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Physicists Find Evidence That The Universe Is A 'Giant Brain'

Physicists Find Evidence That The Universe Is A 'Giant Brain' | DigitAG& journal | Scoop.it
The idea of the universe as a 'giant brain' has been proposed by scientists - and science fiction writers - for decades. But now physicists say there may be some evidence that it's actually true.

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Social Network Size Linked to Brain Size

Social Network Size Linked to Brain Size | DigitAG& journal | Scoop.it

Our brains are not as large as they are in order to provide each of us with the raw computational power to think our way out of a sticky situation, instead our brain size helps each of us to deal with the large and complex network of relationships we rely on to thrive.


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With mind-reading speller, free-for-all conversations that are silent and still

With mind-reading speller, free-for-all conversations that are silent and still | DigitAG& journal | Scoop.it
Researchers have come up with a device that may enable people who are completely unable to speak or move at all to nevertheless manage unscripted back-and-forth conversation.

Reference:  Current Biology, July 24, 2012 print issue.

http://www.cell.com/current-biology/retrieve/pii/S0960982212005751


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The Human Body as Ecosystem: A Way to Revolutionize Medicine

The Human Body as Ecosystem: A Way to Revolutionize Medicine | DigitAG& journal | Scoop.it

Looking at human beings as ecosystems that contain many collaborating and competing species could change the practice of medicine


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The Eyes Reveal More Than We Might Think

The Eyes Reveal More Than We Might Think | DigitAG& journal | Scoop.it

Our eyes don’t just take in the world around us, they can also reflect our emotional state, influence our memories, and provide clues about the way we think. Here is some of the latest research from the journals Psychological Science and Current Directions in Psychological Science in which scientists show there’s much more to the eyes than people might think.

 

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[VIDEO] NextWorld: Future Intelligence

Soon, we will be able to build computers with artificial intelligence and processing power that rivals the human brain. Intelligence will be everywhere, embedded in our clothing, our vehicles and homes. Intelligent robots will serve us - until they don't feel like doing so anymore. And what happens then...? http://www.imdb.com/title/tt1277322/plotsummary


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