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Elon Musk's Surprising Reason Why Everyone Will Be Equal in the Future

A fascinating conference on artificial intelligence was recently hosted by the Future of Life Institute, an organization aimed at promoting …

Singularity

9 Places to Learn How to Code in 15 Minutes or Less a Day

I read with great interest a recent TechCrunch article from a developer named Basel Farag. In “Please Don’t Learn to Code,” the author makes a …

Six unexpected sources of renewable energy

<i>By Cat DiStasio</i><p>When it comes to discussions about renewable energy, solar and wind power often take center stage. To a lesser degree, other forms like geothermal energy and hydropower also get some attention. But many people may not be aware that there are many other sources of renewable energy …

Scientists may have discovered the algorithm for Human intelligence

WHY THIS MATTERS IN BRIEF<p>It seems algorithms rule the world, now scientists think they have identified the algorithm responsible for human …

The Truth About 'Coregasms' And How To Have One

Exercise and sex are similar in more ways than one. For instance, they can both turn you into a sweaty, endorphin-flooded mess, and they both offer …

Cardiovascular System

New Neuroscience Reveals 4 Rituals That Will Make You An Awesome Parent

Every parent asks it at some point: <i>What is going on in my kid’s brain?</i>And if you don’t understand kids it can be hard to give them what they need to …

Kids

Breakthrough in solar cell research results in patent

REDSTONE ARSENAL, Ala. (July 6, 2015) -- U.S. Army researchers have developed a tiny photovoltaic solar cell for the conversion of light energy into …

Clean Energy

How many genes does it take to make a person?

We humans like to think of ourselves as on the top of the heap compared to all the other living things on our planet. Life has evolved over three …

Genetics

The Complete Computer Vision Course with Python

Reading Time: 1 minute<p>Today at GeekDad Academy we’re featuring, the Complete Computer Vision Course with Python. This course is a series of 43 …

Microcontroller

Families of U.S. Personnel in Democratic Republic of Congo Ordered to Leave Amid Unrest

In light of “continued instability in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC),” the U.S. State Department mandated Thursday the immediate departure of …

Africa

You Too Can Become a Machine Learning Rock Star! No PhD Necessary.

<b>If you are a strong-armed</b> NFL quarterback who reads defenses like genre fiction, a movie star whose name alone can open a film in China, or a stock …

Artificial Intelligence

The genius who grows tiny brains in a lab

Our brains are complex organic computers – some believe the most complicated in the Universe. Yet one scientist has managed to create mini brains that mimic how our minds work.<p>Deep in a lab in Cambridge, England, you will find see an extraordinary thing: tiny, exact replicas of the human brain …

Biotechnology

According To Science This Is The One Exercise You Need To Burn Belly Fat

Whether you are a every-day-gym-bunny or a once-a-week-wonder, you will know that there are some areas that are harder to tone and shift weight from …

Fitness

Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems Begins Demonstration Testing of Solid Oxide Fuel Cell (SOFC)-MGT Hybrid Power Generation System

• <b>Toward Commercial Launch for Business and Industrial Uses</b><p><b>Yokohama, Japan</b>--Today Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems, Ltd. (MHPS) commenced demonstration …

Fuel Cell

18 Free Exploratory Data Analysis Tools For People who don't code so well

Introduction<p>Some of these tools are even better than programming (R, Python, SAS) tools.<p>All of us are born with special talents. It’s just a matter …

Data Science

This Incredible Detox Drink Helps You Burn Fat, Boost Metabolism, Fight Diabetes And Lower Blood Pressure

Discover the power of this amazing elixir; this health potion is the perfect concoction for people wanting to lose weight and fight diabetes. The …

Alternative Medicine

Solar, batteries, and EVs will disrupt the $6 trillion energy industry, says Peter Diamandis

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Electric Vehicles

The Extraordinary Link Between Deep Neural Networks and the Nature of the Universe - MIT Technology Review

In the last couple of years, deep learning techniques have transformed the world of artificial intelligence. One by one, the abilities and techniques …

Putting a computer in your brain is no longer science fiction

Like many in Silicon Valley, technology entrepreneur Bryan Johnson sees a future in which intelligent machines can do things like drive cars on their …

New brain map provides unprecedented detail in 180 areas of the cerebral cortex

A detailed new map by researchers at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis lays out the landscape of the cerebral cortex. The 180 …

Humanity

Microsoft's Xiaoice AI becomes the first live TV weather host

Even though machines can now generate clickbait headlines and automatically write earthquake news reports in the name of journalism, live television has remained shielded from artificial intelligence. That hasn't stopped Microsoft from trying to influence proceedings with its machine learning …

Why Using a Heart Rate Monitor Is Totally Worth It

Alexandra Duron<p>If there’s one accessory in particular that’ll get your fitness game on fleek, it’s the heart rate monitor. Not to knock colorful …

Fitness Technology

These Masters subjects will give you the biggest pay boost

Masters degrees are expensive, and the decision to do one shouldn't be taken lightly.<p>In the UK, they often cost over £7,000 ($10,136), and for many …

Hacking a Desktop Printer to Make Batteries and Circuits - MIT Technology Review

Under a bench at Sang-Young Lee’s lab is an ordinary, somewhat beat-up ink-jet printer he has modified so that it spits out electronic circuits and a …

Explore 6 Million Years of Human History in Only 10 Minutes

Munich-based design studio <b>Kurzgesagt (whose name means</b> "in a nutshell" in German) creates one explainer-themed animation video per month. In the …

TV

Massive trove of battery and molecule data released to public - Scienmag: Latest Science and Health News

The Materials Project, a Google-like database of material properties aimed at accelerating innovation, has released an enormous trove of data to the …

IBM's Big Data University: Free Online Learning With Over 400,000 Students

It is widely forecasted that a shortage of skills in data science and analytics will mean a great deal of money is wasted through missed opportunities in coming years.<p>Traditional academic establishments have begun to move to fill the gap. However, most courses teaching the hot topic skillsets such …

Big Data

Scientists just confirmed there's a second layer of information hidden in our DNA

That's something biologists have known for years, and they've even been able to figure out some of the proteins responsible for folding up DNA. But now a group of physicists have been able to demonstrate for the first time through simulations how this hidden information controls our evolution.<p>Let's …

Genetics