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Quantum Physics of Dreaming: Scientists Think We Might be Travelling Between Universes in Our Sleep

The observer effect, the central pillar of quantum physics, reveals that the act of observation is not merely a passive reception of information, but …

Physics

New compound kills cancer without harming healthy cells

Scientists have developed a small molecule that directly triggers suicide in cancer cells without harming healthy cells.<p>In the journal <i>Cancer Cell</i>, …

Cancer

What If the Nazis Won? Inside Amazon’s ‘The Man in the High Castle’

The Man in the High Castle, the new Amazon series that launches Friday, imagines a world in which Hitler beat the U.S. to the atomic bomb. It’s …

TV

19 Awful(ly Funny) Horror Movie Titles

The puns. They burn.

Horror

Tips & Tricks

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<b>Powerful PDF Editing On Your Mac</b><br>Add signatures, text, and images. Make changes and correct typos. OCR scanned docs. Fill out and create forms. Export …

Ulysses

<b>David Hewson</b> Best-Selling Mystery Author<p>Ulysses is the only app I know that combines a very minimalist writing interface with the backend power to …

Here’s How Brazilian Wasp Venom Destroys Cancer Cells

I'm in!<p>Nature is full of medicine, and with a staggering 50 percent of us likely to receve a cancer diagnosis within our lifetimes, it’s time to …

The Ultimate Interface: Your Brain

<i>Ramez Naam is the author of 5 books, including the award-winning Nexus trilogy of sci-fi novels. Follow him on twitter: @ramez. A shorter version of</i> …

Brain Computer Implant Still Working in Patient 1000 Days Later

The latest report from academia: when you hack someone’s brain to turn them into a cyborg, count on it lasting for a few years. Scientists developing …

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Aliens prevented nuclear war on Earth’: Former NASA astronaut makes unexpected claim

Aliens came to Earth to stop a nuclear war between the US and the Soviet Union at the start of the Cold War, according to the sixth man to walk the …

Paranormal

JFK to 911 Everything Is A Rich Man's Trick

Everything Is a Rich Man's Trick

The assassination of President John F. Kennedy lingers as one of the most traumatic events of the twentieth century. The open and shut nature of the …

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Insect Body Snatchers -- How the Jewel Wasp Turns Cockroaches into Zombies

Immune System Quirk Protects Some People from Cancer – May Hold Hope of a Cure for All

In 1999, Dr. Zheng Cui was in the middle of studying how mice produced antibodies in the presence of cancer.<p>But one mouse just wouldn’t grow a tumor …

Free Will, Technology and Violence in a Futuristic Vision of Humanity – 2001: A Space Odyssey

Stanley Kubrick’s <i>2001: A Space Odyssey</i> is one of the greatest films of all time and it is the director’s most profound and confounding exploration of …

View the latest from the world of psychology: from behavioral research to practical guidance on relationships, mental health and addiction. Find help from our directory of therapists, psychologists and counselors.

By Arash Emamzadeh on April 20, 2018 in Finding a New Home<p>Prejudiced Immigration policies are unfair but they are not hurting anybody. Or are they? …

Immunotherapy is Slowly Gaining Ground In Conventional Cancer Treatment

The outlook for Vicky looked bleak. The malignant melanoma had spread to her lungs and she wasn’t expected to live more than six months.<p>But Vicky was …

The Simulation Argument

<i>"The Simulation Argument is perhaps the first interesting argument for the existence of a Creator in 2000 years."</i> - David Pearce (exaggerated …

The quest to build sentient machines

<b>Artificial brains</b> are man-made machines that are just as intelligent, creative, and self-aware as humans. No such machine has yet been built, but it …

SEEDMAGAZINE.COM

Departments<p>Globaloria students demonstrate how art and design and creative cognition can ignite all kinds of STEM learning.<p>Herman Daly applies a …

Developing Countries

Out of the Blue § SEEDMAGAZINE.COM

Page 1 of 2<p>A computer simulation of the upper layer of a rat brain neocortical column. Here neurons light up in a “global excitatory state” of blues …

The Hidden Antidote For Depression

Contributing writer for Wake Up World<p>It is no secret that depression is a worldwide epidemic, but did you know that a hidden cause of depression is …

Spirituality

Slavoj Žižek on Synthetic Sex and 'Being Yourself'

<b>Slavoj Žižek:</b> The problem I see with online dating is that it always automatically involves this aspect of self-commodification or self-manipulation. …