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Arctic seafloor methane releases double previous estimates | Machines Like Us

Arctic seafloor methane releases double previous estimates | Machines Like Us | leapmind | Scoop.it
The seafloor off the coast of Northern Siberia is releasing more than twice the amount of methane as previously estimated, according to new research results published in the Nov.
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BMW Has Seen the Future, and It's Carbon - Businessweek

BMW Has Seen the Future, and It's Carbon - Businessweek | leapmind | Scoop.it
The luxe automaker is betting on lightweight carbon fiber for cars
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Software Mines Science Papers to Make New Discoveries | MIT Technology Review

Software Mines Science Papers to Make New Discoveries | MIT Technology Review | leapmind | Scoop.it
Software digests thousands of research papers to accurately identify proteins that could prove valuable cancer drug targets.
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Highly stretchable fiber-shaped supercapacitor based on carbon nanotubes

Highly stretchable fiber-shaped supercapacitor based on carbon nanotubes | leapmind | Scoop.it
(Phys.org) —A mobile telephone display for your jacket sleeve, ECG probes for your workout clothes—wearable electronics are in demand.
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Software Is Reorganizing the World | Wired Opinion | Wired.com

Software Is Reorganizing the World | Wired Opinion | Wired.com | leapmind | Scoop.it
When cloud formations take physical shape, neither their scale nor duration has an upper bound: We may begin to see cloud towns, then cloud cities, and ultimately cloud countries. At first this sounds rather implausible.
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Driving Home Drunk Will Never Be the Same Again

Driving Home Drunk Will Never Be the Same Again | leapmind | Scoop.it
Thousands of people die every year due to drunk driving. It's a statistic that's both appalling and frightening. We all like to party, but then when the party's over, many still refuse to recognize...
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All Can Be Lost: The Risk of Putting Our Knowledge in the Hands of Machines

All Can Be Lost: The Risk of Putting Our Knowledge in the Hands of Machines | leapmind | Scoop.it
We rely on computers to fly our planes, find our cancers, design our buildings, audit our businesses. That's all well and good. But what happens when the computer fails?
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Pay-As-You-Go Solar Energy Finds Success in Africa: Scientific American

Pay-As-You-Go Solar Energy Finds Success in Africa: Scientific American | leapmind | Scoop.it
Selling solar energy on an installment plan is an affordable alternative to kerosene fuel
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Structure Sensor: iPad 3D Scanner That Must Be Seen To Be Believed

Structure Sensor: iPad 3D Scanner That Must Be Seen To Be Believed | leapmind | Scoop.it
Occipital has created something revolutionary with their iPad 3D scanner called Structure Sensor. Its mind blowing features are in every sense mind-blowing.
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Augmented Reality Just Beginning to Change How We Interact With the Real World | Innovation Insights | Wired.com

Augmented Reality Just Beginning to Change How We Interact With the Real World | Innovation Insights | Wired.com | leapmind | Scoop.it
Image: turkletom/Flickr Augmented reality (AR) provides a live view of a physical, real-world environment whose are augmented by computer-generated inp
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How the Robots Lost: High-Frequency Trading's Rise and Fall - Businessweek

How the Robots Lost: High-Frequency Trading's Rise and Fall - Businessweek | leapmind | Scoop.it
Speed traders once made billions staging market attacks. Speed, it turns out, kills
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Google patents social media helper

Google patents social media helper | leapmind | Scoop.it
If maintaining a presence on lots of social networks is a burden, Google may be able to help with software that pretends to be you.
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Advancments in Neuroscience and Prosthetics

Full video from Government Executive available at: http://fora.tv/2013/11/14/DARPA_Director_Arati_Prabhakar_in_Conversation Director of DARPA, Arati Prabhaka...
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Autonomous Drive Nissan LEAF Hits Public Roads For The First Time — Japanese Prime Minister In Tow

Autonomous Drive Nissan LEAF Hits Public Roads For The First Time — Japanese Prime Minister In Tow | leapmind | Scoop.it
Nissan's Autonomous Drive version of the LEAF recently hit public streets in Japan for the first time, while carrying the Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, making it the first vehicle with autonomous drive capability to be given a license plate...
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Energy harvesting chips: The next big thing for a connected world

Energy harvesting chips: The next big thing for a connected world | leapmind | Scoop.it
Sensors are everywhere, but if we can build a generation of more efficient energy-harvesting chips, sensors could go in even more places. Here’s how researchers are trying to make that happen.
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Already Anticipating ‘Terminator’ Ethics

Already Anticipating ‘Terminator’ Ethics | leapmind | Scoop.it
Amid rapid advances encouraged and funded by the Pentagon, roboticists are facing questions about the purposes of what they are designing.
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China's moon landing next month is trouble for NASA

China's moon landing next month is trouble for NASA | leapmind | Scoop.it
China's mission to robotically land on the moon next month is sure to stir up lunar dust, but it may also cause a political dustup, too.
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Will 2-D tin be the next super material?

Will 2-D tin be the next super material? | leapmind | Scoop.it
A single layer of tin atoms could be the world’s first material to conduct electricity with 100 percent efficiency at the temperatures that computer chips operate, according to a team of ...
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Onley Half of Drugs Removed by Sewage Treatment: Scientific American

Onley Half of Drugs Removed by Sewage Treatment: Scientific American | leapmind | Scoop.it
Only about half of the prescription drugs and other newly emerging contaminants in sewage are removed by treatment plants says a new report
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Scientists develop new ‘liquid metal’ that will let you print circuits on paper, T-shirts, or even leaves | Impact Lab

Scientists develop new ‘liquid metal’ that will let you print circuits on paper, T-shirts, or even leaves | Impact Lab | leapmind | Scoop.it
Soon we could be able to print circuits as well as 3-D products in the comfort of our homes. Three scientists in China have found a way to create a metal
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GEN | Insight & Intelligence™: Ancient DNA Studies Open the Door to the Ancestral Past

GEN | Insight & Intelligence™: Ancient DNA Studies Open the Door to the Ancestral Past | leapmind | Scoop.it
Get the latest in biotechnology through daily news coverage as well as analysis, features, tutorials, webinars, podcasts, and blogs.
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The Future of Knowledge, Learning, Education and Universities: Futurist Speaker Gerd Leonhard

This is the full-length video of my talk at the Utrecht Center for Humanities on September 20, 2013, on the topic of the future of learning, knowledge, educa...
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