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Blogging Stroke: Silent Information Regulator 1 (SIRT1) and neuroprotection

Blogging Stroke: Silent Information Regulator 1 (SIRT1) and neuroprotection | leapmind | Scoop.it
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Study: Streaming Video Viewers Lose Patience After 2 Seconds - CBS Connecticut

Study: Streaming Video Viewers Lose Patience After 2 Seconds - CBS Connecticut | leapmind | Scoop.it
Streaming online viewers have no tolerance for videos that take longer than just a few seconds to load onto their screens.
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Gene offers an athlete's heart without the exercise | Machines Like Us

Gene offers an athlete's heart without the exercise | Machines Like Us | leapmind | Scoop.it
Researchers at Case Western Reserve University have found that a single gene poses a double threat to disease: Not only does it inhibit the growth and spread of breast tumors, but it also makes hearts healthier.
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Can Life Evolve from Wires and Plastic?

Can Life Evolve from Wires and Plastic? | leapmind | Scoop.it
In a laboratory tucked away in a corner of the Cornell University campus, Hod Lipson’s robots are evolving. He has already produced a self-aware robot that is able to gather information about itself as it learns to walk.
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A sensational breakthrough: the first bionic hand that can feel

A sensational breakthrough: the first bionic hand that can feel | leapmind | Scoop.it
The first bionic hand that allows an amputee to feel what they are touching will be transplanted later this year in a pioneering operation that could introduce a new generation of artificial limbs with sensory perception.
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Is The Singularity Happening Now?

Is The Singularity Happening Now? | leapmind | Scoop.it
People have grossly misunderstood the Singularity if they think it is already happening or has happened…
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M.I.T. Computer Program Reveals Invisible Motion in Video

M.I.T. Computer Program Reveals Invisible Motion in Video - YouTube ► 3:33► 3:33 www.youtube.com/watch?v=3rWycBEHn3s 6 dias atrás - Vídeo enviado por TheNewY...
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Is The Universe A Computer? | Idea Channel | PBS

The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy is about everything. Life, the Universe, everything. If you've read these amazing books, you know the answer is 42, but ...
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Phys.Org Mobile: Cosmic giants shed new light on dark matter

Phys.Org Mobile: Cosmic giants shed new light on dark matter | leapmind | Scoop.it
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IAutonomous Neural Control: Pedro Irazoqui at TEDxPurdueU

In the spirit of ideas worth spreading, TEDx is a program of local, self-organized events that bring people together to share a TED-like experience. At a TED...
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New material state defies laws of physics | Machines Like Us

New material state defies laws of physics | Machines Like Us | leapmind | Scoop.it
When you squeeze something, it gets smaller. Unless you're at Argonne National Laboratory.
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What happens when our machines get smarter than we are? (No, don’t ask Siri)

What happens when our machines get smarter than we are? (No, don’t ask Siri) | leapmind | Scoop.it
Doug Wolens’s The Singularity is an idea-packed doc about futurist Ray Kurzweil’s theory that by 2045, technology will be able to out-think its creators
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Jared Broker's curator insight, June 13, 2013 10:39 AM

I think the future of technology merging with consciousness will transform our entire civilization very rapidly.  It doesn't seem to be comprehensible today.

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Light flips transistor switch

Light flips transistor switch | leapmind | Scoop.it
Photons emerge as competitors to electrons in computer circuits.
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Concentrator solar cell with world's highest conversion efficiency of 44.4%

Concentrator solar cell with world's highest conversion efficiency of 44.4% | leapmind | Scoop.it
Sharp Corporation has achieved the world's highest solar cell conversion efficiency of 44.4%, using a concentrator triple-junction compound solar cell.
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Anti-Aging Progress? - My Four Annoying Opinions - ImmortalLife.info

Anti-Aging Progress? - My Four Annoying Opinions - ImmortalLife.info | leapmind | Scoop.it
I’ve been listening to transhumanists & immortalists banter about research & development & strategies in the Anti-Aging field for a while now…Today, I’m going to assert Four of my Opinions - they might be regarded as argumentative, or contrary, or...
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DNA brings materials to life | Machines Like Us

DNA brings materials to life | Machines Like Us | leapmind | Scoop.it
A colloid is a substance spread out evenly inside another substance. Everyday examples include milk, styrofoam, hair sprays, paints, shaving foam, gels and even dust, mud and fog.
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US Supreme Court: Human Genetic Material Can't Be Patented

US Supreme Court: Human Genetic Material Can't Be Patented | leapmind | Scoop.it
Big news from the east side of Capitol Hill: It's not okay to patent genetic material taken from the human body. Or at least, it's not okay in the eyes of the nation's highest court.
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Court says human genes cannot be patented

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How IBM Could Save Your Life Through Artificial Intelligence

How IBM Could Save Your Life Through Artificial Intelligence | leapmind | Scoop.it
I attended IBM's huge EDGE conference this last week, and the second day was devoted to the company's strategic future. A good chunk of the discussion was based on Watson, the technology IBM created to win Jeopardy!
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Phys.Org Mobile: Spot-welding graphene nanoribbons atom by atom

Phys.Org Mobile: Spot-welding graphene nanoribbons atom by atom | leapmind | Scoop.it
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Nano-thermometer enables first atomic-scale heat dissipation measurements | ZeitNews

Nano-thermometer enables first atomic-scale heat dissipation measurements | ZeitNews | leapmind | Scoop.it
In findings that could help overcome a major technological hurdle in the road toward smaller and more powerful electronics, an international research team involving University of Michigan engineering researchers, has shown the unique ways in which...
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Your Brain Might Control Your Next Smartphone

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The Future(s) of Cognitive Enhancers

Glass of wine in hand, Anders Sandberg discusses the future of cognitive enhancers.
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Privacy? Forget it, we're all celebrities online now

Privacy? Forget it, we're all celebrities online now | leapmind | Scoop.it
The controversy over National Security Agency data mining has spawned columns featuring ominous references to Orwell and Kafka, reassurances from politicians and jokes (made on the Internet, of course) about the government peeking through the blinds.
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Peering under your skin: the future of surgical robotics is virtual (Wired UK)

Peering under your skin: the future of surgical robotics is virtual (Wired UK) | leapmind | Scoop.it
The future of robotics in surgery will involve an increasingly powerful virtual environment, where surgeons are able to see through the body and potentially work side by side with autonomous robotic assistants.
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