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Foxconn's Pivot to America: Reverse Outsourcing With Robots

Foxconn's Pivot to America: Reverse Outsourcing With Robots | leapmind | Scoop.it
A little over a year ago, Foxconn, the notorious Taiwanese manufacturer of Apple's iPhone, said they would replace a million Chinese workers with
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This 'fishy' plastic is a solution to a huge problem (ScienceAlert)

This 'fishy' plastic is a solution to a huge problem (ScienceAlert) | leapmind | Scoop.it
A new bioplastic made from the second-most abundant organic material on Earth may help to stop plastic pollution.
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Novel antioxidant makes old arteries seem young again, study shows

Novel antioxidant makes old arteries seem young again, study shows | leapmind | Scoop.it
An antioxidant that targets specific cell structures -- mitochondria -- may be able to reverse some of the negative effects of aging on arteries, reducing the risk of heart disease, according to a new study.
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IBM's Watson Can Now Debate Its Opponents

IBM's Watson Can Now Debate Its Opponents | leapmind | Scoop.it
Since defeating the world's greatest Jeopardy players, IBM's Watson has been busy at work in the healthcare industry.
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Agile, Walking Robots Could Move Around Human Environments with Ease | MIT Technology Review

Agile, Walking Robots Could Move Around Human Environments with Ease | MIT Technology Review | leapmind | Scoop.it
Computer scientists have created machines that have the balance and agility to walk and run across rough and uneven terrain, making them far more useful in navigating human environments.
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Bioteeth From Stem-Cells Will Regrow Complete Teeth, Superior to Implants

Bioteeth From Stem-Cells Will Regrow Complete Teeth, Superior to Implants | leapmind | Scoop.it
Replacing missing teeth with new bioengineered teeth, grown from stem cells generated from a person's own gum cells, is a future method that could be superior to the currently used implant technology, but for now not all required pieces are in place.
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Scientists take steps to unlock the secrets to the fountain of youth

Scientists take steps to unlock the secrets to the fountain of youth | leapmind | Scoop.it
ASU scientists, together with collaborators from the Chinese Academy of Sciences in Shanghai, have published today, in Nature Structural and Molecular Biology, a first of its kind atomic level look at the enzyme telomerase that may unlock the...
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Wireless electricity? It's here

Wireless electricity? It's here | leapmind | Scoop.it
Katie Hall was shocked the second she saw it: a light-bulb glowing in the middle of a room with no wires attached.
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The Methuselah Mouse Prize: Changing the Conversation about Aging – Article by Advocate of Negligible Senescence | The Rational Argumentator

The Methuselah Mouse Prize: Changing the Conversation about Aging – Article by Advocate of Negligible Senescence | The Rational Argumentator | leapmind | Scoop.it
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The Gigaom interview: Why synthetic biology and the Netflix model are the future of medicine

The Gigaom interview: Why synthetic biology and the Netflix model are the future of medicine | leapmind | Scoop.it
[Gigaom] Life is a programming language, and molecular biologist Andrew Hessel thinks that it will be increasingly available to anyone interested in designing with the building blocks of life.
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A Vision of the Future From Those Likely to Invent It

A Vision of the Future From Those Likely to Invent It | leapmind | Scoop.it
In a series of interviews, seven people who are driving this transformation provided a glimpse into the not-too-distant future
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Who Knew? Cancer Has an Off Switch [Video]

Who Knew? Cancer Has an Off Switch [Video] | leapmind | Scoop.it
A new drug combination jump-starts the body’s ability to fight cancer
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Telomeres: The tiny keys to immortality

Telomeres: The tiny keys to immortality | leapmind | Scoop.it
Telomeres - the little stretches of DNA that hold our chromosomes together - could have the answers to switching off the ageing process.
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Essentials in America are getting more expensive while toys are getting cheap | Impact Lab

Essentials in America are getting more expensive while toys are getting cheap | Impact Lab | leapmind | Scoop.it
TVs, toys, and DVD players are getting cheap. What has gotten more expensive in the last ten years? What has gotten less expensive? Here's a fascinating
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Autodesk Builds Its Own Virus, as the Software Giant Develops Design Tools for Life Itself

Autodesk Builds Its Own Virus, as the Software Giant Develops Design Tools for Life Itself | leapmind | Scoop.it
Autodesk is creating design tools and standards for synthetic biology and nanotech.
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The new technologies that will change human civilization as we know it - Heading toward the singularity.

The new technologies that will change human civilization as we know it - Heading toward the singularity. | leapmind | Scoop.it
What will the world be like in the next 30 years ? How our lifestyle will change radically forever.
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Hope for aging brains, skeletal muscle

Hope for aging brains, skeletal muscle | leapmind | Scoop.it
Researchers at the Harvard Stem Cell Institute have shown that a protein, one they previously demonstrated can make failing hearts in aging mice appear more like those of young and healthy mice, similarly improves brain and skeletal muscle function...
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Scientists Develop Coal-Killing Solar Cell Made From Tin

Scientists Develop Coal-Killing Solar Cell Made From Tin | leapmind | Scoop.it
Weren't we just saying that perovskite solar cells are the next big thing? Well, make that tin perovskite solar cells.
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Young blood reverses the effects of aging in new mice study

Young blood reverses the effects of aging in new mice study | leapmind | Scoop.it
Studies show that the blood of young mice appears to reverse the effects of aging when put into elderly mice.
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Toyota’s Replacing Robots With Humans...So They Can Make Even Better Robots

Toyota’s Replacing Robots With Humans...So They Can Make Even Better Robots | leapmind | Scoop.it
Japan and car manufacturing are pretty much synonymous with robots. Some of the most advanced and practical bots hail from the former and work in
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David Deutsch – On Artificial Intelligence

David Deutsch – On Artificial Intelligence | leapmind | Scoop.it
The very laws of physics imply that artificial intelligence must be possible. What's holding us up?
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Delving deep into the brain: MRI sensor allows neuroscientists to map neural activity with molecular precision

Delving deep into the brain: MRI sensor allows neuroscientists to map neural activity with molecular precision | leapmind | Scoop.it
An MRI sensor now allows neuroscientists to map neural activity with molecular precision.
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imgur: the simple image sharer

Imgur is home to the web's most popular image content, curated in real time by a dedicated community through commenting, voting and sharing.
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Can Machine Intelligence Emerge from a Single Algorithm? - Enterra Solutions

Can Machine Intelligence Emerge from a Single Algorithm? - Enterra Solutions | leapmind | Scoop.it
Daniela Hernandez entices us into her Wired article about Stanford computer science professor Andrew Ng with this statement, "There's a … Continued
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