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NIST's superconducting synapse may be missing piece for 'artificial brains'

Researchers at the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) have built a superconducting switch that "learns" like a biological system …

The idea that everything from spoons to stones is conscious is gaining academic credibility

Consciousness permeates reality. Rather than being just a unique feature of human subjective experience, it’s the foundation of the universe, present in every particle and all physical matter.<p>This sounds like easily-dismissible bunkum, but as traditional attempts to explain consciousness continue …

Consciousness

This Incredible Virus Attacks Brain Cancer And Actually Boosts Our Immune System

The first therapeutic virus to pass the blood-brain barrier.<p>A study attempting to show that viruses could be delivered to brain tumours has delivered …

Cancer

These Quantum Droplets Are the Most Dilute Liquids in the Known Universe

A team of physicists in Barcelona has created liquid droplets 100 million times thinner than water that hold themselves together using strange …

The arrhythmic beating of a black hole heart

At the center of the Centaurus galaxy cluster, there is a large elliptical galaxy called NGC 4696. Deeper still, there is a supermassive black hole …

Theoretical Physicists Suggest There's a Portal Linking The Standard Model to Dark Physics

Um, what?<p>Theoretical physicists have put forward a new hypothesis that aims to connect the world of visible physics to the hidden forces of our …

Dark Matter

Beware the Tylenol-Autism Freakout

A new study claims a link between acetaminophen use while pregnant and autism in children. The only problem is, the science is riddled with holes.<p>For …

Struggling With Emotional Pain? Science Says Tylenol Could Help You Feel Better

Most people take Tylenol for physical pain. But studies show it eases emotional pain too.<p>Whether you've got a root canal scheduled for next month or you're giving a big presentation tomorrow, feelings of dread can consume you. In fact, researchers have discovered that dread is the most difficult …

Acetaminophen

Deepak Chopra: The Dawn Of A Human Universe

An excerpt from Deepak Chopra’s new book <i>You Are The Universe</i><p>There is a photograph of Albert Einstein standing beside the most famous man in the …

Understanding The Science Of Consciousness In Ancient India - Part 1

Snapshot<p>This is the first in a two-part series that presents a summary of the Vedic theory of consciousness within a framework of contemporary …

The Human Brain Is Really, Really Fast

Your brain has billions of neurons that send messages through synapses once or twice per second. That adds up to a whole lot of activity. In a single …

The Brain

Depressed? Russian Scientists Have Figured Out The Gene Combinations To Blame

Pioneering research in Novosibirsk can help formulate cures for depression in European people.<p>Research headed by Dr Tatyana Axenovich is using …

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