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The BRAIN mapping initiative needs rethinking

April 10, 2013 by Don Stein

Grid structure of cerebral pathways (credit: Science)

Ask Ray | Thoughts on Amazon’s plans to use drones for delivery

December 4, 2013 by Ray Kurzweil

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Who blew up the rocket?

What happens when you mix space pork, greedy megacorporations, and recycled Russian rocket engines?
November 6, 2014 by Howard Bloom

Antares launch failure, (credit: NASA)

By the year 2040, embryo selection could replace sex as the way most of us make babies

May 9, 2016

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Swarms of tiny intelligent drones with cameras — what could go wrong?

May 10, 2012 by Amara D. Angelica

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book review | Nexus continues in Crux by Ramez Naam

August 9, 2013 by Giulio Prisco

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Critique of a claimed discovery of a diatom from outer space [UPDATED]

September 21, 2013 by Richard Gordon

Comet C/2001 Q4 (NEAT) (credit: Kitt Peak National Observatory)

Black boxes to be required in all new cars from 2015

April 23, 2012 by Amara D. Angelica

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How to achieve ‘biological immortality’ naturally

December 6, 2010 by David Despain

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The Science of Consciousness: Final 2016 conference program

March 25, 2016

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Is Sponge Bob destroying kids’ minds — or accelerating their intelligence?

September 13, 2011 by Amara D. Angelica

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Avatars meet in Second Life to celebrate Future Day 2012

March 5, 2012 by Natasha Vita-More

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Grow your own glowing plant

June 6, 2013 by Andrew Hessel

A glow-in-the-dark tobacco plant (credit: Science)

‘Aipoly Vision’ AI app opens up the world live for visually impaired

Free iPhone/iPad app is now live on App Store
January 3, 2016 by Amara D. Angelica

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How my predictions are faring — an update by Ray Kurzweil

October 1, 2010

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