Andre Mendes

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Uma onda triangular no domínio do tempo (topo) e o gráfico de espectro correspondente (embaixo). A freqüência fundamental é de 220 Hz. Cada linha …

Light Harvesting "Quantum Photocells" Herald A New Age in Solar Energy

Quantum Physics Meets Photosynthesis<p>Science once again reaches a milestone in technology by modeling it after nature. Researchers have devised a new …

13 Things You Should Give Up If You Want To Be Successful

”Somebody once told me the definition of hell:<p><i>“On your last day on earth, the person you became will meet the person you could have</i> …

Caixa de ferramentas: 50 planilhas e templates para ganhar tempo na gestão do seu negócio

<b>Selecionamos cinquenta ferramentas práticas de marketing, vendas, finanças e inovação que podem facilitar sua rotina.</b>As ferramentas começaram a nos …

Want to Raise Successful Kids? Science Says Praise Them Like This (but Most Parents Do the Opposite)

Stop praising kids for their innate or God-given abilities, and instead focus on their effort.<p>What if I were to tell you that you could increase the odds that your kids will achieve great success in life--maybe greater success than you've had--simply by making a small change in how you praise them …

Self-improvement

AI Learns Things That Humans Didn't Teach It

A heuristic approach<p>Machine learning technology in neural networks has been pushing artificial intelligence (AI) development to new heights. Most AI …

Microsoft Unites with Elon Musk on Breakthrough AI Project

This Tuesday, Microsoft announced it is partnering with OpenAI, the non-profit artificial intelligence (AI) research company founded and funded by …

12 escolas e cursos que vão abrir sua mente para os negócios

<b>Engana-se quem acredita que, para se manter no mundo dos negócios, empreendedores só precisam de uma boa ideia.</b> A capacitação, por meio de cursos, é …

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How To Teach Your Kids To Love Math In 6 Easy Steps

Kids are afraid of lots of things: Monsters, shots, Santa, fire alarms, guys with beards. But one of the biggest fears they’re likely to develop as …

Facebook Manages to Squeeze an AI Into Its Mobile App

Hussein Mehanna is showing off a new incarnation of the Facebook smartphone app. It can transform a photo of your backyard barbecue into a Picasso. …

Machines Can Now Recognize Something After Seeing It Once - MIT Technology Review

Most of us can recognize an object after seeing it once or twice. But the algorithms that power computer vision and voice recognition need thousands …

Machine Learning

Now Anyone Can Use Google's Deep Learning Techniques

Google has announced a new machine learning platform for developers at its NEXT Google Cloud Platform user conference. Eric Schmidt, Google’s …

How To Train Your AI: Microsoft Releases Open-Source Deep Learning Software

High-Tech and Flexible<p>Ever wanted to develop your own artificially-intelligent programs? Microsoft is empowering everyone with the capability to …

5 ferramentas práticas para executar projetos inovadores e não ficar só na ideia

<b>Ideias são fáceis, a implementação é o mais difícil, concorda? Então conheça essas 5 ferramentas pensadas para tirar suas ideias do fundo da gaveta e</b> …

The future of work manifesto

Sondra Rasch Contributor<p>Sondra Rasch is co-founder of Konsus.com, part of the Y Combinator Winter '16 batch.<p>We humans are hunter-gatherers domesticated into becoming farmers. Around 10,000 years ago, we discovered the wonders of agriculture. To make farmers out of hunters, we used social norms and …

Hunter Gatherers

Learning to Prosper in a Factory Town - MIT Technology Review

In the foothills of the Appalachian Mountains in a corner of South Carolina sits a town that should be economically dead. For decades, Greenville was …

Look Inside: A Spectacular Collection of Cutaway Infographics

The best infographics grant you superpowers. An aerial map lends you, the viewer, the power of flight. A beautifully organized chart lets you …

Design for Government: Humancentric governance through experiments

The report for the Design for Government project published in June 2015 proposed a new, quick-to-implement model for including experiments and …

Elon Musk: SolarCity Will Be Offering Entire Solar Roofs By The End Of 2016

After a controversial merger between Elon Musk’s companies, Tesla and SolarCity, was announced back in June, SolarCity is in the news again as it …

As 9 combinações de alimentos mais saudáveis da culinária

<b>A DIETA DA CIÊNCIA</b> <br>Parte 1 | Parte 2 | Parte 3 | Parte 4<p>Na cozinha, a soma de um mais um nem sempre é dois. Pode ser três, quatro… Os nutrientes dos …

People of the Institute

Amelia Pretorius<p>Communication Officer<p>Amelia joined the Institute in December 2016 and is responsible for communication and marketing at the SI. She …

Chicken or Pasta? | Chicken or Pasta?

Por que deixar chorar até que se durma realmente funciona? - ou "CÉUS! PARI O DARTH VADER!"

A mãe passou 9 meses sonhando com a chegada do filho, preparando o ambiente para recebê-lo. Comprou um berço lindo, seguro e confortável, pronto para …

Não deixe seu bebê chorando!

por Josie Zecchinelli <i>em 11/05/2010</i><p>No site Aleitamento.com encontrei este texto, datado de março de 2005, sobre a importância de responder ao choro do …

Sete lugares no Brasil que deixam no chinelo viagens ao exterior | Modo Avião

Que viajar é bom demais você e eu já sabemos. Mas muitas vezes pode ser também cansativo.<p>Voos longos, troca de fuso horário, estresse por estar em um …

California eyes unusual power source: its gridlocked roads

All those cars on California's famously gridlocked highways could be doing more than just using energy - they could be producing it.<p>The California …