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Accelerator on a chip: Technology could spawn new generations of smaller, less expensive devices for science, medicine

Accelerator on a chip: Technology could spawn new generations of smaller, less expensive devices for science, medicine | leapmind | Scoop.it
In an advance that could dramatically shrink particle accelerators for science and medicine, researchers used a laser to accelerate electrons at a rate 10 times higher than conventional technology in a nanostructured glass chip smaller than a grain...
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The price of creating a connected future

The price of creating a connected future | leapmind | Scoop.it
Future generations will live in a world more connected in almost every way, but how will human interaction suffer, asks author Tad Williams.
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Karlos Svoboda's curator insight, September 30, 2013 9:01 AM

Budoucí generace se možná divit jaká bude cena za "connected", ale už nynější vědí o co jde. Přece něco tajit a někoho sdílet.

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Kevin Kelly: The Improbable is the New Normal ... - Lapidarium notes

Kevin Kelly: The Improbable is the New Normal ... - Lapidarium notes | leapmind | Scoop.it
Kevin Kelly: The Improbable is the New Normal "The improbable consists of more than just accidents. The internets are also brimming with improbable feats of performance — someone who can run up a side...
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Navy's High-Flying Spy Drone Completes Its First Flight | Danger Room | Wired.com

Navy's High-Flying Spy Drone Completes Its First Flight | Danger Room | Wired.com | leapmind | Scoop.it
This is the Navy's MQ-4C Triton, its next-generation surveillance drone. It just flew its first flight test out in California. And it wants to scan 2,000 miles of ocean at once.
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The next big ideas from 'Idea Man' Paul Allen: A.I. and cell biology - NBC News.com

The next big ideas from 'Idea Man' Paul Allen: A.I. and cell biology - NBC News.com | leapmind | Scoop.it
Software billionaire Paul Allen is already using his riches to further brain science, spaceflight, rock 'n' roll history — and oh, the...
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Nanoscale neuronal activity measured for the first time

Nanoscale neuronal activity measured for the first time | leapmind | Scoop.it
London, UK (SPX) Sep 24, 2013 - A new technique that allows scientists to measure the electrical activity in the communication junctions of the nervous systems has been developed by a researcher at Queen Mary University of London.
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US government is working on facial scanning based surveillance called BOSS

US government is working on facial scanning based surveillance called BOSS | leapmind | Scoop.it
The government of United States just like the government of other countries is spying on its own people. The recent leaks about NSA's Prism have made public aware of what their government
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Artificial intelligence 'will take the place of humans within five years' - Telegraph

Artificial intelligence 'will take the place of humans within five years' - Telegraph | leapmind | Scoop.it
Salespeople, call centre staff and customer service personnel could all be replaced by computers within the next few years, claims one technology entrepreneur.
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Hands On: NELL — Never Ending Language Learner

Hands On: NELL — Never Ending Language Learner | 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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Sexbots, Ethics, and Transhumans | Memories With Maya - The Dirrogate

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Can DARPA jumpstart the DIY brain-scanning movement? | Impact Lab

Can DARPA jumpstart the DIY brain-scanning movement? | Impact Lab | leapmind | Scoop.it
In New York last week, A working prototype of a low-cost electroencephalography device funded by the US Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) made
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Google reveals new search upgrade

Google reveals new search upgrade | leapmind | Scoop.it
Google unveils an upgrade to the way it interprets users' search requests, the search engine's first major revamp for three years.
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Humans with 500 IQ who live 500 years?  -  Tim Cannon Interview (Biohacker / Grindhouse Wetwares) - BrighterBrains.org

Humans with 500 IQ who live 500 years?  -  Tim Cannon Interview (Biohacker / Grindhouse Wetwares) - BrighterBrains.org | leapmind | Scoop.it
Tim Cannon interviewed by Hank PellissierTim Cannon is a biohacker from Grindhouse Wetwares in Pittsburgh - their motto is “what would you like to be today?
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Projects to accelerate radical healthy longevity

Projects to accelerate radical healthy longevity | leapmind | Scoop.it
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Utilities Dumbstruck By Big Data From Smarter Grid

Utilities Dumbstruck By Big Data From Smarter Grid | leapmind | Scoop.it
As the electric grid gets smarter, it is sending vast quantities of data to utility companies that have no idea what to do with it, according to electric industry experts who gathered in Chicago this morning.
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An Early Look at the Carbon Nanotube Computer Your Kids Will Use

An Early Look at the Carbon Nanotube Computer Your Kids Will Use | leapmind | Scoop.it
Researchers from Stanford University have unveiled what they are calling "the world's first carbon nanotube computer."
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Mitochondria rejuvenation in mice gave memory and exercise performance like a young adult for elderly mice

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The Quest for Immortality Continues with Latest Stem Cell Study

The Quest for Immortality Continues with Latest Stem Cell Study | leapmind | Scoop.it
For the first time, scientist have created stem cells within the bodies of laboratory mice. This proves that it is possible for damaged cells to be rejuvenated...
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Circuit That Controls Overeating Found in the Brain

Circuit That Controls Overeating Found in the Brain | leapmind | Scoop.it
When a particular circuit in the brain is stimulated, it causes mice to voraciously gorge on food even though they are well fed, and deactivating this circuit keeps starving mice from eating, a new study shows.
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Programming genetic code can lead to better designer genes

Programming genetic code can lead to better designer genes | leapmind | Scoop.it
The key to programming bacteria to follow orders has been found in its protein production. Researchers have learned that by using more rare words, or codons, near the start of a gene, they can remove roadblocks to protein production.
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When Google brainstorms, the online world shudders.

When Google brainstorms, the online world shudders. | leapmind | Scoop.it
Google is considering using anonymous identifiers—one critic calls them 'super cookies'—to track consumer browsing habits,
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Why it's probably safer if your pilot is asleep than awake

Why it's probably safer if your pilot is asleep than awake | leapmind | Scoop.it
Tom Meltzer: A new survey has found that pilots quite often fall asleep on commercial flights. But apparently we shouldn't be worried
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Ivanpah solar plant in California starts energy feed to grid

Ivanpah solar plant in California starts energy feed to grid | leapmind | Scoop.it
The world's largest solar thermal plant began to feed energy into the power grid on Tuesday, considered a solar energy milestone, in a project scheduled to be fully operational by the end of the year.
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WATER on the RED PLANET: NASA robo-tank bakes 'high percentage'

WATER on the RED PLANET: NASA robo-tank bakes 'high percentage' | leapmind | Scoop.it
NASA's hungry robot chomps on not-so-dusty surface
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Researchers develop new type of fluorescent camera for blood diagnostics, brain mapping

Researchers develop new type of fluorescent camera for blood diagnostics, brain mapping | leapmind | Scoop.it
(Phys.org) —Fluorescence imaging is the most widely used method for analyzing the molecular composition of biological specimens. Target molecules, when they are present, can be 'tagged' with a fluorescent label and made visible.
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