapmind | Scoop.it
A London startup called Renew is using Wi-Fi-equipped recycling bins to track the smartphones that pass by on the street. The legality of this is questionable, particularly as there’s no opt-in.
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Researchers extend human epigenomic map

Researchers extend human epigenomic map | leapmind | Scoop.it
Ten years ago, scientists announced the end of the Human Genome Project, the international attempt to learn which combination of four nucleotides—adenine, thymine, cytosine, and guanine—is unique to homo sapien DNA.
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The world according to Itskov: Futurists convene at GF2045 (Part 2)

The world according to Itskov: Futurists convene at GF2045 (Part 2) | leapmind | Scoop.it
As many Phys.org readers undoubtedly know, Einstein famously said that imagination is more important than knowledge – but there's more to it. The full quote reads: I believe in intuition and inspiration.
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Rialto, CA Police Made to Wear Cameras, Use of Force Drops by Over Two-Thirds - informationliberation

Rialto, CA Police Made to Wear Cameras, Use of Force Drops by Over Two-Thirds - informationliberation | leapmind | Scoop.it
The news you're not supposed to know...
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A Material That Could Make Solar Power “Dirt Cheap” | MIT Technology Review

A Material That Could Make Solar Power “Dirt Cheap” | MIT Technology Review | leapmind | Scoop.it
Researchers discover that a material known for a hundred years could lower the cost of solar power.
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IBM Develops Programming Language Inspired By The Human Brain

IBM Develops Programming Language Inspired By The Human Brain | leapmind | Scoop.it
IBM has developed a programming language for tomorrows cognitive computers.
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IBM researchers get closer to brain-like computing

IBM researchers get closer to brain-like computing | leapmind | Scoop.it
Researchers at IBM built a simulator for a brain-like computing network and developed a programming language and applications to execute on it.
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Woman's 'Immortal' Cells To Be Regulated Under New Plan

Woman's 'Immortal' Cells To Be Regulated Under New Plan | leapmind | Scoop.it
For decades, the immortal line of cells known as HeLa cells has been a crucial tool for researchers.
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Gadgets Replacing Smartphone Passwords - Datamation

Gadgets Replacing Smartphone Passwords - Datamation | leapmind | Scoop.it
New smartphone features are eliminating the need for passwords--and that's a good thing.
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The Man Who Thinks He Never Has to Eat Again Is Probably Going to Be a Billionaire Soon | VICE United Kingdom

The Man Who Thinks He Never Has to Eat Again Is Probably Going to Be a Billionaire Soon | VICE United Kingdom | leapmind | Scoop.it
And he's going to cure world hunger too. What have you ever done?
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Robots are getting closer to having humanlike abilities and senses

Robots are getting closer to having humanlike abilities and senses | leapmind | Scoop.it
Some can smell, feel and see their surroundings and perform dangerous and dull jobs that humans don’t want.
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Altering organic molecules' interaction with light

Altering organic molecules' interaction with light | leapmind | Scoop.it
Enhancing and manipulating the light emission of organic molecules is at heart of many important technological and scientific advances, including in the fields of organic light emitting devices, bio-imaging, bio-molecular detection.
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