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Space travel and living on Mars – free research for 45th anniversary of #Apollo11 moon landing

Space travel and living on Mars – free research for 45th anniversary of #Apollo11 moon landing | leapmind | Scoop.it
Special issue explores new scientific developments, manned missions to Mars and habitation in outer space
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What Should Be Done to Achieve Radical Life Extension?

What Should Be Done to Achieve Radical Life Extension? | leapmind | Scoop.it
Theoretically the problem is already solved. It is now quite obvious what kind of research should be done for life extension. For example, testing various combinations of different things that exte...
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Really smart cars are ready to take the wheel

Really smart cars are ready to take the wheel | leapmind | Scoop.it
Why waste your time looking for a place to park when your car can do it for you? An idea that was pure science fiction only a few years ago is becoming reality thanks to automatic robot cars.
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Robots Able to Pick Peppers, Test Soil, and Prune Plants Aim To Replace Farm Workers

Robots Able to Pick Peppers, Test Soil, and Prune Plants Aim To Replace Farm Workers | leapmind | Scoop.it
At the turn of the last century, nearly half of the American workforce was dedicated to agriculture. Industrial inventions like the steel plow had
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Li-Fi revolution: internet connections using light bulbs are 250 times faster than broadband

Li-Fi revolution: internet connections using light bulbs are 250 times faster than broadband | leapmind | Scoop.it
Li-Fi, an alternative to Wi-Fi that transmits data using the spectrum of visible light, has achieved a new breakthrough, with UK scientists reporting transmission speeds of 10Gbit/s – more than 250 times faster than ‘superfast’ broadband.
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Internet giants press for net neutrality in FCC filing

Internet giants press for net neutrality in FCC filing | leapmind | Scoop.it
Strong net neutrality rules should keep the Internet open, dynamic and spontaneous for all, the companies said.
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Genetically-engineered moths make spider silk for flameproof pants (Wired UK)

Genetically-engineered moths make spider silk for flameproof pants (Wired UK) | leapmind | Scoop.it
Spider silk is widely considered a superfibre, a near magical material with potential medical and military applications
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Researchers find nanoscale revolution biomotors in many bacteria and viruses

Researchers find nanoscale revolution biomotors in many bacteria and viruses | 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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How Far Can Crowd-funded Nuclear Fusion Go? - IEEE Spectrum

How Far Can Crowd-funded Nuclear Fusion Go? - IEEE Spectrum | leapmind | Scoop.it
A net-roots campaign to finance alternative fusion research shoots for the moon
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LG’s flexible and transparent OLED displays are the beginning of the e-paper revolution | ExtremeTech

LG’s flexible and transparent OLED displays are the beginning of the e-paper revolution | ExtremeTech | leapmind | Scoop.it
In 2012 it was a flexible e-ink display. In 2013 it was the slightly flexible OLED display used in the G Flex smartphone.
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Laboratory-grown beef: meat without the murder, but would you eat it?

Laboratory-grown beef: meat without the murder, but would you eat it? | leapmind | Scoop.it
Growing meat in labs could cut hunger, tackle climate change and end animal slaughter, but creator Professor Mark Post says the biggest beef will be convincing consumers
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234 cattle genomes sequenced in Phase I of 1000 bull genomes project

234 cattle genomes sequenced in Phase I of 1000 bull genomes project | leapmind | Scoop.it
(Phys.org) —A large team of researchers with members from Australia, France, Denmark, the U.S., Germany, Canada and the Netherlands, is reporting that 234 cattle have had their genomes sequenced as part of Phase I of the 1000 bull genomes project.
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Scientists Are Mapping the Ocean's Plastic Because 99 Percent Is Missing

Scientists Are Mapping the Ocean's Plastic Because 99 Percent Is Missing | leapmind | Scoop.it
Last week, some strange news swept the science internet: Much of the plastic scientists expected to find on the ocean's surface is gone, and no one knows exactly where it is.
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Silicon Valley Moves the Needle on Curing Aging - SPONSORED CONTENT presented by Prudential

Silicon Valley Moves the Needle on Curing Aging - SPONSORED CONTENT presented by  Prudential | leapmind | Scoop.it
Silicon Valley, known for entrepreneurs, gadget lovers, and paradigm breakers, has recently turned its attention towards longevity, powering an important cultural change on the topic.
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​If You Want a Glimpse of the Future Food Wars, Look to Hawaii

​If You Want a Glimpse of the Future Food Wars, Look to Hawaii | leapmind | Scoop.it
After Hawaii banned GMO crops, local farmers say they have no idea whether their plants are illegal or not. Plus, it's unclear whether the state even has the right to enforce this ban in the first place.
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Amazon’s Kindle Unlimited service could be the digital library we’ve always wanted | ExtremeTech

Amazon’s Kindle Unlimited service could be the digital library we’ve always wanted | ExtremeTech | leapmind | Scoop.it
At long last, information has finally surfaced regarding the hotly awaited, all-you-can read eBook service from Amazon. Dubbed
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In Net-Neutrality Push, Democrats Aim to Make the Internet a Utility

In Net-Neutrality Push, Democrats Aim to Make the Internet a Utility | leapmind | Scoop.it
The controversial move would give the FCC sweeping new powers over Internet providers.
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33rd Square | The Future is Now! 7 Modern Inventions we Take for Granted

33rd Square | The Future is Now! 7 Modern Inventions we Take for Granted | leapmind | Scoop.it
How much of our technology do we take for granted today? The rapid progress of the development of our devices and the infrastructure behind them is easy to look over.
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Biohackers reengineering baker's yeast to make vegan cheese

Biohackers reengineering baker's yeast to make vegan cheese | leapmind | Scoop.it
A group calling themselves biohackers, from the San Francisco Bay area has created an Indiegogo project called 'Real Vegan Cheese!' Their goal is to create cheese that is every bit as good as that made from mammalian milk, without using the mammal.
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Squink Lets You Print A Circuit Board For The Price Of A Cup Of Coffee | TechCrunch

Squink Lets You Print A Circuit Board For The Price Of A Cup Of Coffee | TechCrunch | leapmind | Scoop.it
3D printing has changed the way engineers test products, allowing them to cut down on time and costs. But what about 3D printing the components that go into..
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How Much Energy Storage Do You Need to Back Up the London Array? - IEEE Spectrum

How Much Energy Storage Do You Need to Back Up the London Array? - IEEE Spectrum | leapmind | Scoop.it
If you’re using underwater energy bags, you’d need 812,000 cubic meters’ worth
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Smallest Swiss cross—made of 20 single atoms

Smallest Swiss cross—made of 20 single atoms | leapmind | Scoop.it
The manipulation of atoms has reached a new level: Together with teams from Finland and Japan, physicists from the University of Basel were able to place 20 single atoms on a fully insulated surface at room temperature to form the smallest 'Swiss...
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Robots Becoming The New Professionals

Robots Becoming The New Professionals | leapmind | Scoop.it
Are robots overtaking the jobs that are usually staffed by people with specialized responsibilities? - Chris Hall for Serious Wonder
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