Sharon Bennett

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Why Digital Computers Can't Have Consciousness

Some of today's top techies and scientists are very publicly expressing their concerns over apocalyptic scenarios that are likely to arise as a result of machines with motives. Among the fearful are intellectual heavyweights like Stephen Hawking, Elon Musk, and Bill Gates, who all believe that …

Singularity

Breakfast Ideas for Type O Blood

The Blood Type Diet is based on the premise you can improve your health with a diet similar to that of your ancient ancestors. According to Peter J. …

The Roots of Mental Health—Maybe They’re Not In Our Heads

The number of people—and women in particular—who are taking antidepressants worldwide has skyrocketed in recent years. Here in the States, the count …

Wellness

New Ways to Protect Against Neurodegeneration

<i>Summary: NMNAT2 may protect against the debilitating effects of some neurodegenerative diseases, including Alzheimer’s disease.</i><p>Source: Indiana …

What you read on the internet may affect the complexity of your own writing.

Drugs aren’t the only thing that can addle our brains. New research confirms what your brain may feel following a long, uncontrolled binge through …

Social Media

The 11 most impressive social good innovations from May

When innovators develop new ways to tackle global inequality and crisis, even the world's biggest problems can become slightly more manageable.<p>These …