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How Google Glass can evolve as a tool for journalists

How Google Glass can evolve as a tool for journalists | leapmind | Scoop.it
Editor's note: This is a guest post by Sarah Hill, the Chief Digital Storyteller for Veterans United Home Loans. She is Hangout Host for its veteran and military issues news hub, ...
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How Does a Transistor Work?

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Exclusive: Mice with human chromosomes - the genetic breakthrough that could revolutionise medicine

Exclusive: Mice with human chromosomes - the genetic breakthrough that could revolutionise medicine | leapmind | Scoop.it
Scientists have created genetically-engineered mice with artificial human chromosomes in every cell of their bodies, as part of a series of studies showing that it may be possible to treat genetic diseases with a radically new form of gene therapy.
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The Rise of Artificial Intelligence | Off Book | PBS Digital Studios

Artificial intelligence is an ever evolving goal for researchers, and the object of endless fascination for writers, filmmakers, and the general public. But ...
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33rd Square | 5 Futuristic Features Coming to Smartphones

33rd Square | 5 Futuristic Features Coming to Smartphones | leapmind | Scoop.it
Smartphone developers are constantly upgrading mobile devices with new features, bigger screens and better performance. Here Daniel Young looks at five technologies that could be coming to your smartphone in the future.
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New project aims to upload a honey bee's brain into a flying insectobot by 2015

New project aims to upload a honey bee's brain into a flying insectobot by 2015 | leapmind | Scoop.it
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Researchers patent new electrolytes based on ionic liquids that prolong the life of solar cells and batteries

Researchers patent new electrolytes based on ionic liquids that prolong the life of solar cells and batteries | leapmind | Scoop.it
Researchers have discovered a new family of ionic liquids that produce electrolytes that improve the performance, stability and durability of electrochemical and electronic devices.
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These Decapitated Worms Regrow Old Memories Along with New Heads

These Decapitated Worms Regrow Old Memories Along with New Heads | leapmind | Scoop.it
New experiments show that beheaded flatworms can retain trained behaviors after their brains regenerate
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To clean the air, Dutch scientists invent pavement that eats smog

To clean the air, Dutch scientists invent pavement that eats smog | leapmind | Scoop.it
What if the solution to smog was right where the rubber meets the road?
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'Pressure Cooker' Breaks Waste into Useful Components

'Pressure Cooker' Breaks Waste into Useful Components | leapmind | Scoop.it
Like alchemists, engineers are developing a process to turn sewage into drinkable water, energy and useful byproducts at a cost of less than a nickel per person per day.
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July 10 News: U.S. Passed 10 Gigawatts Of Solar Capacity

July 10 News: U.S. Passed 10 Gigawatts Of Solar Capacity | leapmind | Scoop.it
The United States is now one of four countries to achieve 10 gigawatts of solar power capacity, and installations are only expected to accelerate.
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Sprint Opens New Lines of Communication with Cars’ Onboard Computers | MIT Technology Review

Sprint Opens New Lines of Communication with Cars’ Onboard Computers | MIT Technology Review | leapmind | Scoop.it
Wireless connections in cars are becoming faster and more capable, bringing new features, new services—and new problems.
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New study validates longevity pathway: Findings identify universal mechanism for activating anti-aging pathway

New study validates longevity pathway: Findings identify universal mechanism for activating anti-aging pathway | leapmind | Scoop.it
A new study demonstrates what researchers consider conclusive evidence that the red wine compound resveratrol directly activates a protein that promotes health and longevity in animal models.
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A new study demonstrates what researchers consider conclusive evidence that the red wine compound resveratrol directly activates a protein that promotes health and longevity in animal models.

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‘First bionic eye’ retinal chip for blind to be available in 12 major markets in US later this year | KurzweilAI

‘First bionic eye’ retinal chip for blind to be available in 12 major markets in US later this year | KurzweilAI | leapmind | Scoop.it
A mannequin models the external components of the Argus II System (credit: University Hospitals Case Medical Center) University Hospitals (UH) Eye Institute
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Simulating The Deceased

Simulating The Deceased | leapmind | Scoop.it
Although today, technologies that can accurately simulate a deceased person’s life experience, their consciousness, emotions, and memories do not exist, many experts believe that exponential advances in computers, artificial intelligence, and...
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Welcome to the Bossless Company

Welcome to the Bossless Company | leapmind | Scoop.it
Welcome to the bossless company, where the hierarchy is flat, pay is often determined by peers, and the workday is directed by employees themselves.
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What will the future hold for cyborgs, the fusion of humans and machines?

What will the future hold for cyborgs, the fusion of humans and machines? | leapmind | Scoop.it
People composed of biotechnology are cyborgs, an amalgam of human being and technology. What direction are human beings, or should I say cyborgs, headed in?
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Scientists building synthetic yeast

Scientists building synthetic yeast | leapmind | Scoop.it
A UK team is building an "artificial" chromosome to be inserted into the world's first synthetic yeast, which could help make vaccines and biofuels.
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Scientists investigate how electric current flows in multilayer 2-D materials

Scientists investigate how electric current flows in multilayer 2-D materials | leapmind | Scoop.it
(Phys.org) —Although scientists continue to discover the remarkable electronic properties of nanomaterials such as graphene and transition metal dichalcogenides, the way that electric current flows at this scale is not well understood.
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What if Moore’s Law applied to humans as well?

What if Moore’s Law applied to humans as well? | leapmind | Scoop.it
Even the humans of the near future may look nothing like today’s humans.
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The Money Side of Driverless Cars

The Money Side of Driverless Cars | leapmind | Scoop.it
Revenue from parking tickets, car insurance and more could dry up if cars can drive themselves and traffic accidents become largely a thing of the past.
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For perfect nano-crystals, just add water

For perfect nano-crystals, just add water | leapmind | Scoop.it
A simplified technique to fabricate nano-crystals of cerium dioxide (CeO2), which have wide-ranging technological and industrial applications, has been 'unexpectedly' demonstrated by a UNSW chemist.
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Billionaire Peter Thiel invests in the development of 3D printed meat

Billionaire Peter Thiel invests in the development of 3D printed meat | leapmind | Scoop.it
The prospect of lab-grown meat has intrigued both vegetarians and environmentalists for years.
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WEB, AWAKE!

WEB, AWAKE! | leapmind | Scoop.it
h+ Magazine is a new publication that covers technological, scientific, and cultural trends that are changing human beings in fundamental ways.
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