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Watch this amazing video of Huygens landing on Titan (Wired UK)

Watch this amazing video of Huygens landing on Titan (Wired UK) | leapmind | Scoop.it
Ten years ago Nasa and the ESA landed a probe on Titan. It marked humanity's first landing in the outer solar system and sent back stunning pictures of the distant world
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SpaceX’s Elon Musk targets Seattle as Mars planning HQ with 1000 employees

SpaceX’s Elon Musk targets Seattle as Mars planning HQ with 1000 employees | leapmind | Scoop.it
Elon Musk has created one of the most aggressive plans for space aviation in his Mars expedition ideas. That being said, he
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China Plans To Strip Mine The Moon For Rare Helium-3

China Plans To Strip Mine The Moon For Rare Helium-3 | leapmind | Scoop.it
Chinese state media has reported the service module of test lunar orbiter has successfully began orbiting the Moon and the lunar mission will see the Chang'e 5 (Chinese: 嫦娥五号) spacecraft perform a ...
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The Future of Medicine Is in Your Smartphone

The Future of Medicine Is in Your Smartphone | leapmind | Scoop.it
From smartphone attachments that can diagnose an ear infection to apps that can monitor mental health, new tools are tilting health-care control from doctors to patients.
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FuturistSpeaker.com – A Study of Future Trends and Predictions by Futurist Thomas Frey » Blog Archive » 12 Emerging Trends that Everyone Missed at CES

FuturistSpeaker.com – A Study of Future Trends and Predictions by Futurist Thomas Frey » Blog Archive » 12 Emerging Trends that Everyone Missed at CES | leapmind | Scoop.it
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Decoding Aging for Making 80 the New 40

Decoding Aging for Making 80 the New 40 | leapmind | Scoop.it
Fight aging, says Stanford expert: “If we could all keep a 10-year-old’s physical conditions, we would have a life span of 5,000 years!”
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Scientists use 'NanoVelcro' and temperature control to extract tumor cells from blood

Scientists use 'NanoVelcro' and temperature control to extract tumor cells from blood | leapmind | Scoop.it
(Phys.org)—An international group led by scientists at UCLA's California NanoSystems Institute has developed a new method for effectively extracting and analyzing cancer cells circulating in patients' blood.
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ReCURSION: Short Film Explores Time Traveling Implications - SERIOUS WONDER

ReCURSION: Short Film Explores Time Traveling Implications - SERIOUS WONDER | leapmind | Scoop.it
Sci-fi short film ReCURSION explores the paradoxical implications of time traveling. - B.J. Murphy for Serious Wonder
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Our System Is So Broken, Almost No Patented Discoveries Ever Get Used | WIRED

Our System Is So Broken, Almost No Patented Discoveries Ever Get Used | WIRED | leapmind | Scoop.it
The unspoken reality is that the U.S. patent system creates a market so constricted by high transaction costs and legal risks that it excludes the vast majority of small and mid-sized businesses and prevents literally 95 percent of all patented...
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Scientists develop pioneering method to define stages of stem cell reprogramming

Scientists develop pioneering method to define stages of stem cell reprogramming | leapmind | Scoop.it
In a groundbreaking study that provides scientists with a critical new understanding of stem cell development and its role in disease, UCLA researchers at the Eli and Edythe Broad Center of Regenerative Medicine and Stem Cell Research led by Dr.
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Live forever: Scientists say they’ll extend life ‘well beyond 120’

Live forever: Scientists say they’ll extend life ‘well beyond 120’ | leapmind | Scoop.it
Fixing the ‘problem’ of ageing is the new mission of Silicon Valley, where billions is pouring into biotech firms working to ‘hack the code’ of life and human trials have already begun of revolutionary drugs – despite huge fears of the social implications,...
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If this doesn't terrify you... Google's computers OUTWIT their humans

If this doesn't terrify you... Google's computers OUTWIT their humans | leapmind | Scoop.it
'Deep learning' clusters crack coding problems their top engineers can't
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New nanotech application keeps bacteria from sticking to surfaces

New nanotech application keeps bacteria from sticking to surfaces | leapmind | Scoop.it
Nanowerk is the leading nanotechnology portal, committed to educate, inform and inspire about nanotechnologies, nanosciences, and other emerging technologies
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The CPU from the original PlayStation is guiding a probe to Pluto

You probably already know that your smartphone is more powerful than the computers used to land astronauts on the Moon. But did you know that the processor used in the original Sony PlayStation is...
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First contracting human muscle grown in laboratory

First contracting human muscle grown in laboratory | leapmind | Scoop.it
In a laboratory first, Duke researchers have grown human skeletal muscle that contracts and responds just like native tissue to external stimuli such as electrical pulses, biochemical signals and pharmaceuticals.
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Ultra-thin nanomaterial is at the heart of a major battery breakthrough

Ultra-thin nanomaterial is at the heart of a major battery breakthrough | leapmind | Scoop.it
Nanowerk is the leading nanotechnology portal, committed to educate, inform and inspire about nanotechnologies, nanosciences, and other emerging technologies
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A Startup Just Got $30 Million to Shake Up the Garbage Industry | WIRED

A Startup Just Got $30 Million to Shake Up the Garbage Industry | WIRED | leapmind | Scoop.it
Rubicon Global says the trash industry should make money by keeping junk out of landfills, not the other way around.
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What you 'like' on Facebook gives away your personality - tech - 12 January 2015 - New Scientist

What you 'like' on Facebook gives away your personality - tech - 12 January 2015 - New Scientist | leapmind | Scoop.it
A machine-learning algorithm can now predict your personality using nothing but what you like on Facebook – and it knows you better than your family does
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Robot Writing Moves from Journalism to Wall Street | MIT Technology Review

Robot Writing Moves from Journalism to Wall Street | MIT Technology Review | leapmind | Scoop.it
Software that turns data into written text could help us make sense of a coming tsunami of data.
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Light Particles that are Faster than Light | Impact Lab

Light Particles that are Faster than Light | Impact Lab | leapmind | Scoop.it
A new paper claims to demonstrate that neutrinos not only travel faster than the speed of light, but have the brain-twisting characteristic of “imaginary m
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Black Phosphorous -- The Birth Of A New Wonder Material | MIT Technology Review

Black Phosphorous -- The Birth Of A New Wonder Material | MIT Technology Review | leapmind | Scoop.it
Materials scientists have discovered how to make black phosphorous nanosheets in large amounts, heralding a new era of nanoelectronic devices.
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Evidence of life on Mars mounts with new research

Evidence of life on Mars mounts with new research | leapmind | Scoop.it
Nora Noffke, a geobiologist and associate professor at Old Dominion University in Virginia said that she sees evidence of possible signs of life in rock formations on Mars.
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SciTech Digest: Weight Loss via Pill, DNA Pistons & Hinges, New Antibiotics, Flexible Neural Implants, Directional Time Dilation.

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Millennials and the Potential Fall of American Cities | Impact Lab

Millennials and the Potential Fall of American Cities | Impact Lab | leapmind | Scoop.it
Three seismic shifts, in housing, transportation and employment, deserve blame for the fall of the American city. Suburbs and highways, it seems, are always
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Extraordinary bacteria use energy in its purest form (video)

Extraordinary bacteria use energy in its purest form (video) | leapmind | Scoop.it
Bacteria to survive on a variety of energy sources. Nonetheless, scientists were surprised recently to discover new species of bacteria that can survive and function on electricity alone.
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