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23andMe, FDA and DNA health profiling

http://youtube.com/riskbites Are companies that provide direct-to-consumer information on their personal genome -- including genetic susceptibility to diseas...
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Advancements in High-Speed DNA Synthesis to Drive Growth in the Global Synthetic Biology Market, According to New Report by Global Industry Analysts, Inc.

San Jose, California (PRWEB) November 26, 2013 Follow us on LinkedIn - Synthetic biology as an extension of biotechnology and genetic engineering, is expected to present a new world of opportunities right from designing new biological systems to...
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Life Expectancy is Growing at the Upper End, Too

Mr. Stolyarov provides evidence that increasing life expectancy is occurring for the oldest individuals, and that rises in average longevity are not just due...
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Linking Genes to Diseases by Sifting Through Electronic Medical Records

Linking Genes to Diseases by Sifting Through Electronic Medical Records | leapmind | Scoop.it
In so-called phenome-wide association studies, scientists start with a gene variant and search thousands of medical conditions for a match.
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How cars of the future will make better use of data they collect every time you drive | Impact Lab

How cars of the future will make better use of data they collect every time you drive | Impact Lab | leapmind | Scoop.it
The interior of the Tesla Model S offers a glimpse of the data-rich driving environments of tomorrow. Cars will be big data collectors in the future. They
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'Electromagnon' effect couples electricity and magnetism in materials

'Electromagnon' effect couples electricity and magnetism in materials | leapmind | Scoop.it
Major industries such as modern microelectronics are based on the interaction between matter and electromagnetism. Electromagnetic signals can be processed and stored in specially tailored materials.
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2014 will be the year of the Internet of Things | Impact Lab

2014 will be the year of the Internet of Things | Impact Lab | leapmind | Scoop.it
Machines will generate more data than will people in 2014. Connected fitness gadgets such as Fitbit and Jawbone are being snatched up by consumers this year.
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Have you ever seen an atom?

Scientists at the University of California Los Angeles have found a way to create stunningly detailed 3D reconstructing of platinum nanoparticles at an atomi...
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Inexpensive ‘nano-camera’ can operate at the speed of light - MIT News Office

Inexpensive ‘nano-camera’ can operate at the speed of light - MIT News Office | leapmind | Scoop.it
Device could be used in medical imaging, collision-avoidance detectors for cars, and interactive gaming.
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What is Parents’ Responsibility to Protect Children’s Privacy Online?

What is Parents’ Responsibility to Protect Children’s Privacy Online? | leapmind | Scoop.it
There’s a new “viral” video making the rounds. It’s a 15-minute pro gay-marriage film that interviews children about the concepts of prejudice, fairness and gay marriage.
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Tinder 'solves problem for humanity'

Tinder 'solves problem for humanity' | leapmind | Scoop.it
Tinder has rocketed to success as an app for quick hook-ups, heralding a new age of online dating.
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Peek inside your own brain! The rise of DIY neuroscience

Peek inside your own brain! The rise of DIY neuroscience | leapmind | Scoop.it
New gadgets let you study roach neurons or give yourself lucid dreams. But they might be risky
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23andStupid: Is 23andMe Self-Destructing?

23andStupid: Is 23andMe Self-Destructing? | leapmind | Scoop.it
I'd like to be able to start here by railing against our medical system, which prevents patients from getting data about our own bodies because of a paternalistic idea that people can't look at blood test results, no less genetic information, without...
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Nanotechnology 2013 Graphene supercapacitator - YouTube

Nanotechnology 2013 Graphene supercapacitator Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/DigitalPhilosophy Google Plus: http://plus.google.com/digphilosophy Twitter: ...
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For-profit asteroid mining missions to start in 2016

For-profit asteroid mining missions to start in 2016 | leapmind | Scoop.it
Sci-fi? Mining startups plan to prospect for asteroid belt minerals beginning in 2016, but the big goal is air and water for future space travel, not gold.
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Seiko Epson Shows Off Its Dual-Arm Robot - IEEE Spectrum

Seiko Epson Shows Off Its Dual-Arm Robot - IEEE Spectrum | leapmind | Scoop.it
It's smart, adaptable, and looks like E.T.
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Nanomedicines Will Be Big Once They Emerge From Regulatory Troubles - IEEE Spectrum

Nanomedicines Will Be Big Once They Emerge From Regulatory Troubles - IEEE Spectrum | leapmind | Scoop.it
Regulatory bodies have labored under the onslaught of nanotechnology, but there are signs of improvement
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Scrap the Welfare State and Give People Free Money - Reason.com

Scrap the Welfare State and Give People Free Money - Reason.com | leapmind | Scoop.it
A guaranteed income would reduce the humiliations of the current welfare system while promoting individual responsibility.
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1-megawatt cold fusion power plant now available – yours for just $1.5 million | ExtremeTech

1-megawatt cold fusion power plant now available – yours for just $1.5 million | ExtremeTech | leapmind | Scoop.it
Believe it or not, the first cold fusion power plant is now available to pre-order.
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Imaging atoms in 3-D

Berkeley Lab's Peter Ercius discusses "Imaging atoms in 3-D" in this Oct. 28, 2013 talk, which is part of a Science at the Theater event entitled Eight Big I...
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The internet mystery that has the world baffled - Telegraph

The internet mystery that has the world baffled - Telegraph | leapmind | Scoop.it
For the past two years, a mysterious online organisation has been setting the world's finest code-breakers a series of seemingly unsolveable problems. But to what end?
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Spain Considers Release Of Genetically Modified Fruit Flies, Controversy Simmers

Spain Considers Release Of Genetically Modified Fruit Flies, Controversy Simmers | leapmind | Scoop.it
Medical uses of genetic technology are well received. But agricultural uses are a different story, generating controversy at every turn.
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