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NYT: DNA Analysis, More Accessible

NYT: DNA Analysis, More Accessible | leapmind | Scoop.it
As the cost of genetic sequencing plunges, more people, especially parents, are using it to find disease-causing mutations.
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iWatch: Is it time for wearable computers?

iWatch: Is it time for wearable computers? | leapmind | Scoop.it
We have gradually accepted more and more intrusive forms of technology. Is the smart watch the next logical step?
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Darpa Wants Teeny-Tiny Fluids to Cool Down Next-Gen Microchips | Danger Room | Wired.com

Darpa Wants Teeny-Tiny Fluids to Cool Down Next-Gen Microchips | Danger Room | Wired.com | leapmind | Scoop.it
To cool down advanced, overheated 3-D microchips, the Pentagon’s researchers want to embed them with tiny fluid channels to circulate even tinier-sized blobs of water.
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Oxford’s Self-Driving Car (on the Left Side of the Road) | MIT Technology Review

Oxford’s Self-Driving Car (on the Left Side of the Road) | MIT Technology Review | leapmind | Scoop.it
Across the pond, Oxford swerves into Google’s self-driving lane.
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33rd Square | Physicists Test Highly Flexible Electronics

33rd Square | Physicists Test Highly Flexible Electronics | leapmind | Scoop.it
Rutgers University physicists have demonstrated extremely flexible organic semiconductors that withstood multiple bending cycles in which the devices were rolled to a radius as small as 200 micrometers.
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Ten amazing scenes captured on dashboard cameras

Ten amazing scenes captured on dashboard cameras | leapmind | Scoop.it
The fact that a meteor was caught on camera is unsurprising. So-called dash cams are ubiquitous in Russia, capturing all manner of weird and wonderful scenes.
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Analysts say renewable energy now cheaper option than new fossil fuels in Australia

Analysts say renewable energy now cheaper option than new fossil fuels in Australia | leapmind | Scoop.it
Bloomberg analysts say electricity from new wind farms is cheaper than new coal in Australia, while in other markets wind power continues to expand.
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Nanotechnology Now - Press Release: "A quantum dot energy harvester: Turning Waste Heat into Electricity on the Nanoscale "

Nanotechnology Now - Press Release: "A quantum dot energy harvester: Turning Waste Heat into Electricity on the Nanoscale " | leapmind | Scoop.it
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Solve for X: Charles Chase on energy for everyone

Problem: Energy access & climate change Solution: A 100MW compact fusion reactor that runs on plentiful and cheap deuterium and tritium (isotopes of hydrogen...
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Using microbes to manufacture biofuels

Synthetic biologist Jay Keasling re-programs yeast and sugar to produce high performance biofuels
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Mobile’s dawning signal crisis

Mobile’s dawning signal crisis | leapmind | Scoop.it
In the first of a five-part series on the future of mobile, Roland Pease explores the invisible problem that could stop the future before it has begun.
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Mind mapping: Inside the brain's wiring

Mind mapping: Inside the brain's wiring | leapmind | Scoop.it
The BBC's Pallab Ghosh has had his brain mapped as part of a project designed to create the first map of the human brain
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Phys.Org Mobile: Polytron predicts glass smartphones by end of year (w/ Video)

Phys.Org Mobile: Polytron predicts glass smartphones by end of year (w/ Video) | leapmind | Scoop.it
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Graphene: materials in the flatland

Professor Konstantin Novoselov talks about his Nobel Prize winning discovery graphene, and what the future holds for it in the 2012 Kohn Award Lecture. For m...
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George Church: Changing Your Genes

George Church: Changing Your Genes | leapmind | Scoop.it
Can you really change your genetic destiny? As the director of the Personal Genome Project, George Church is providing the world's first open-access information source for human genetic data.
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Scarecrow Gene Could Increase Agricultural Yields by 50% | World Future Society

Scarecrow Gene Could Increase Agricultural Yields by 50% | World Future Society | leapmind | Scoop.it
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33rd Square | A Smarter Calendar With The AI Powered Tempo

33rd Square | A Smarter Calendar With The AI Powered Tempo | leapmind | Scoop.it
Tempo AI, a startup spun out of Silicon Valley’s SRI International research center where Siri was developed, recently launched Tempo, a Smart Calendar on the iPhone.
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Phys.Org Mobile: Researchers invent 'acoustic-assisted' magnetic information storage

Phys.Org Mobile: Researchers invent 'acoustic-assisted' magnetic information storage | leapmind | Scoop.it
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The internet’s weakest links

The internet’s weakest links | leapmind | Scoop.it
If you think the most vulnerable regions are autocratic regimes or civil war zones, think again. Many countries or regions are at severe risk of disconnection.
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Stopping cold: Scientists turn off the ability to feel cold

Stopping cold: Scientists turn off the ability to feel cold | leapmind | Scoop.it
Neuroscientists have isolated chills at a cellular level, identifying the sensory network of neurons in the skin that relays the sensation of cold.
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Welcome to the Malware-Industrial Complex | MIT Technology Review

Welcome to the Malware-Industrial Complex | MIT Technology Review | leapmind | Scoop.it
The U.S. government is developing new computer weapons and driving a black market in “zero-day” bugs. The result could be a more dangerous Web for everyone.
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