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Regular sex at home leads to a more productive time at work

Here’s another reason to leave work on time.<p>Maintaining a healthy sex life at home boosts employees’ job satisfaction and engagement at work, a …

Employment

Google explains the power of machine learning in the countless fields it now uses it in [Video]

If it wasn’t clear enough, AI, and more specifically the machine learning sub-branch, is a big deal — and not just for Google. It’s not much of a “next big thing” aimed at supplanting everything that has come before it from above, but rather a more silent revolution branching out from …

Machine Learning

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Today's gravitational wave announcement could be two great discoveries in one

Today’s expected announcement may not be just one great discovery but two because of the black holes that are rumoured to have created the signal<p>It is now widely expected that the detection of gravitational waves using the Ligo (Laser Interferometer Gravitational-wave Observatory) observatories …

Glowing tumours could help surgeons remove cancer

Dyes which light up cancerous cells could transform cancer treatment in the next decade, scientists predict<p>Dyes which allow tumours to glow so that surgeons can see exactly where cancer lies in the body will be used in operations within a decade, scientists predict.<p>Researchers have shown that it is …

These 6 technologies will define 2016

For the past century, the price and performance of computing has been on an exponential curve. And as futurist Ray Kurzweil observed, once any technology becomes an information technology, its development follows the same curve, so we are seeing exponential advances in technologies such as sensors, …

Artificial Intelligence

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 …

Dementia

Bionic eye fitted to British pensioner in world first

Ray Flynn was fitted with the bionic eye in June and can make out faces for the first time since he lost his vision to age related macular degeneration<p>A British pensioner has become the first person in the world to be fitted with a bionic eye to fix the most common form of blindness in a landmark …

Medicine

Recent Advances in Stem Cell Research

Lecture | June 20 | 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m. | 100 Genetics & Plant Biology Building<p>Speaker: David Schaffer, UC Berkeley<p>Speaker/Performer: Kevin …

SpaceX Wants You To Build Transport Pods For Elon Musk's Hyperloop

Time to dust off those blueprints and get building<p>Neither Elon Musk or his company SpaceX are formally developing a Hyperloop, the futuristic travel tech that Musk unveiled two years ago after months of speculation. As you'll recall, the theoretical tube-based transportation system promises to …

Elon Musk

Elon Musk to build mile-long Hyperloop track to test high-speed transport system

Technology billionaire's SpaceX opens competition to build pods for space-age travel<p>Elon Musk has announced that he plans to build a one-mile track to test his Hyperloop concept, opening a competition for people to design transportation pods.<p>The American technology billionaire's space travel …