André Falcão

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Scientists discover how to 'upload knowledge to your brain'

Feeding knowledge directly into your brain, just like in sci-fi classic The Matrix, could soon take as much effort as falling asleep, scientists believe.<p>Researchers claim to have developed a simulator which can feed information directly into a person’s brain and teach them new skills in a shorter …

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Professor Brian Greene answers everything you wanted to know about string theory and the multiverse

Lateline asked you to send in science questions for famed physicist Professor Brian Greene.<p>Professor Greene is the author of The Elegant Universe, a …

Sony's New 'Light' Wants To Be the Brain Behind Your Smart Home

Calling Sony’s new smart light a “light” is doing this weird gizmo a disservice—it’s much more than that.<p>Unappealingly named a “Multifunctional …

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Watch the first trailer for new Michael Jackson documentary

It’s no secret that Spike Lee is a huge fan of Michael Jackson, with their connection dating back to 1996 when the director created the monumental video for “They Don’t Really Care About Us”. And then, three years after the King of Pop passed away in 2009, Lee directed <i>Bad 25</i>, a doc about the singer …

What really made Bowie a star: As a songwriter, he was unparalleled

<b>(AP)</b><p>Yes, he was a visionary performer and influential stylist — but his musical craft and talent deserve top billing<p>Kevin Craft<p>January 11, 2016 8:43pm (UTC)<p>David Bowie’s sudden death at the age of 69 has prompted a slew of articles commemorating the late rock star’s overall legacy, as well as his …

Scientists May Have Just Discovered The Key To Halting Alzheimer's

Brain inflammation plays a big role in the disease's progression.<p>Curbing brain inflammation may help people treat and prevent Alzheimer's disease, according to a landmark new study.<p>Researchers at the University of Southampton in England conducted a series of experiments showing a chemical that …

Scientists struggle to stay grounded after possible gravitational wave signal

Cosmologist’s tweet appears to confirm rumours of discovery that could ‘open a new window on the universe’<p>Not for the first time, the world of physics is abuzz with rumours that gravitational waves have been detected by scientists in the US.<p>Lawrence Krauss, a cosmologist at Arizona State …

Gravitational Waves