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Children Born Today Will Never Have To Drive A Car, Says Robotics Expert

Children Born Today Will Never Have To Drive A Car, Says Robotics Expert | leapmind | Scoop.it
According to Dr. Henrik Christensen, a leading thinker in robotics.
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Anti-ageing compound set for human trials after turning clock back for mice

Anti-ageing compound set for human trials after turning clock back for mice | leapmind | Scoop.it
New South Wales professor in US rolled back the key indicators of ageing to make a two-year-old mice appear a six-month-old
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This Is How Google's New $1 Million Robot Sees The World

This Is How Google's New $1 Million Robot Sees The World | leapmind | Scoop.it
Atlas is built by Boston Dynamics, the robotics company bought by Google last December, and there are only eight of them in the world.
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First Balloons and Drones, Now Dirigibles: The Race for a Truly 'World Wide' Web

First Balloons and Drones, Now Dirigibles: The Race for a Truly 'World Wide' Web | leapmind | Scoop.it
Facebook wants to be as cool as Google. Google wants to be the most innovative tech firm in history. Both are aiming to deliver internet access to
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Tesla Motors Part 1: Behind the Scenes of how the Tesla Model S is Made-The Window-WIRED - YouTube

If founder Elon Musk is right, Tesla Motors just might reinvent the American auto industry—with specialized robots building slick electric cars in a factory ...
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SpaceHabs: One man's architectural vision for colonizing Mars

SpaceHabs: One man's architectural vision for colonizing Mars | leapmind | Scoop.it
With a projected settlement date of 2025, the Mars One project has received over 200,000 applications for the one way trip to the Red Planet. Bryan Versteeg...
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Forget wearable tech, embeddable implants are already here

Forget wearable tech, embeddable implants are already here | leapmind | Scoop.it
A new generation of embeddable tech implants could soon change the way we live
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Startup offering DNA screening of 'hypothetical babies' raises fears over designer children

Startup offering DNA screening of 'hypothetical babies' raises fears over designer children | leapmind | Scoop.it
Six years after Anne Morriss gave birth to a boy with a rare disease, she and a US scientist are giving would-be parents the chance to screen potential children for genetic conditions
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The people with ‘animal powers’

The people with ‘animal powers’ | leapmind | Scoop.it
By augmenting their bodies to acquire animal-like abilities, some people are trying to sense a world that most humans cannot experience, says Frank Swain
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GM trees designed to SELF-DESTRUCT could provide cheaper fuel

GM trees designed to SELF-DESTRUCT could provide cheaper fuel | leapmind | Scoop.it
Researchers have found a way to make trees self-destruct under mild conditions. This will make plant life easier to break down into paper and biofuel.
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33rd Square | Breakthrough Therapy Allows Paraplegic People Move Their Legs Voluntarily

33rd Square | Breakthrough Therapy Allows Paraplegic People Move Their Legs Voluntarily | leapmind | Scoop.it
Four young men who have been paralyzed for years achieved groundbreaking progress -- moving their legs -- as a result of epidural electrical stimulation of the spinal cord, an international team of scientists reports today in the medical journal...
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'Indisputable' Proof Of A New Four-Quark Particle

'Indisputable' Proof Of A New Four-Quark Particle | leapmind | Scoop.it
CERN physicists have made a particle that likely existed for just a microsecond after the Big Bang.
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Google invests in more robots

Google invests in more robots | leapmind | Scoop.it
Google's investment arm has taken a financial stake in a robot-maker that is seeking to disrupt the service industry.
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NASA asks for battery alternatives to send ships deep into space

NASA asks for battery alternatives to send ships deep into space | leapmind | Scoop.it
The request is open to both national labs and private firms, and NASA plans to choose roughly four proposals.
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Biomarkers and ageing: The clock-watcher

Biomarkers and ageing: The clock-watcher | leapmind | Scoop.it
Biomathematician Steve Horvath has discovered a strikingly accurate way to measure human ageing through epigenetic signatures.
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Big Picture Science – Since Sliced Bread: Kevin Kelly

Big Picture Science – Since Sliced Bread: Kevin Kelly | leapmind | Scoop.it
If you're new here, you may want to subscribe to my RSS feed. Thanks for visiting!
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Summarizing DNA nanotechnology, Synthetic Biology are on the path to realizing visions of nanomedicine and Nanoscale Metamaterial to visible spectrum control

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First Successful Regeneration Of An Organ In A Mammal

First Successful Regeneration Of An Organ In A Mammal | leapmind | Scoop.it
A chemical trigger regrows the thymus of a living mouse
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Don't Want to Die? Support a 1 Percent Jethro Knights Life Extension Tax

Don't Want to Die? Support a 1 Percent Jethro Knights Life Extension Tax | leapmind | Scoop.it
Most people don't read scientific journals, but if they did they'd know the transhumanist field of life extension is repeatedly making major scientific and medical breakthroughs.
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What if machines took over and nobody noticed? | Edmonton Journal

What if machines took over and nobody noticed? | Edmonton Journal | leapmind | Scoop.it
While writing this feature on the technological singularity — the hypothetical moment when machines will be smarter than humans — I had some trouble wrapping my head around the idea.
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DNA nanobots deliver drugs in living cockroaches - health - 08 April 2014 - New Scientist

DNA nanobots deliver drugs in living cockroaches - health - 08 April 2014 - New Scientist | leapmind | Scoop.it
A swarm of nanobots made of DNA can store molecules in their folds and deliver them to specific cells by performing complex calculations
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Super-Hydrophobic Spray Makes All Your Stuff Liquid-Proof

Super-Hydrophobic Spray Makes All Your Stuff Liquid-Proof | leapmind | Scoop.it
It should start showing up on store shelves in a few weeks.
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