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The race to create 'insect cyborgs'

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IBM's Watson is better at diagnosing cancer than human doctors (Wired UK)

IBM's Watson is better at diagnosing cancer than human doctors (Wired UK) | leapmind | Scoop.it
Watson, IBM claims, is better at cancer diagnosis than human doctors, and its deployment could also reduce healthcare costs
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The Super Supercapacitor | Brian Golden Davis

THE SUPER SUPERCAPACITOR is a Finalist in the $200,000 GE FOCUS FORWARD Filmmaker Competition. Learn more about the Competition and FOCUS FORWARD at focusforwardfilms.com Ric…
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33rd Square: Stanford Scientists Create Tool for Reading Minds of Mice

33rd Square: Stanford Scientists Create Tool for Reading Minds of Mice | leapmind | Scoop.it
Stanford University researchers have developed a system for observing real-time brain activity in a live mouse. The device could prove useful in studying new treatments for neurodegenerative diseases, such as Alzheimer's.
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How robots are eating the last of America’s—and the world’s—traditional manufacturing jobs

How robots are eating the last of America’s—and the world’s—traditional manufacturing jobs | leapmind | Scoop.it
Baxter, the affordable, humanoid industrial robot recently unveiled by Rethink Robotics, is so easy to program that I once did it one-handed and drunk.
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Peter Diamandis talks Planetary Resources

Subscribe to our weekly or daily newsletter here: http://eepurl.com/vBrgL for more technology coverage on Hub - singularityhub.com Singularity Hub writer Jas...
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3D Printing: Make anything you want

January 25, 2013: Imagine a world where you can make anything you want, just by pressing "print". 3D printers have arrived and they promise a fascinating fut...
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“Borg” is Derogatory - transhumanists need to avoid this association - Transhumanity.net

“Borg” is Derogatory - transhumanists need to avoid this association - Transhumanity.net | leapmind | Scoop.it
Programming Language: Language is the first invention which distinctly separated us from other animals on this planet. Although some argue it was our dextrous thumbs capable of advanced tool wielding, I disagree.
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DEBATE Topic - Would you get a black market Brain Implant from a Biohacker for 90% off? - Transhumanity.net

DEBATE Topic - Would you get a black market Brain Implant from a Biohacker for 90% off? - Transhumanity.net | leapmind | Scoop.it
DIY grinders / biohackers, like Rich Lee, have posited a near-future where surgeries on the black market would be available for about 90% less than the medical establishment cost. Of course, the black market surgeries would be performed by...
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Stem Cell Based Bioartificial Tissues and Organs

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The 10 Youngest PhDs of All Time - Online Colleges

The 10 Youngest PhDs of All Time - Online Colleges | leapmind | Scoop.it
Some kids go to college around puberty and are earning doctorates by the time most people go to prom.
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Mind mapping: Inside the brain's wiring

Mind mapping: Inside the brain's wiring | leapmind | Scoop.it
The BBC's Pallab Ghosh has had his brain mapped as part of a project designed to create the first map of the human brain
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Phys.Org Mobile: Polytron predicts glass smartphones by end of year (w/ Video)

Phys.Org Mobile: Polytron predicts glass smartphones by end of year (w/ Video) | leapmind | Scoop.it
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The Search for a Miracle Longevity Drug - to Slow, Halt or Reverse Cell Senescence - Transhumanity.net

The Search for a Miracle Longevity Drug - to Slow, Halt or Reverse Cell Senescence - Transhumanity.net | leapmind | Scoop.it
Dear Future Centenarian, I watched a fascinating Gerontology Research Group presentation which was held at UCLA. The guest speaker was James Watson, M.D., a plastic surgeon who is also an aging and stem cell authority.
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New strategy prevents rheumatoid arthritis in mice | ZeitNews

New strategy prevents rheumatoid arthritis in mice | ZeitNews | leapmind | Scoop.it
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute scientists have demonstrated a new strategy for treating autoimmune disease that successfully blocked the development of rheumatoid arthritis in a mouse model.
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Phys.Org Mobile: Researchers develop new technique to scale up production of graphene micro-supercapacitors

Phys.Org Mobile: Researchers develop new technique to scale up production of graphene micro-supercapacitors | leapmind | Scoop.it
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Our Alarming Culture of Pill People and Future Trends in Healthcare | World Future Society

Our Alarming Culture of Pill People and Future Trends in Healthcare | World Future Society | leapmind | Scoop.it
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Humanoid robot to be 'born' in months

Jan. 28 - Swiss scientists are preparing to unveil a humanoid robot which they say represents a future in which automotons co-exist naturally with people. Ca...
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Johnton Phan's curator insight, March 28, 6:32 AM

Robots are being designed now to look and do human things; they are also currently being programmed to recognize people’s faces! Robots will be cost efficient and do things faster and better than humans. However, will this all be worth it in the end?

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Phys.Org Mobile: Development of graphene transistor with new operating principle

Phys.Org Mobile: Development of graphene transistor with new operating principle | leapmind | Scoop.it
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33rd Square: US Set To Enter The Brain Race With The Brain Activity Map Project

33rd Square: US Set To Enter The Brain Race With The Brain Activity Map Project | leapmind | Scoop.it
The New York Times has reported that the Obama administration is planning a decade-long scientific effort to examine the workings of the human brain and build a comprehensive map of its activity, seeking to do for the brain what the Human Genome...
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“Alpha Thinkers” are the Transhuman Wave of the Future - Transhumanity.net

“Alpha Thinkers” are the Transhuman Wave of the Future - Transhumanity.net | leapmind | Scoop.it
Alpha thinkers are creatives, innovators, pioneers. They acutely and agilely navigate an abundance of diverse, fallacy aware thinking. The alpha thinker can’t bring themselves to live at the last outpost and not venture further.
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Designing Life: Should Babies Be Genetically Engineered?

Designing Life: Should Babies Be Genetically Engineered? | leapmind | Scoop.it
Experts debate whether "designer babies" would mean a healthier society or lead to eugenics.
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Engineering cells for more efficient biofuel production | ZeitNews

Engineering cells for more efficient biofuel production | ZeitNews | leapmind | Scoop.it
In the search for renewable alternatives to gasoline, heavy alcohols such as isobutanol are promising candidates. Not only do they contain more energy than ethanol, but they are also more compatible with existing gasoline-based infrastructure.
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NYT: DNA Analysis, More Accessible

NYT: DNA Analysis, More Accessible | leapmind | Scoop.it
As the cost of genetic sequencing plunges, more people, especially parents, are using it to find disease-causing mutations.
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The race to create 'insect cyborgs'

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