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British Scientists Clone Dinosaur

British Scientists Clone Dinosaur | leapmind | Scoop.it
Scientists at Liverpool's John Moore University have successfully cloned a dinosaur, a spokesman from the university said yesterday.
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An AI that mimics our neocortex is taking on the neural networks – and this is how it'll do it

An AI that mimics our neocortex is taking on the neural networks – and this is how it'll do it | leapmind | Scoop.it
Palm founder Jeff Hawkins on his life's work to El Reg
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Toward a Pill That Helps Us Learn as Fast as Kids

Toward a Pill That Helps Us Learn as Fast as Kids | leapmind | Scoop.it
Scientists are using mood drugs to return the adult's brain to an earlier stage of development. Here's why that won't be easy.
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The Evolution of Automated Breaking News Stories | MIT Technology Review

The Evolution of Automated Breaking News Stories | MIT Technology Review | leapmind | Scoop.it
A Google engineer has developed an algorithm that spots breaking news stories on the Web and illustrates them with pictures. And it is now filing its first stories on Twitter.
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Aging Successfully Reversed in Mice; Human Trials to Begin Next

Aging Successfully Reversed in Mice; Human Trials to Begin Next | leapmind | Scoop.it
Scientists have successfully reversed the aging process in mice according to a new study just released. Human trials are to begin next, possibly before the year is over. The study was published in ...
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With barriers gone for energy data, young entrepreneurs are jumping in

With barriers gone for energy data, young entrepreneurs are jumping in | leapmind | Scoop.it
Innovation is alive and well around energy data, thanks to a series of initiatives and programs. Meet Ohmconnect, a bootstrapped startup that couldn’t have existed a couple years ago.
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New amazing experiment opens door to record dreams and your imagination

New amazing experiment opens door to record dreams and your imagination | leapmind | Scoop.it
University of Yale's researchers have extracted faces from human brain activity with shocking accuracy—an incredible feat that gets us one step closer to record brain videos after a UC Berkeley team reconstructed brains' visions into digital video...
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What VR Could, Should, and Almost Certainly Will Be within Two Years - YouTube

We've figured out what affordable VR hardware will be capable of within a couple of years, and assembled a prototype that reveals that that level of VR hardw...
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Beefing Up Food Animals with GM Crops | MIT Technology Review

Beefing Up Food Animals with GM Crops | MIT Technology Review | leapmind | Scoop.it
Biotech turns to DNA editing technology to engineer easier-to-digest plants for farm animals.
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With Calico, Google looks to make your lifespan its business | ExtremeTech

With Calico, Google looks to make your lifespan its business | ExtremeTech | leapmind | Scoop.it
Google has announced its latest venture, quite possibly its most ambitious and out of character so far: Calico. The newly formed company has set itself to
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Google’s Calico Start-up to Sequence Whole Human Genomes of Healthy 100-Year-Olds in Project to Solve Puzzle of Human Aging | Dark Daily

Google’s Calico Start-up to Sequence Whole Human Genomes of Healthy 100-Year-Olds in Project to Solve Puzzle of Human Aging | Dark Daily | leapmind | Scoop.it
Google’s founders believe that analysis of the whole genomes of people who live to be 100 years old and are relatively healthy will allow them to solve the puzzle of human aging.
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Bionic spinach, invisible barcodes and nanotube computers

Bionic spinach, invisible barcodes and nanotube computers | leapmind | Scoop.it
This month's nanotechnology roundup includes artificially enhanced plants, a way to tag valuable oils, and transistors made from nanotubes
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After space exploration and war, robots are ready for their biggest challenge: Conquering the home

After space exploration and war, robots are ready for their biggest challenge: Conquering the home | leapmind | Scoop.it
Doing the vacuuming is just the begining; do we need robots to save us all from a ticking demographic timebomb?
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Transhumanism knocking on your door - YouTube

Uploading Consciousness & Digital Immortality | Interview with Theoretical Physicist Michio Kaku My comment: Listening to that guy alone can make you sick. L...
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Why it’s time for Google to fix Google Now

Why it’s time for Google to fix Google Now | leapmind | Scoop.it
Google Now is supposed to anticipate our needs before we search for them, but one of its core features is terribly broken.
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GEN | Insight & Intelligence™: The Promise of Combination Therapies

GEN | Insight & Intelligence™: The Promise of Combination Therapies | leapmind | Scoop.it
Recent technical advances, new business strategies, and FDA policies will speed combination therapy development.
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Parathletes Can Now Compete in Their Superhuman Prosthetics and Exoskeletons

Parathletes Can Now Compete in Their Superhuman Prosthetics and Exoskeletons | leapmind | Scoop.it
The summer 2016 Olympics may be in Brazil, but I’m getting much more excited for a competition taking place that year in Switzerland. Cybathlon 2016 is a championship for robot-assisted parathletes, and it sounds awesome.
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Rainbow-catching waveguide could revolutionize energy technologies

Rainbow-catching waveguide could revolutionize energy technologies | leapmind | Scoop.it
(Phys.org) —By slowing and absorbing certain wavelengths of light, engineers open new possibilities in solar power, thermal energy recycling and stealth technology.
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New Statesman | Learning to live with machines

New Statesman | Learning to live with machines | leapmind | Scoop.it
We need to take the idea of a universal basic income seriously.
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Data, driverless cars and the future of the insurance business

Data, driverless cars and the future of the insurance business | leapmind | Scoop.it
The driverless car may one day change the insurance industry said Progressive’s CEO, but in the meantime he explains how data is changing it today.
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Can technology kill off the exam?

Can technology kill off the exam? | leapmind | Scoop.it
We have the technology to get rid of final exams and assess students differently, says Colin Barras, but are we ready yet?
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A mighty contest

A mighty contest | leapmind | Scoop.it
“OUR ROBOTS PUT people to work,” says the rejected slogan still on the whiteboard in Rodney Brooks’s office. It was meant to convey the belief that led Mr...
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Facebook, Google, And Sony Are Getting Ready To Fight A Cyberpunk War

Facebook, Google, And Sony Are Getting Ready To Fight A Cyberpunk War | leapmind | Scoop.it
The next big thing in tech is to change the very nature of the way you experience reality, as Facebook's acquisition of Oculus VR suggests. Does the...
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In Most Ambitious DNA Building Project Ever, Scientists Make An Artificial Yeast Chromosome

In Most Ambitious DNA Building Project Ever, Scientists Make An Artificial Yeast Chromosome | leapmind | Scoop.it
We're constructing ever-more-complicated creatures in labs.
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