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Critique of ‘Against Naive Uploadism’

May 10, 2011 by Randal A. Koene

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humor | Epic rap battles of history: Albert Einstein vs. Stephen Hawking

May 6, 2011

Epic Rap Battles of History Einstein vs Hawking

USC engineers build synthetic synapse with carbon nanotubes

May 2, 2011 by Amara D. Angelica

Field effect transistor using carbon nanotubes to create synthetic synapse (credit: USC Viterbi School of Engineering)

Onion News Network | Ear of genetically modified corn begs for death

April 28, 2011

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Source: Onion News Network

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The Onion | collection of articles on genetically modified organisms
Onion News Network

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

April 27, 2011

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Source: Know Your Meme — June 11, 2010

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HowStuffWorks | "How magnets work"

Toward a Science of Consciousness: Brain, Mind, Reality

April 27, 2011 by Amara D. Angelica

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Passing of the typewriter

April 27, 2011 by Amara D. Angelica

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Know Your Meme | ‘Weird Al’ Yankovic explains Antares’ Auto-Tune technology sensation

April 27, 2011

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Source: Know Your Meme — February 28, 2011

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The Imaginary Foundation | The Undivided Mind virtual installation fuses the wonder of art and science

April 26, 2011

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Source: The Imaginary Foundation — April 21, 2011 | Micah Daigle

New movie Real Steel to pit Hugh Jackman against robot boxers

April 23, 2011

Real Steel poster

Who is John Galt?

April 18, 2011 by Amara D. Angelica

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A Darwinian explanation for the Fermi paradox [UPDATED 4/21/2011]

April 18, 2011 by Amara D. Angelica

Arecibo Observatory: risking destruction of the Earth?

Schrödinger’s cat

April 18, 2011

Schrodinger cat cartoon

comic | What is the meaning of life?

April 15, 2011

cartoon meaning of life

UPDATE | Kurzweil to ‘grind into smithereens’ Colbert’s understanding of world tonight, says Comedy Central

April 12, 2011 by Amara D. Angelica

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