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Scientists Resolve Mysterious Violation to Einstein's Relativity

Even if you don’t know much physics, you probably know one of its core tenets: an object at rest stays at rest, and an object in motion stays in …

Physics

How Alternate-Nostril Breathing Works

For the anxiety of letting the world down, a grounding technique<p>When I came to the part in Hillary Clinton’s new book where she describes how she treated her anxiety with a practice called alternate-nostril breathing, I thought, that sounds impossible. I tried breathing through only one nostril at …

The best workout routine for losing weight — according to an exercise physiologist

The perfect exercise routine involves the right mix of cardiovascular and strength training. Heather Milton, a senior exercise physiologist at NYU Langone Health, discusses how to get in shape with the right balance. Following is a transcript of the video.<p>The exercises you want to choose to …

How to Reprogram The Unconscious

Recently my 16-year-old son bought a bunch of new music on i-tunes and because we share the same account, all of his new music ended up automatically …

7 Ways to Keep Your Brain Sharp As You Age

There’s mounting evidence that some of the best things you can do for your brain are also some of the best for your body.<p>A new scientific advisory …

What Your Dreams Actually Mean, According to Science

If dreams were movies, they wouldn’t make a dime. They’re often banal, frequently fleeting and they’re screened for an audience of just one. As for …

This Google Scientist Learned an Interesting Way to Teach Neural Networks

via pixabay.com/HypnoArt<p>Artificial intelligence is as trippy as it gets when it comes to thinking about how machines “think.” But what about when you …

Artificial Intelligence

New Tech Is Giving Humanity Many Potential Paths to Immortality

by Tom Ward and Chelsea Gohd August 17, 2017 Enhanced Humans 25475<p>The 2045 Movement and Four Routes to Immortality<p>Herodotus’s Fountain of Youth. …

Singularity

How to Become More Self-Aware

Alan Mulally, the celebrated business executive credited with turning around the fortunes of Ford motor company in the late 2000s, remembers an …

10 Pieces of Killer Advice From Famous Creative Geniuses

Einstein, Twain, Wilde, and Picasso faced the same problems as today's entrepreneurs. Here's how they got unstuck.<p>There's something incredibly potent and calming about insightful quotes from geniuses. As any entrepreneur or creative will attest, funks, ruts, and blocks happen. And knowing that …

Creativity

What Is Lateral Thinking?

A Tool for Creativity and Brainstorming<p>Lateral thinking is a term developed in 1973 by Edward De Bono, with the publication of his book <i>Lateral</i> …

Creativity

CIA Psychologists, Ex-Detainees, Reach Settlement Over Harsh Interrogations

Libyan, Tanzanian said they were slammed into walls, stuffed in boxes in program developed by CIA contractors<p>Three former Central Intelligence Agency detainees and their families have reached a settlement with two psychologists they accused of being the architects of the CIA’s harsh interrogation …

CIA

Top 10 players in Artificial Intelligence

The AI space is a crowded arena, but not all are solely focussed on competing, as many are providing research to the benefit of all.<p>Artificial …

Artificial Intelligence

AI Mask Amplifies Human Emotions In Real Time

Hyperface is a wearable device that uses artificial intelligence to display the wearer's emotions in augmented reality<p>With augmented reality …

Artificial Intelligence

‘It knew what you were going to do next’: A.I. learns from pro gamers – then crushes them

For decades, the world’s smartest game-playing humans have been racking up losses to increasingly sophisticated forms of artificial intelligence.The …

The Rise of the Machines

AMONG THE MANY EMERGING TRENDS IN THE technology sector, the rise of artificial intelligence (AI) is likely to be one of the most significant over the coming years. AI refers to the ability of machines to perform tasks that would typically be associated with human cognition such as responding to …

Is Garry Kasparov Too Old To Dominate Chess Again?

Garry Kasparov, a former world chess champion and probably the best player ever to play the game, has come out of retirement and returned to …

Gartner Hype Cycle 2017: Artificial intelligence at peak hype, blockchain heads for disillusionment, but say hello to 5G

The hype around artificial intelligence is at its peak, while those interested in blockchain might be heading for disillusionment.<p>That's according to …

Artificial Intelligence

Top 10 Amazing upcoming technologies that will rule 2018 and beyond

Share82<p>Tweet<p>Share772<p>+18<p>Shares 862<p>The world is changing very rapidly with emerging technology almost every day. Smartphones, cloud computing or …

Machine Learning

DeepMind developing an artificial intelligence with imagination

DeepMind, a British artificial intelligence firm acquired by Google in 2014, is building an AI capable of “imagination” and understanding the consequences of previous actions.<p>In two research papers submitted last week, DeepMind describes how the AI would be able to “construct a plan” and remember …

Artificial Intelligence

Artificial Intelligence: Friend or Foe?

Should we fear artificial intelligence?<p>If you watch films and TV shows, in which AI has been exploited to create any number of apocalyptic scenarios, the answer might be yes. After watching <i>Blade Runner</i> or <i>The Matrix</i> or, as a more recent example, <i>Ex Machina</i>, it’s easier to understand why AI touches …

Brain mapping uncovers neuronal differences

Despite significant advances in neuroscience, we are far from knowing what each neuron in the human brain does and looks like. New research, however, …

Mindful Presenter – 4 Powerful Tips for Presenting Data

We’ve all been a casualty of data dumps in bad presentations.<p>The graphs, charts and tables surrounded by tiny text where the presenter gleefully …

How to Become a Powerful Negotiator Overnight

I have spent a great deal of time over the years in negotiations.One of the most interesting things is that the perceptions and realities of …

If you upload your mind to a computer, are you immortal or just a bot?

Immortality has gone secular. Unhooked from the realm of gods and angels, it’s now the subject of serious investment—both intellectual and financial—by philosophers, scientists, and the Silicon Valley set. Several hundred people have already chosen to be “cryopreserved” in preference to simply …

Singularity

Schumann Resonance Fluctuations Cause Brain Incoherence

The Schumann wave has also been described as the heartbeat of the earth. The scientist R, Wever from the highly acclaimed Max Planck Institute for …

Trading

Brain scan study adds to evidence that lower brain serotonin levels are linked to dementia

Results suggest serotonin loss may be a key player in cognitive decline, not just a side-effect of Alzheimer's disease<p>In a study looking at brain …

Neuroscience

Migrating from server to cloud storage

FOR the past several years, having a cloud computing strategy has become a de rigueur for most companies, ranging from large enterprises with global …

How to Copy the Best Google AdWords Campaigns

Google AdWords can be overwhelming the first time you use it.It’s like a faucet if you think about it.The best part about AdWords is that you can …

The Most Important Question Underlying Artificial General Intelligence Research – Is Math Real?

by Ben Stecher August 15, 2017 Artificial Intelligence 10913<p>The Fundamental Question<p>Will artificial intelligence replace humanity? The answer rests …

Artificial Intelligence