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Surge in interest in Graphene

Surge in interest in Graphene | leapmind | Scoop.it
A surge in research into the novel material graphene reveals an intensifying global contest to lead a potential industrial revolution.
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Will Samsung Galaxy IV have Youm Flexible Display Concept ? CES 2013

Samsung Keynote CES 2013 Galaxy IV have Youm Flexible Display Concept
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Science Will Never Be The Same

Science Will Never Be The Same | 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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Meet your next surgeon: Dr. Robot - Fortune Tech

Meet your next surgeon: Dr. Robot - Fortune Tech | leapmind | Scoop.it
Thanks to big technological leaps, robots - yes robots - are becoming standard operating procedure. By Ryan Bradley, senior editor Intuitive Surgical’s da Vinci robot, photographed at
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Closer to Truth asks Ray Kurzweil: What's the Far Future of Intelligence in the Universe?

Closer to Truth asks Ray Kurzweil: What's the Far Future of Intelligence in the Universe? | leapmind | Scoop.it
Whats the Far Future of Intelligence in the Universe?
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Facebook Just Declared War on Google: Meet Your New Search Engine (Updating Live)

Facebook Just Declared War on Google: Meet Your New Search Engine (Updating Live) | leapmind | Scoop.it
Today's big bad Facebook revelation is a search engine—not for the web, but for your life. And it's just another step in Facebook's attempt to conquer the entire Internet.
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The End of Labor: How to Protect Workers From the Rise of Robots

The End of Labor: How to Protect Workers From the Rise of Robots | leapmind | Scoop.it
Technology used to make us better at our jobs. Now it's making us obsolete, and the share of income going to workers is crashing, all over the world. What do we do now?
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George Dvorsky - Journalism, Human Enhancement & The Singularity

George Dvorsky - Journalism, Human Enhancement & The Singularity | leapmind | Scoop.it
Interview at Humanity+ @San Francisco 2012 by Adam Ford
George Dvorsky: Contributing Editor at io9; futurist, bioethicist, Buddhist, animal rights advocate, public speaker, CrossFitter, primal eater,
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Technological Convergence and Transhumanism - Transhumanity.net

Technological Convergence and Transhumanism - Transhumanity.net | leapmind | Scoop.it
Many futurists agree about “technological convergence” but have diverging views about a possible “technological singularity,” some see it as a very likely scenario, while others do not believe that there will be any sudden and dramatic changes due...
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Are robots hurting job growth?

Are robots hurting job growth? | leapmind | Scoop.it
Technological advances, especially robotics, are revolutionizing the workplace, but not necessarily creating jobs. Steve Kroft reports.
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Alexander Bard - The Internet Revolution

Keynote by Alexander BardSpeaker at NEXT Berlin 2012
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Miro Svetlik's curator insight, January 15, 2013 5:04 AM

Mr. Bard is quite self confident but damn good at demonstrating current changes of society and pulling some interesting conclusions from it. Certainly worth of watching.

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A Look Inside The Plant, Chicago's Biggest Urban Farm | ZeitNews

A Look Inside The Plant, Chicago's Biggest Urban Farm | ZeitNews | leapmind | Scoop.it
The 93,500-square foot building in Chicago's Back of the Yards neighborhood once housed the Peer Foods meatpacking factory.
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Cancer suppressor gene links metabolism with cellular aging | Machines Like Us

Cancer suppressor gene links metabolism with cellular aging | Machines Like Us | leapmind | Scoop.it
It is perhaps impossible to overstate the importance of the tumor suppressor gene p53. It is the single most frequently mutated gene in human tumors.
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Two US power plants infected with malware spread via USB drive

Two US power plants infected with malware spread via USB drive | leapmind | Scoop.it
Investigators find no up-to-date antivirus, system backups for control systems.
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Major Step Toward an Alzheimer’s Vaccine

Major Step Toward an Alzheimer’s Vaccine | leapmind | Scoop.it
Researchers discovered a way to stimulate the brain's natural defense mechanisms in mice with Alzheimer's disease symptoms.
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Ellen Jorgensen: Biohacking -- you can do it, too

We have personal computing, why not personal biotech? That's the question biologist Ellen Jorgensen and her colleagues asked themselves before opening Genspa...
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Robotics and Autonomous Systems - Will the Internet of Things have arms and legs? - Articles - Open Innovation

Robotics and Autonomous Systems - Will the Internet of Things have arms and legs? - Articles - Open Innovation | leapmind | Scoop.it
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Why Cellular Towers in Developing Nations Are Making the Move to Solar Power: Scientific American

Why Cellular Towers in Developing Nations Are Making the Move to Solar Power: Scientific American | leapmind | Scoop.it
Renewable energy is beginning to replace diesel in cell-phone networks
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33rd Square | The Makers Of Kinect Look To The Future Of 3D Sensing

33rd Square | The Makers Of Kinect Look To The Future Of 3D Sensing | leapmind | Scoop.it
PrimeSense, the company behind the XBox Kinect system recently released a video demonstrating how its 3D Sensing technology could impact the future.
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George Dvorsky - Journalism, Human Enhancement & The Singularity

George Dvorsky - Journalism, Human Enhancement & The Singularity | leapmind | Scoop.it
Interview at Humanity+ @San Francisco 2012 by Adam Ford
George Dvorsky: Contributing Editor at io9; futurist, bioethicist, Buddhist, animal rights advocate, public speaker, CrossFitter, primal eater,
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Correcting faulty DNA: stronger bodies, smarter minds, longer lives

Correcting faulty DNA: stronger bodies, smarter minds, longer lives | leapmind | Scoop.it
What if you could improve your memory, become smarter and stronger, and live in an ageless disease-free body – just by taking a pill?
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New nanotech fiber: Robust handling, shocking performance

New nanotech fiber: Robust handling, shocking performance | leapmind | Scoop.it
Scientists have created the first pure carbon nanotube fibers that combine many of the best features of highly conductive metal wires, strong carbon fibers and pliable textile thread.
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How Intel Will Build the Holodeck

How Intel Will Build the Holodeck | leapmind | Scoop.it
Mooly Eden steps out of the world of transistors and microprocessors for a moment. "If you want a simple explanation of what we're doing, just look to Asimov," the head of Intel's Perceptual Computing push says, explaining.
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New multi-junction solar cell could break efficiency barrier

New multi-junction solar cell could break efficiency barrier | leapmind | Scoop.it
U.S. Naval Research Laboratory scientists in the Electronics Technology and Science Division, in collaboration with the Imperial College London and MicroLink Devices, Inc., Niles, Ill., have proposed a novel triple-junction solar cell with the...
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Rise of the cyborgs | ExtremeTech

Rise of the cyborgs  | ExtremeTech | leapmind | Scoop.it
Despite its risks, restoring function to a damaged nervous system has a clear path to success. To augment a nervous system in perfect working order without detriment elsewhere is another challenge altogether, yet this journey has already begun.
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