Ben Wolfinger

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The Quantum Experiment That Simulates A Time Machine

Physicists have simulated a photon interacting with an older version of itself in an experiment that could help reconcile quantum mechanics and …

10 Tips to Supercharge Your Savings

Most of us find saving difficult. That’s not surprising, as research shows our brains are hard-wired for immediate gratification. The flashy new car we can have right now has a lot more appeal than some vague notion of financial security later on. But there are ways to tilt the odds toward …

Why You Don't Need A Budget To Retire

For a lot of people in financial planning, it’s heresy to suggest that you can save money without budgeting.<p>But I’ve discovered that unless you’re a complete nerd about budgeting — and can account for all of your expenses — it’s not worth the trouble. There’s a better way.<p>“Spend” your way to …

Error or terror: the risks of cutting-edge biology

For thousands of years, humans have been selectively breeding crops and animals.<p>With the discovery of DNA hybridization in the early 1970s, it became …

Genetics

AI Has Arrived, and That Really Worries the World's Brightest Minds

On the first Sunday afternoon of 2015, Elon Musk took to the stage at a closed-door conference at a Puerto Rican resort to discuss an intelligence …

Thync Will Zap You in the Mood: New Wearable Headset Will Hack Your Brain in Fifteen Minutes

Tap your smartphone and zap your head.<p>That’s right, there’s a new mood-changing headset that just hit the market and it’s proven to perk you up, keep …