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David Bolinsky: Visualizing the wonder of a living cell | Video on TED.com

TED Talks Medical animator David Bolinsky presents 3 minutes of stunning animation that show the bustling life inside a cell.
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Spot the Fake: Artificial Intelligence Can Produce Lifelike Photographs

Spot the Fake: Artificial Intelligence Can Produce Lifelike Photographs | Science And Wonder | Scoop.it
Latest news and features on science issues that matter including earth, environment, and space. Get your science news from the most trusted source!
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What the Founding Fathers' Money Problems Can Teach Us About Bitcoin | Innovation

What the Founding Fathers' Money Problems Can Teach Us About Bitcoin | Innovation | Science And Wonder | Scoop.it

The challenges faced by the likes of Ben Franklin have a number of parallels to today’s cryptocurrency boom
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A New Study Brings Scientists One Step Closer To Mind Reading | Innovation

A New Study Brings Scientists One Step Closer To Mind Reading | Innovation | Science And Wonder | Scoop.it

Researchers have developed a technique that uses the brainwaves captured by EEG machines to reconstruct the images you see
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World Hacks: A surprising new afterlife for chewing gum

World Hacks: A surprising new afterlife for chewing gum | Science And Wonder | Scoop.it
A British designer wants used gum recycled into useful objects - also leading to cleaner streets.
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This Electronic "Skin" Already Has a Sense of Touch. Now It Can Also Heal Itself | Smart News

This Electronic "Skin" Already Has a Sense of Touch. Now It Can Also Heal Itself | Smart News | Science And Wonder | Scoop.it

The new e-skin can both heal itself and be recycled, limiting electronic waste
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Low-cost EEG can now be used to reconstruct images of what you see | KurzweilAI

Low-cost EEG can now be used to reconstruct images of what you see | KurzweilAI | Science And Wonder | Scoop.it
(left:) Test image displayed on computer monitor. (right:) Image captured by EEG and decoded. (credit: Dan Nemrodov et al./eNeuro) A new technique developed
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Watch This Human Inkjet Printer Create a Portrait in 300 Hours With 3 Million Hand-Drawn Dots

Watch This Human Inkjet Printer Create a Portrait in 300 Hours With 3 Million Hand-Drawn Dots | Science And Wonder | Scoop.it
It's hard not to marvel at artist David Bayo's painstaking stipple technique, on display in this time-lapse video.
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The "Father of Artificial Intelligence" Says Singularity Is 30 Years Away

The "Father of Artificial Intelligence" Says Singularity Is 30 Years Away | Science And Wonder | Scoop.it
Jürgen Schmidhuber weighs in on what the advent of the singularity will mean for the world: a revolution comparable to the appearance of life on Earth.
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Meet the Robots of the 2018 Olympics | Innovation

Meet the Robots of the 2018 Olympics | Innovation | Science And Wonder | Scoop.it

The Pyeongchang games will have bots to clean, dance, serve drinks, provide translation and more
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How Museums Are Becoming More Sensory-Friendly For Those With Autism | Innovation

How Museums Are Becoming More Sensory-Friendly For Those With Autism | Innovation | Science And Wonder | Scoop.it

An increasing number of institutions are developing programs that make exhibitions more accessible to those with developmental disabilities
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Astronomers Spot Signs of Planets Outside the Milky Way | Smart News

Astronomers Spot Signs of Planets Outside the Milky Way | Smart News | Science And Wonder | Scoop.it

Researchers estimate that more than a trillion planets may lurk beyond our galaxy's bounds
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The Princess Leia project: ‘volumetric’ 3D images that float in ‘thin air’ | KurzweilAI

The Princess Leia project: ‘volumetric’ 3D images that float in ‘thin air’ | KurzweilAI | Science And Wonder | Scoop.it
Inspired by the iconic Stars Wars scene with Princess Leia in distress, Brigham Young University engineers and physicists have created the Princess Leia
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Rocket Lab Launched This Glittery Sphere Into Orbit

Rocket Lab Launched This Glittery Sphere Into Orbit | Science And Wonder | Scoop.it

The sphere reflects so much sunlight it can be seen from Earth with the naked eye
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Why Some People "Hear" Silent GIFs | Smart News

Why Some People "Hear" Silent GIFs | Smart News | Science And Wonder | Scoop.it

This week, researchers published their findings on the largest study to date on the phenomenon, which is called visually evoked auditory response or vEAR
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Neuroscientists devise scheme for mind-uploading centuries in the future | KurzweilAI

Neuroscientists devise scheme for mind-uploading centuries in the future | KurzweilAI | Science And Wonder | Scoop.it
Representative electron micrograph of white matter region in cryopreserved pig brain (credit: Brain Preservation Foundation) In a scenario (almost) right
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Metalens with artificial muscle simulates (and goes way beyond) human-eye and camera optical functions | KurzweilAI

Metalens with artificial muscle simulates (and goes way beyond) human-eye and camera optical functions | KurzweilAI | Science And Wonder | Scoop.it
A silicon-based metalens just 30 micrometers thick is mounted on a transparent, stretchy polymer film. The colored iridescence is produced by the large number
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This AI Bot Fights Workplace Harassment | Innovation

This AI Bot Fights Workplace Harassment | Innovation | Science And Wonder | Scoop.it

A new app, Spot, uses AI to help harassment and discrimination victims create and file reports without having to talk to a human
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Do our brains use the same kind of deep-learning algorithms used in AI? | KurzweilAI

Do our brains use the same kind of deep-learning algorithms used in AI? | KurzweilAI | Science And Wonder | Scoop.it
This is an illustration of a multi-compartment neural network model for deep learning. Left: Reconstruction of pyramidal neurons from mouse primary visual
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Sleep-Learning Was a Myth, But You Could Strengthen Memories While You Snooze | Science

Sleep-Learning Was a Myth, But You Could Strengthen Memories While You Snooze | Science | Science And Wonder | Scoop.it

Neuroscientists find that sound and smell cues could solidify lessons you learn during the day
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In the Future, Will We Be Growing Fruit in Home Bioreactors? | Innovation

In the Future, Will We Be Growing Fruit in Home Bioreactors? | Innovation | Science And Wonder | Scoop.it

A team of molecular biologists wants you to forget about strawberries and, instead, take
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Are you a cyborg? | KurzweilAI

Are you a cyborg? | KurzweilAI | Science And Wonder | Scoop.it
Bioprinting a brain Cryogenic 3D-printing soft hydrogels. Top: the bioprinting process. Bottom: SEM image of general microstructure (scale bar: 100 µm).
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AI algorithm with ‘social skills’ teaches humans how to collaborate | KurzweilAI

AI algorithm with ‘social skills’ teaches humans how to collaborate | KurzweilAI | Science And Wonder | Scoop.it
(credit: Iyad Rahwan) An international team has developed an AI algorithm with social skills that has outperformed humans in the ability to cooperate with
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Can a Video Game Train You To Hear Better In a Crowded Room? | Innovation

Can a Video Game Train You To Hear Better In a Crowded Room? | Innovation | Science And Wonder | Scoop.it

A new study finds it's possible to teach the brain to better distinguish between speech and background noise
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Greek Yogurt Fuels Your Morning...And Your Plane? | Innovation

Greek Yogurt Fuels Your Morning...And Your Plane? | Innovation | Science And Wonder | Scoop.it

Researchers have developed a method for turning yogurt whey into bio-oil, which could potentially be processed into biofuel for planes
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Cancer ‘vaccine’ eliminates all traces of cancer in mice | KurzweilAI

Cancer ‘vaccine’ eliminates all traces of cancer in mice | KurzweilAI | Science And Wonder | Scoop.it
Effects of in situ vaccination with CpG and anti-OX40 agents. Left: Mice genetically engineered to spontaneously develop breast cancers in all 10 of their
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