MishMash
2.1K views | +2 today
Follow
 
Your new post is loading...
Your new post is loading...
Scooped by André Michel
Scoop.it!

Why Hard Facts Aren't Enough to Alter Our Beliefs

Why Hard Facts Aren't Enough to Alter Our Beliefs | MishMash | Scoop.it
If we want to affect the behaviors and beliefs of the person in front of us, we need to understand what goes on inside their head.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by André Michel
Scoop.it!

The first autonomous drone delivery network will fly above Switzerland starting next month

The first autonomous drone delivery network will fly above Switzerland starting next month | MishMash | Scoop.it
Like a futuristic postal service... that delivers blood
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by André Michel
Scoop.it!

Machines Are Getting Smarter—Now They Should Explain Themselves

Machines Are Getting Smarter—Now They Should Explain Themselves | MishMash | Scoop.it
Machines are getting smarter as neural networks’ powers of prediction have fueled the recent AI boom, but it is hard to explain how they reach decisions.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by André Michel
Scoop.it!

5 Mindsets to Bring Positive Change Across Society

5 Mindsets to Bring Positive Change Across Society | MishMash | Scoop.it
If we implement these 5 mindsets for human progress, we will leave a positive mark on humanity. Read more to learn how to apply these mindsets in your life.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by André Michel
Scoop.it!

Water-based lithium-ion batteries that don't explode now created

Water-based lithium-ion batteries that don't explode now created | MishMash | Scoop.it
For the first time a lithium-ion battery has been developed that uses a water-salt solution as its electrolyte and reaches the 4.0 volt mark desired for household electronics, such as laptop computers, without the fire and explosive risks associated with some commercially available non-aqueous lithium-ion batteries.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by André Michel
Scoop.it!

Virtual Currency May Boost Australia's Grassroots Solar Trade

An Australian company is introducing its own version of bitcoin that will let homeowners and businesses sell excess energy generated from their rooftop solar panels to neighbors, without a middleman taking a cut.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by André Michel
Scoop.it!

Dome glamping like you are on Mars

Dome glamping like you are on Mars | MishMash | Scoop.it
You know us. We are dreaming of Mars daily. But for most of us, getting there will only be a dream. But you can live out the fantasy close to where the film The
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by André Michel
Scoop.it!

Audi aims to create the first electric vehicles with embedded solar rooftop

Audi aims to create the first electric vehicles with embedded solar rooftop | MishMash | Scoop.it
German automobile manufacturer, Audi is working with China's Hanergy Thin Film Power Group towards inventing a way to integrate solar cells into panoramic glass roofs to be embedded in a series of future Audi electric vehicles.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by André Michel
Scoop.it!

The Hyperloop Is Now More Than Just a Crazy Idea, But Will It Really Take Off?

The Hyperloop Is Now More Than Just a Crazy Idea, But Will It Really Take Off? | MishMash | Scoop.it
Hyperloop One has money, talent, and a full-size prototype of what they hope is a revolutionary new form of transportation. Will it take off?
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by André Michel
Scoop.it!

4.5-GW Solar Project in the Sahara Desert Could Supply Power to Europe

TuNur Ltd. recently said that it has filed for authorization to build a solar power export project in the Sahara Desert that would supply the European market with electricity.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by André Michel
Scoop.it!

New technology uses solar panels to produce drinking water

New technology uses solar panels to produce drinking water | MishMash | Scoop.it
AMMAN — Solar panels in Jordan are now being used not only to generate electricity, but also to provide clean drinking water, using only sunlight and air. The technology uses solar panels to harness solar energy and water vapour in the air to generate clean and fresh drinking water, according to Cody Friesen, CEO and founder of Zero Mass, a US-based start-up which transferred the technology to Jordan.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by André Michel
Scoop.it!

Weather disasters to impact 2 out of 3 Europeans by 2100, study says

Weather disasters to impact 2 out of 3 Europeans by 2100, study says | MishMash | Scoop.it
By the end of the century, two out of three people living in Europe will be affected by weather-related disasters largely due to global warming and climate change, according to a new study.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by André Michel
Scoop.it!

China Is On its Way to Being the Next Tech Superpower

China Is On its Way to Being the Next Tech Superpower | MishMash | Scoop.it
Peter Diamandis explains why China is posed to be the next great tech superpower of the world. Learn how China is on its way to becoming a tech superpower.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by André Michel
Scoop.it!

What Happened to the Tech Job Boom? - ExtremeTech

What Happened to the Tech Job Boom? - ExtremeTech | MishMash | Scoop.it
We're in another tech boom, but not a tech job boom
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by André Michel
Scoop.it!

To Achieve 100% Renewable Energy, We Need Way Better Batteries

To Achieve 100% Renewable Energy, We Need Way Better Batteries | MishMash | Scoop.it
A grid powered 100% by solar and wind won’t work with the current state of energy storage. Learn why we need better batteries and how we can get there.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by André Michel
Scoop.it!

Inside India’s race to cool 1.3 billion people in a warming world

Inside India’s race to cool 1.3 billion people in a warming world | MishMash | Scoop.it
The share of Indians with air conditioning is still small, roughly 5 percent, but it’s growing fast. Rising incomes are making air conditioners more attainable, while rising temperatures are making them a necessity.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by André Michel
Scoop.it!

Antennas Made 100 Times Smaller to Hook Up Tiny Wearables and Implants

Antennas Made 100 Times Smaller to Hook Up Tiny Wearables and Implants | MishMash | Scoop.it
New ultra-compact antennas could have a big impact on wireless brain implants, micro-medical devices, or pills that report your health from within.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by André Michel
Scoop.it!

New Type of Quantum Computing has been Invented

New Type of Quantum Computing has been Invented | MishMash | Scoop.it
New Type of Quantum Computing has been Invented on wordlessTech | A completely new architecture for quantum computing, based on what they’re calling…
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by André Michel
Scoop.it!

Hybrid Office Building Cuts Cord to Electricity Grid

A four-story office building powered by a combination of thermal and PV solar and wind energy in South Australia has cut its connection to the electricity grid in what its owners claim to be a world first.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by André Michel
Scoop.it!

Do We Need a Speedometer for Artificial Intelligence?

Do We Need a Speedometer for Artificial Intelligence? | MishMash | Scoop.it
Measuring how quickly machines are getting smarter could help us prepare for the consequences for society and the economy.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by André Michel
Scoop.it!

Why Empowering Women Is the Best Way to Solve Climate Change

Why Empowering Women Is the Best Way to Solve Climate Change | MishMash | Scoop.it
Project Drawdown brought in researchers in various fields to identify, measure, and model the 100 strongest solutions to global warming. Here are 7 of them.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by André Michel
Scoop.it!

After leading green energy revolution, why India must power-up solar waste management

After leading green energy revolution, why India must power-up solar waste management | MishMash | Scoop.it
Growing population and a rapidly rising demand for electricity in both rural and urban areas, and across sectors, has put an extreme pressure on the ecology.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by André Michel
Scoop.it!

How Baidu Will Win China’s AI Race—and, Maybe, the World’s | Backchannel

How Baidu Will Win China’s AI Race—and, Maybe, the World’s | Backchannel | MishMash | Scoop.it
In an exclusive interview, Baidu COO Qi Lu explains why the Chinese search giant will be smarter than Alexa and drive better than Google.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by André Michel
Scoop.it!

NASA's Smartest Satellite Is Gone. Can Private Space Replace It?

NASA's Smartest Satellite Is Gone. Can Private Space Replace It? | MishMash | Scoop.it
A private company called Satellogic wants to give Earth scientists hyperspectral data from a fleet of satellites for free.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by André Michel
Scoop.it!

Why Neuroscience Is the Key To Innovation in AI

Why Neuroscience Is the Key To Innovation in AI | MishMash | Scoop.it
Demis Hassabis, founder of DeepMind, says the future of AI lies in neuroscience. Aspects of neuroscience are key in artificial intelligence algorithms.
more...
No comment yet.