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.
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.
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...
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.
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...
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.
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.