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'You’ve had what we call a cosmic orgasm': the rise of conscious breathing

When you’re looking at a screen, your breathing changes. You’re like an animal in stalking mode<p>It takes a lot of effort to breathe to someone else’s command. But before long, my mind wanders<p>Are you sitting comfortably? Airways clear, back straight, no respiratory conditions? OK. Take a series of …

Meditation

These Three Little Words Are Making You a Negative Person—and You Probably Say Them All the Time

<i>Photo: GaudiLab/Shutterstock</i><p>Here's something that'll make you think twice: "The majority of American conversations are characterized by a complaint," …

Cleveland Clinic

Researchers prove the arrow of time is irrelevant to quantum computers

An international team of scientists recently published groundbreaking research indicating quantum computers aren’t handicapped by a classical view of time. Grab a cup of coffee, we’ll explain.<p>The researchers set out to determine if quantum computers could be used to overcome one of classical …

Quantum Physics

Revolutionary AI chip that replaces GPU's hailed as the "future" by ARM's founder

WHY THIS MATTERS IN BRIEF<p>The future will be powered by AI and Machine Learning, and it could also be powered by a new type of chip, an “Intelligence …

These 18 Post-Apocalyptic Survival Hacks Will Keep You Alive At The End Of The World.

No matter what you see on the news, it’s unlikely our civilization is going to crash and burn within our lifetimes. But just because we don’t expect …

How Each Love Language Knows They’re With The Wrong Person – Page 2

Quality Time<p>When quality time is your love language, you want your partner’s undivided attention. For some, they will settle for watching t.v. or …

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FOCI Biometric Wearable Designed To Boosts Your Focus

A new tiny biometric wearable device has been created by Tinylogics called FOCI, which clips to your waste and captures your cognitive states as a …

Waves move across the human brain to support memory

The coordination of neural activity across widespread brain networks is essential for human cognition. Researchers have long assumed that …

5 Languages That Could Change the Way You See the World - Facts So Romantic

<i>I went to my neighbor’s house for something to eat yesterday.</i>Think about this sentence. It’s pretty simple—English speakers would know precisely what …

Lucid dreaming feels real. For people who have mastered the act, it offers a whole new world:

We are often told that dreams are not real. Is that right?

Mind

19 online AI education classes that you can take right now

AI is the way of the future. And you can teach yourself how to master this incredible new technology from some of the top schools around the globe. …

Secretive startup Pattern Computer emerges from stealth, promising a ‘revolution in computing’

A mysterious startup helmed by well-known tech prognosticator Mark Anderson is coming out of hiding today, with a goal of using what it says are new …

How a Pioneer of Machine Learning Became One of Its Sharpest Critics

Judea Pearl helped artificial intelligence gain a strong grasp on probability, but laments that it still can't compute cause and effect.<p>Artificial intelligence owes a lot of its smarts to Judea Pearl. In the 1980s he led efforts that allowed machines to reason probabilistically. Now he’s one of the …

Artificial Intelligence

10 things you (probably) didn’t know about your mind

We can imagine that we must have the ultimate ‘inside knowledge’ of our minds. How wrong we are.<p>The progress of science has been a succession of …

An Introductory Guide to Understand how ANNs Conceptualize New Ideas (using Embedding)

A Guide to the Anatomy of the Brain

The human brain is not only one of the most important organs in the human body; it is also the most complex. In the following tour, you will learn …

Neurology

Introduction to Decision Tree Learning

From Kaggle to classrooms, one of the first lessons in machine learning involves decision trees. The reason for the focus on decision trees is that …

Machine Learning

Einstein's 'spooky action' goes massive: The elusive quantum mechanical phenomenon of entanglement has now been made a reality in objects almost macroscopic in size

The elusive quantum mechanical phenomenon of entanglement has now been made a reality in objects almost macroscopic in size<p>The elusive quantum …

The Human Brain Can Create Structures in Up to 11 Dimensions

"We found a world that we had never imagined."<p>Last year, neuroscientists used a classic branch of maths in a totally new way to peer into the …

The Brain

This new device can now transcribe words in your head

MIT scientists, led by an Indian-origin student, have developed a computer system that can transcribe words that users say in their heads. The system …

Machine Learning

Elon Musk masks let you face off with the Tesla billionaire

Most of us will never get a sense of what it's like to be a billionaire, but now we can put on a free Elon Musk mask and pretend.<p>The Tesla/SpaceX founder's face has been turned into four different masks made by two Tesla and Space X employees, and they're available for printing out, full-face-sized.<p>…

Elon Musk Wants You to Watch This Documentary About the Dangers of A.I.

For years, Elon Musk has offered dire warnings about the potential dark future of artificial intelligence. Now, Musk is turning up the volume of his …

In Marx’s Republic

Daniel LubanDid <i>Capital</i> offer us visions of freedom as well as domination?The post In Marx’s Republic appeared first on The Nation.

Karl Marx

Philosophical intuition: just what is ‘a priori’ justification?

Say, for instance, that you believe you have a pain in your back or that there is a computer screen in front of you. What are the justifications for …

Empiricism

A video that explains the Heisenberg uncertainty principle

The more you know about a quantum particle's position, the less you know about its momentum, and vice versa. This is the Heisenberg uncertainty …

Down the Quantum Rabbit Hole

Anesthesiologist Stuart Hameroff believes tiny structures in our cells called microtubules could explain consciousness. Steve Craft<p>Fellow scientists …

Create And/Or Translate Online Books For An Authentic Audience With StoryWeaver

StoryWeaver looks like an amazing site that is designed to create and translate children’s books into a ton of different languages and make them …