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This is How Facebook Ranks Your Friends

Have you ever wondered how Facebook ranks your friends for you? The company keeps a score for everyone you interact with on the social network.<p>This affects the order of results when you start typing a name into the search box, the people that appear on top in your Friends pane when someone visits …

Big nanotech: an unexpected future | Eric Drexler

How we deal with atomically precise manufacturing will reframe the future for human life and global society<p>In my initial post in this series, I asked, "What if nanotechnology could deliver on its original promise, not only new, useful, nanoscale products, but a new, transformative production …

Human cheese and Elvis mice: the future of bio-design – in pictures

Here's your chance to see today's bio-hackers and bio-artists at work, and witness their visions of the future. It's a stomach-churning world full of humans giving birth to dolphins, cheese made from armpit bacteria and mice born from the DNA of dead celebrities ...<p>• The exhibition Grow Your Own, …