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What are the attributes that make us human and how can they be enhanced
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How Tech Is Making Time Tick Faster - Mobiledia

How Tech Is Making Time Tick Faster - Mobiledia | On Being Human | Scoop.it
MobilediaHow Tech Is Making Time Tick FasterMobilediaFrom a subjective point of view, neuroscientists are discovering that time is actively constructed by the human mind through complex cognitive processes of both past memory and future projection,...
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Do Psychedelics Expand the Mind by Reducing Brain Activity? - Scientific American

Scientific AmericanDo Psychedelics Expand the Mind by Reducing Brain Activity?
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How Bacteria in Our Bodies Protect Our Health: Scientific American

How Bacteria in Our Bodies Protect Our Health: Scientific American | On Being Human | Scoop.it
Researchers who study the friendly bacteria that live inside all of us are starting to sort out who is in charge—microbes or people?
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Reducing Brain Activity Improves Memory After Cognitive Decline | Bioscience Technology Online

Reducing Brain Activity Improves Memory After Cognitive Decline | Bioscience Technology Online | On Being Human | Scoop.it
A study suggests a potential new therapeutic approach for improving memory and interrupting disease progression in patients with a form of cognitive impairment that can leads to Alzheimer’s disease.
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Brand Marketers Must Create Wow Moments: Branding Strategy Insider

Brand Marketers Must Create Wow Moments: Branding Strategy Insider | On Being Human | Scoop.it
The brain remembers the emotional components of an experience better than any other aspect. —John Medina When Steve Jobs passed away on October 5, 2011, the world didn’t just lose one of its great visionaries, but it also lost an...
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The Story of The Growing Brain: Child, Teenager, Adult

The Story of The Growing Brain: Child, Teenager, Adult | On Being Human | Scoop.it
What brain changes transform children from creatures of impulse into fully functioning adults? In a 2001 study that used fMRI imaging to scan the brains of 254 subjects, researchers at the University of Pittsburgh identified the ...
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Diffbot Is New Geeky Technology That Processes The Content On The Web The Way A Human Being Can | TechCrunch

Diffbot Is New Geeky Technology That Processes The Content On The Web The Way A Human Being Can | TechCrunch | On Being Human | Scoop.it

Diffbot is a geeky and incredibly interesting technology that uses bots, algorithms, computer vision and artificial intelligence to process the content on the Web the way a human being can. “The entire Internet can be broken down into 30 different page types” explains Co-founder Mike Tung, also known as “Diffbot Mike,” and “Diffbot can identify them all.” Diffbot knows the difference between a social network profile, a blog post, a site’s front page, a product page, an event page and dozens more.

 

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