Valarie Therese

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The Vatican Is Looking for God in the Stars

Pope Francis urges deep space explorers not to fear the truth about what’s out there.<p>ROME—If you think faith and science can’t share common ground, …

The Entrepreneur with the $100 Million Plan to Link Brains to Computers - MIT Technology Review

Entrepreneur Bryan Johnson says he wanted to become very rich in order to do something great for humankind.<p>Last year Johnson, founder of the online …

Elon Musk's new company said to seek brain-computer link

Elon Musk believes we are ready for a mind meld, but instead of connecting the brains of two Vulcans, a la "Star Trek," the billionaire entrepreneur wants to link human brains with computers.<p>The CEO of SpaceX and Tesla Motors is exploring just such a connection through another company he has …

Epilepsy breakthrough: Silicon Valley firm’s implant helps stop brain seizures

Imagine a seismograph — the instrument that measures and records earthquakes and volcanic eruptions — for your brain.<p>Except this one has a wireless …

Silicon Valley

Genetics 2.0: Scientists Have Officially Created a New Kind of Child

When Three People Make a Baby<p>The long-held belief that we get half our genes from our father and the other half from our mother may not be as …

Genetics

Elon Musk Isn’t the Only One Trying to Computerize Your Brain

Elon Musk wants to merge the computer with the human brain, build a "neural lace," create a "direct cortical interface," whatever that might look …

Christianity Versus Transhumanism

Author: Bruce Sterling. Bruce Sterling<p>Date of Publication: 09.21.10.<p>Time of Publication: 3:50 am. 3:50 am<p>*Or, relinquishing the Singularity via the …

Recommended Books with Humane Themes

Download a PDF version of the following list: RedRover’s Recommended Books Humane Themes<p>Jump to a reading category:<p>Domestic Animals<p><b>What’s in a …

How to spot a murderer's brain

In 1987, Adrian Raine, who describes himself as a neurocriminologist, moved from Britain to the US. His emigration was prompted by two things. The first was a sense of banging his head against a wall. Raine, who grew up in Darlington and is now a professor at the University of Pennsylvania, was a …

The devil you know: inside the world of a psychopathic scientist

James Fallon has the biology of a stone-cold killer — and he would know<p>James Fallon is a happily married father of three, an award-winning neuroscientist at the University of California, Irvine, the founder of several successful biotech companies, and a scientific advisor to the US Department of …

Mental Enrichment With Toys and Games | Teacher's Pet With Victoria Stilwell

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A Powerful Display of Rare White Tigers at Feeding Time

I would NOT want to be in the way of these Bengal white tigers when they are hungry! Australia-based photographer Birte Person wasn't quite as afraid. With the safety of distance, she was brave enough to capture these stunning shots of the rare animals during feeding time at the Singapore Zoo.<p>The …