Andrés Iglesias-Thomé

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Europe Green-Lights a Space Monopoly to Combat ULA and SpaceX

Look! Up in the sky! Is it a bird? Is it a plane? No, it's a European space monopoly. Image source: Getty Images.<p>Will they? Won't they? They will -- and they did.<p>In a decision that will reverberate throughout the space industry for decades, last month the European Commission gave final approval to</b> …


Pain Really Is All In Your Head. Emotion Controls Intensity

When you whack yourself with a hammer, it feels like the pain is in your thumb. But really it's in your brain.<p>That's because our perception of pain is shaped by brain circuits that are constantly filtering the information coming from our sensory nerves, says David Linden, a professor of …

Why deep learning is at least inspired by biology, if not the brain

Image copyright Shutterstock / Max Krasnov.As deep learning continues gathering steam among researchers, entrepreneurs and the press, there’s a …

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The 10 best iPhone widgets you should be using

We've collected the 10 best apps that use widgets creatively to keep you up to date and entertained — all from your iPhone's lock screen.<p>From alerting you to when you've only reached your data cap to showing you the best headlines from The New York Times, these widgets pack some power.


Tipping point of Parkinson's Disease, discovered by Cambridge University

Cambridge University discovered the level at which a protein in the brain suddenly becomes toxic<p>Scientists believe they have found the tipping point in the brain which triggers Parkinson’s Disease in a breakthrough which brings hope of future therapies.<p>Cambridge University discovered the level at …

Poll Reveals Rift Between Scientists, Regular Folks

When it comes to food, energy, and education, Americans don't follow experts' lead.<p>What do the International Space Station and bioengineered fuels have in common? They're about the only technological advances that both scientists and the American public actually like.<p>On most other scientific …

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