Ryan Maresca

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For The First Time, a Wireless Brain Implant Has Enabled Paralysed Primates to Walk Again

A new hope.<p>Scientists have used a wireless brain implant to bypass the spinal cord injuries of two paralysed rhesus macaques, giving them the ability …

Harvard scientists think they've pinpointed the physical source of consciousness

Scientists have struggled for millennia to understand human consciousness — the awareness of one's existence. Despite advances in neuroscience, we still don't really know where it comes from, and how it arises.<p>But researchers think they might have finally figured out its physical origins, after …

The smog smothering India is so thick you can actually see it from space

The smog smothering millions in the Indian capital of New Delhi is so thick, it's plainly visible from space, showing up as a milky blanked covering …

The Radical Eye review – Elton John's ravishing photography collection

Switch House, Tate Modern, London From the tears of Man Ray to the Paris of Robert Frank and the manspread of Salvador Dali, this astounding collection is a history of modernist photography<p>Sir Elton John’s image, his glasses askew and playing up for the camera in Irving Penn’s 1997 portrait, greets …

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Alzheimer's disease found to be a diabetic disorder of the brain

Researchers at Tohoku University have found a promising treatment for Alzheimer's disease, by noticing a similarity in the way insulin signaling …

How to Get Hired as a Photographer When You Don’t Have Experience

It’s an age-old question: how are you supposed to get hired as a photographer when clients are only looking for photographers who already have …