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The World in 2050: What is the Next Big Idea?

The World in 2050: What is the Next Big Idea? | leapmind | Scoop.it
Peter Thiel, Entrepreneur, Investor and Philanthropist
Charles Bolden, NASA Adminstrator
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Telepresence robot helps program brain and spine stimulators remotely | KurzweilAI

Telepresence robot helps program brain and spine stimulators remotely | KurzweilAI | leapmind | Scoop.it
RP-7 telepresence device (credit: Ivar Mendez et al./Neurosurgery) With the rapidly expanding use of brain and spinal cord stimulation therapy
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Ben Goertzel interviews Natasha Vita-More

Ben Goertzel interviews Natasha Vita-More | 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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Why Facebook's Graph Search needs to be mobile right now | Digital Trends

Why Facebook's Graph Search needs to be mobile right now | Digital Trends | leapmind | Scoop.it
Facebook unveiled Graph Search this week, but all its innovation is confusingly desktop-only. Here's why Graph Search needs to be on mobile in a hurry
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Your Biggest Genetic Secrets Can Now Be Hacked, Stolen, and Used for Target Marketing

Your Biggest Genetic Secrets Can Now Be Hacked, Stolen, and Used for Target Marketing | leapmind | Scoop.it
Few things in this world are more personal than your DNA. For this reason, databases like the Human Genome Project have always respected the privacy of their participants.
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Hiding your research behind a paywall is immoral

Hiding your research behind a paywall is immoral | leapmind | Scoop.it
Mike Taylor: As a scientist your job is to bring new knowledge into the world. Hiding it behind a journal's paywall is unacceptable
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Want to Biohack your Brain? – $50,000 Cranial Surgery Equipment costs only $10 via DIY Black Market - Transhumanity.net

Want to Biohack your Brain? – $50,000 Cranial Surgery Equipment costs only $10 via DIY Black Market - Transhumanity.net | leapmind | Scoop.it
Nootropics are popular in our circles, but in my opinion there isn’t a non-prescription substance on the market right now that is staggeringly apparent in its effects.
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A new world record for solar cell efficiency

A new world record for solar cell efficiency | leapmind | Scoop.it
In a remarkable feat, scientists at Empa, the Swiss Federal Laboratories for Materials Science and Technology, have developed thin film solar cells on flexible polymer foils with a new record efficiency of 20.4 percent for converting sunlight into...
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Ento 1 Minute Promo

A one-minute summary of Ento
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33rd Square | Sony Uses Quantum Dots In Latest Television Development

33rd Square | Sony Uses Quantum Dots In Latest Television Development | leapmind | Scoop.it
Sony announced last week at the Consumer Electronics Show one of the first quantum dot television displays.
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Will tomorrow’s technologies make us less human?

Will tomorrow’s technologies make us less human? | leapmind | Scoop.it
Positive futurists believe that as thought talking technologies become reality, which some believe could happen during the 2030s and 2040s; our diverse world could evolve into a peaceful global community eliminating most of the ethnic and religious...
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The future according to Google's Larry Page - Fortune Tech

The future according to Google's Larry Page - Fortune Tech | leapmind | Scoop.it
Google CEO Larry Page envisions a future in which computers plan your vacations, drive your cars, and anticipate your whims. Audacious? Maybe. But Page’s dreams have a way of coming true.
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Stem Cells Used To Bolster Body’s Cancer Fighting Cells

Stem Cells Used To Bolster Body’s Cancer Fighting Cells | leapmind | Scoop.it
The researchers behind the current study seek a new tactic from stem cell pluripotency: instead of making one thing from another, they seek to take a good thing and simply make more of it.
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Multiple steps toward the 'quantum singularity'

Multiple steps toward the 'quantum singularity' | leapmind | Scoop.it
In early 2011, a pair of theoretical computer scientists at MIT proposed an optical experiment that would harness the weird laws of quantum mechanics to perform a computation impossible on conventional computers.
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The End of Auto Insurance?

The End of Auto Insurance? | 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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Rise of the Military Robot - Transhumanity.net

Rise of the Military Robot - Transhumanity.net | leapmind | Scoop.it
If you’re anything like me, you grew up on Transformers, or maybe Gundam Wing; big battling robots that carved swaths of destruction wherever they went.
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How connectivity is transforming us and our society: Erik Kruse at TEDxStockholm

How connectivity is transforming us and our society: Erik Kruse at TEDxStockholm | leapmind | Scoop.it
Folke is the Chair Professor of Practical Philosophy at Uppsala University. He has previously worked at Auckland University, New Zealand, Gothenburg University and Stockholm University.
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Dynamics of telomere DNA structure revealed | Machines Like Us

Dynamics of telomere DNA structure revealed | Machines Like Us | leapmind | Scoop.it
Biomedical researchers studying aging and cancer are intensely interested in telomeres, the protective caps on the ends of chromosomes.
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The Mind Of Google: Why Larry Page Argues That Thinking About Competition Is Silly | TechCrunch

The Mind Of Google: Why Larry Page Argues That Thinking About Competition Is Silly | TechCrunch | leapmind | Scoop.it
TechCrunch is a leading technology media property, dedicated to obsessively profiling startups, reviewing new Internet products, and breaking tech news.
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SLINGSHOT | Paul Lazarus

SLINGSHOT is a Winner in the $200,000 FOCUS FORWARD Filmmaker Competition, and is vying for the $100,000 Grand Jury Prize, to be announced January 22 at the 2013…
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Drivers With Hands Full Get a Backup: The Car

Drivers With Hands Full Get a Backup: The Car | leapmind | Scoop.it
New technology is poised to fundamentally refashion driving long before completely autonomous vehicles arrive.
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“Ento” Brand Normalizes Eating Insects « NextNature.net

“Ento” Brand Normalizes Eating Insects « NextNature.net | leapmind | Scoop.it

Via Andrea Graziano
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The Upcycling Filabot Turns Regular Plastic Scrap Into 3D Printer Filament | TechCrunch

The Upcycling Filabot Turns Regular Plastic Scrap Into 3D Printer Filament | TechCrunch | leapmind | Scoop.it
A fascinating project is making the rounds this weekend that could change the way we think of 3D printers.
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Cloning teeth: Medicine's next big thing?

Cloning teeth: Medicine's next big thing? | leapmind | Scoop.it
Dentures are the past, dental implants are the present, and teeth grown from stem cells could be the future.

Via Andrea Graziano
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Tweet my fridge: the bizarre home appliances of CES

Tweet my fridge: the bizarre home appliances of CES | leapmind | Scoop.it
This year's CES has been the usual wild ride of product announcements and press conference mayhem, but for me it was about a lot more than just tablets or phones. Instead, I've been taking a...
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