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NASA Ames’ Worden reveals DARPA-funded ‘Hundred Year Starship’ program

October 18, 2010 by Amara D. Angelica

"We'Pete Worden at Long Conversation (Long Now Foundation)

Nanoclusters that diffuse laser beams or create 3D telepresence

August 31, 2012 by Amara D. Angelica

Atomic clusters of metals are an emerging class of extremely interesting materials occupying the intermediate size regime between atoms and nanoparticles. (credit: /Nano Letters)

Multiple stab wounds may be harmful to monkeys

October 21, 2010

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Source: The Onion — February 27, 2008

movie review | New science fiction movie Elysium

Now in U.S. theaters and in IMAX
August 5, 2013 by L. Stephen Coles

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Molecular cut and paste

July 28, 2011 by William Mcewan

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MIT panel discussion on Steven Spielberg’s AI film with Raymond Kurzweil, Rodney Brooks, Sherry Turkle and Cynthia Breazeal

May 7, 2001

Microsoft Surface’s vision system can see and interact with objects on the tabletop

February 11, 2011 by Sarah Black

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Microsoft offers a glimpse into the future of productivity

October 28, 2011 by Amara D. Angelica

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Meetup and 9/11

September 9, 2011 by Scott Heiferman

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Meet Stompy: the giant, rideable walking robot

August 10, 2012 by Amara D. Angelica

Wanna take a ride? Sorry, you'll have to pledge first. Stompy is a work in progress. (Credit: Hexapod)

Medieval tech support

January 21, 2010

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Source: "Øystein og jeg" on Norwegian Broadcasting — 2001

Mask-bot: A talking video humanoid robot

November 8, 2011 by Amara D. Angelica

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Man will become like God, say Mormons and transhumanists in Salt Lake City

April 10, 2013 by Giulio Prisco

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Know Your Meme | Magnets, how exactly do they work?

April 27, 2011

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Source: Know Your Meme — June 11, 2010

Related:
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HowStuffWorks | "How magnets work"

Machine Cognition and AI Ethics at AAAI 2015

February 4, 2015 by Melanie Swan

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