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Aug 28, 2016

How We Free Ourselves of Existential Panic

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Aug 28, 2016

Li-Fi, the New Frontier in Communications

Posted by in categories: futurism, internet

What does the so called Li-Fi technology consist of? Find out all about this future trend which may replace the Wifi we use today.

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Aug 28, 2016

Do we live in a multiverse?

Posted by in category: cosmology

The Multiverse


The universe may not be everything there is.

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Aug 28, 2016

Synthetic Biology Explained

Posted by in categories: bioengineering, biological, genetics

From selective breeding to genetic modification, our understanding of biology is now merging with the principles of engineering to bring us synthetic biology.

Written, animated and directed by James Hutson, Bridge8.

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Aug 28, 2016

This 3D-Printer Doesn’t Use Any Electricity

Posted by in category: 3D printing

We now have 3D-printers that don’t need any electricity.

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Aug 28, 2016

3D Plasma Holograms

Posted by in category: futurism

This 3D display shows off holograms in beautiful detail.

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Aug 28, 2016

Scientists exit Hawaii dome after yearlong Mars simulation

Posted by in category: space

Six scientists have completed a yearlong Mars simulation in Hawaii, where they lived in a dome in near isolation.

For the past year, the group in the dome on a Mauna Loa mountain could go outside only while wearing spacesuits.

On Sunday, the ended, and the scientists emerged.

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Aug 28, 2016

Unisys Survey Finds Wearable Technology to Revolutionize Biometrics; Privacy Issues Yet to Be Addressed

Posted by in categories: law enforcement, privacy, wearables

Law enforcement to lead adoption, but new formats and sensors will enable wider commercial application of wearable biometrics…


SYDNEY, Aug. 23, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — Law…

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Aug 28, 2016

Bionics Consultant Will Rosellini Predicts ‘Deus Ex’-Style Human Augmentation in Our Lifetime

Posted by in categories: cyborgs, transhumanism

I recently had the pleasure to speak with Eidos Montreal’s primary bionics consultant for the Deus Ex series, Will Rosellini.

Will has been involved with the franchise since the development of Deus Ex: Human Revolution and has had a major influence on the developer’s depiction of future human augmentation. It was a fascinating conversation, and likely not our last: Will is pushing a lot of new technology, both in and outside the world of Deus Ex.

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Aug 28, 2016

The Cyborgs Are Coming: Mankind Is On The Cusp Of Human Brain Augmentation With BrainGate Technology

Posted by in categories: bioengineering, biotech/medical, computing, cyborgs, neuroscience

BrainGate technology is no longer the stuff of science fiction. The science of interfacing human brains and other biological neurons with computers has been developing for well over a decade and now, the progress is amazing. While the human mind is an amazing organ, that surpasses any computer ever made. Many fantasize about improving on natural skills and abilities using technology in the form of some sort of brain implant. That dream is about to become a reality. In some ways, it already has according to the BrainGate website.

“BrainGate Company’s current and planned intellectual property (the technology) is based on technology that can sense, transmit, analyze and apply the language of neurons. BrainGate consists of a sensor that is implanted on the motor cortex of the brain and a device that analyzes brain signals.”

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