Tuesday, March 12, 2019

Harvard Scientists Say Their Wild Plan to Dim The Sun Could Actually Work Safely

Das monetäre Endspiel steht bevor

How boredom can lead to your most brilliant ideas

Web-Erfinder Berners-Lee warnt vor Missbrauch des Netzes

A minimum-wage worker needs 1.5 jobs just to afford half the rent for a 2-bedroom apartment in most of the US

Remembering to forget

Transgressive Advocacy: People Are More Likely To Excuse Others’ Lies When They Support Shared Morals

Bill Gates: If Africa Can Be Electrified, The Whole World Will Benefit Too

A robotic leg, born without prior knowledge, learns to walk

This app makes your phone buzz when you approach places where women made history

Halifax inventor creates contact lens to help people overcome colour blindness

Brain stimulation improves depression symptoms, restores brain waves in clinical study

Movement And Breathing Breaks Help Students Stay Focused On Learning

China database lists 'breedready' status of 1.8 million women

A Physicist’s Physicist Ponders the Nature of Reality

Implantable 'Brain Chips' Could Soon Give People Superintelligence

“Superfaschismus”: Das wahre Gesicht des Sozialismus, geschildert von Zeitzeugen

The Relationship Between Longevity and Immunity

Sound May Be Carried by Tiny Particles With Negative Gravity

How Universal Basic Income Could Be Affordable, Andrew Yang Explains

Remembering to forget

Your Brain Is Constantly Searching for Problems to Fix

Monday, March 11, 2019

Famous Scientists Who Believed in God

Smoking, high blood pressure, diabetes and obesity each linked to unhealthy brains

Kintsugi: The Centuries-Old Japanese Craft of Repairing Pottery with Gold & Finding Beauty in Broken Things

Exploring How Alcohol Affects Energy Use in the Brain

What Applied Implies: A Reflection on the Identity of the Religious Research Association

A Neuroscientist Explores The Biology Of Addiction In 'Never Enough'

A new drug might, possibly, have cured the flu

The eyeglass industry is a ripoff, with "markups often approaching 1,000%"

NVIDIA to buy supercomputer chipmaker Mellanox for $6.9B, beating out Intel and Microsoft

Dogs Can Recognize a Bad Person Confirmed By Science

Apple could launch augmented reality headset in 2020

Sunday, March 10, 2019

Algorithms have already taken over human decision making

Der Sozialismus des 21. Jahrhunderts - und sein schlimmes Ende

Doubling the building blocks for DNA

Opinion: Ethical Challenges in Using iPS Cells to Treat Paralysis

The top 10 risks to the global economy, according to the Economist Intelligence Unit

Proofs of parallel evolution between cognition, tool development, and social complexity

This drone takes off by leaping with bird-inspired legs

Axolotl's Regeneration Genes Also Present in Humans

7 Foods to Ask Your Doctor About When You Have MS

10 Most Famous Professors of All Times Who Will Inspire You to Take Up Teaching

Scientists Discover 512-Year-Old Shark

Is the universe inherently mathematical, or is mathematics a construct of our brain that is very efficient to describe the universe?

Physicists calculate proton’s pressure distribution for first time

16 Ounces of Sauerkraut Is Equal To 8 Bottles of Probiotics

Bill Gates Backed Startup Is Using CRISPR to Grow Lab Meat

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez: “We should be excited about automation”

This Robotic Finger Attaches to Your Phone, Strokes Your Hand

To heal injured astronauts, experts want to 3D print "skin, bone and body parts"

All It Took To Clean Up This Beach Was A Fish Sculpture Named Goby

Humanist marriages least likely to end in divorce, official statistics reveal

Leistungsgesellschaft: Aufputscher zum Frühstück

U.S. to Fund Advanced Brain-Computer Interfaces

Graphene-based sieve turns seawater into drinking water

People who read live longer than those who don’t, Yale researchers say

Saturday, March 9, 2019

Vaccines don't cause autism, another massive study confirms

Chinese Woman Is A ‘Human-Chameleon’ That Uses Make Up To Transform Into Anyone She Wants

Listening to quantum radio

Isaac Asimov Asks, “How Do People Get New Ideas?”

China’s CRISPR twins might have had their brains inadvertently enhanced

94-year old Lithium-Ion battery inventor unveils new ultra-efficient glass battery

Scientists Have Observed Epigenetic Memories Being Passed Down For 14 Generations

China poised to overtake US economy in 2020

Why Bezos and Microsoft are betting on this $10 trillion energy fix for the planet

DNA Study Suggests all Humans may be Descended from Just Two People

What mental problems do narcissists have?

USA ranked 27th in the world in education and healthcare - down from 6th in 1990

Scientists Resume Efforts To Create Deadly Flu Virus, With US Government's Blessing

Elizabeth Warren says she wants to break up big tech companies, including Amazon, Google, and Facebook

Implantable 'Brain Chips' Could Soon Give People Superintelligence

Friday, March 8, 2019

For Alzheimer’s Sufferers, Brain Inflammation Ignites a Neuron-Killing “Forest Fire”

Physicists discover surprisingly complex states emerging out of simple synchronized networks

The influence of a single neuron on its network

Sleep vital to repair DNA damage, Israeli study finds

How to unlock Facebook Messenger's hidden 'Dark Mode'

How to prevent the ‘robot apocalypse’ from ending labor as we know it

Three ways studying organic chemistry changes the brain

The NSA makes Chidra, a powerful cybersecurity tool, open source

Scientists identify gene partnerships that promote spinal cord regeneration

Neuroscience Readies for a Showdown Over Consciousness Ideas

There are serious health reasons why you shouldn't eat your boogers

Capturing bacteria that eat and breathe electricity

Japanese government punts on decision to host the International Linear Collider

New law lets Russia jail people who 'disrespect' the government online

Why Do Some People Suddenly Develop Food Allergies Later in Life?

The EU just voted to completely ban single-use plastics

Neuroscience reveals how gratitude literally rewires your brain to be happier

Effects ofunpaired 1gene overexpressionon the lifespan of Drosophila melanogaster

Socrates in love: how the ideas of this woman are at the root of Western philosophy

Sleep increases chromosome dynamics that clear out DNA damage accumulated during waking hours

The flavonoid 4,4′-dimethoxychalcone promotes autophagy-dependent longevity across species

The 10 Best Movies Influenced By Carl Jung

Are we ready for the artificial womb?

11 Notable Women Scientists Who Have Won Nobel Prizes in Their Fields

Run Successful Experiments with the Right Antibody

The Secret History of Women in Coding

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez won a prestigious science-fair prize for research involving free radicals

China Plans To Build The World's First Solar Power Station In Space

Researchers develop 'acoustic metamaterial' that cancels sound

Robert Sapolsky | Depression | Psychology & Neuroscience Lecture

Zuckerberg’s new privacy essay shows why Facebook needs to be broken up

Zuckerberg wants Facebook to build a mind-reading machine

Genetically engineered 'Magneto' protein remotely controls brain and behaviour

China built a tower that acts like 'the world's biggest air purifier,' and it actually works

Tesla: New supercharger features will cut charge time in half

Octopus And Squid Evolution Is Officially Weirder Than We Could Have Ever Imagined

A Harvard professor busted the myth that coconut oil is good for you, calling it 'pure poison'

Physicists discover surprisingly complex states emerging out of simple synchronized networks

Economic historian who dismissed Bitcoin admits he was wrong

Cognitive neuroscientists observe enhanced mental flexibility in the seminomadic Himba tribe

A student accidentally created a rechargeable battery that could last 400 years

Scientists may have found a way to treat cancer without chemotherapy by replicating our body's own self-destruct system

We Just Got More Evidence That Sound Waves Really Do Carry Mass

Children inherit their intelligence from their mother not their father, say scientists

Plasma Process Turns Garbage into Energy

Genetically engineered immune cells wipe out lupus in mice

Why You Should Be Aware Of Quantum Physics

Facebook will crack down on anti-vaccine content

Thursday, March 7, 2019

This NASA image captures the exact moment two jets went supersonic

Apple CEO Tim Cook explains why you don't need a college degree to be successful

Grandma's Experiences Leave a Mark on Your Genes

Time Might Only Exist in Your Head, Say Physicists

Circular synthesized CRISPR/Cas gRNAs for functional interrogations in the coding and noncoding genome

Opinion: Why science needs philosophy

Galaxy Simulations Offer a New Solution to the Fermi Paradox

45 places you can download tens of thousands books, plays and other literary texts completely legally for free

Addiction Is Not A Disease, It's A Choice You Make

A 10-million-pound undersea cable just set an internet speed record

Scientists Develop Brain Chips To Make People Superintelligent

Pestalotiopsis Microspora: The Mushroom That Eats Plastic

The Benefits of Playing Music Help Your Brain More Than Any Other Activity

France has banned all children under 15 from using their phones in school

Playing Nintendo as a kid makes you smarter and more socially aware, research says

Bridges for Animals to Safely Cross Freeways Are Popping Up Around the World

Drinking A Little Whiskey Might Actually Help Relieve Cold Symptoms

Warum eine Partydroge Suiziden vorbeugen könnte

Manuka Honey Is Killing Every Kind Of Bacteria Scientists Throw At It, Even The Super-Bugs

Norway Becomes World’s First Country to Ban Deforestation

'Xennials' were born in the early '80s - here are all the ways they're different from the millennials they were supposed to be

Children Should Be Outside for 4-6 Hours Every Day

Transparent Solar Panels Will Turn Windows Into Green Energy Collectors

New study claims microdosing improves focus and fights depression

Wednesday, March 6, 2019

Much Of Generation-Z Might Be Leaving Facebook And Other Social Media Platforms Behind

People who read Facebook article previews think they know more than they actually do

The Marriage Of Einstein's Theory Of Relativity And Quantum Physics Depends On The Pull Of Gravity

Scientists Capture Bacteria That Eat Pollution and Breathe Electricity

Missing Link: Migration in die Industrie 4.0 - Flüchtlinge als Software-Entwickler gegen Fachkräftemangel

Chronic Fatigue Syndrome: Wenn der Akku nicht mehr lädt

Antibodies to β adrenergic and muscarinic cholinergic receptors in patients with Chronic Fatigue Syndrome

An Interactive Map of the 2,000+ Sounds Humans Use to Communicate Without Words

Natural Homemade Magnesium “Chill Pill” Gummies Great For Insomnia, Anxiety, And Stress

Major study shows no link between measles vaccine and autism

Lost in Math?

Drinking Two Or More Diet Sodas May Lead To High Risk of Stroke

Russia orders release of 100 captive whales after pressure from Leonardo DiCaprio

Animated map shows what the US would look like if all the Earth's ice melted

Harley-Davidson's newest electric concept is aimed at city dwellers - and could help the struggling brand reinvent itself

Babies learn most of their vocabulary from their fathers, according to this study

Pakistani Students Win MIT’s Healthcare Prize for Inventing a Low Cost Ventilator

Iceland Declares All Religions Are Weapons Of Mass Destruction

Quantum Monism Could Save the Soul of Physics

A third patient is now reportedly cured of HIV

Elon Musk: I’m about to announce a ‘Neuralink’ product that connects your brain to computers

Study: Kids Who Spend Time in Nature Become Happier Adults

Eat Tamarind to Kill Cancer Cells

FDA Approves Ketamine-derived Nasal Spray for Depression

No more dialysis, Scientists Have Developed A Bionic Kidney!

Fingerprinting proteins and RNA using vibrations

A tiny new experiment at the LHC

FDA Approves Esketamine Nasal Spray For Hard-To-Treat Depression

Kein Autismus durch Masernimpfung

New evidence bolsters link between sleep apnea and Alzheimer's disease

7 of the world’s 10 most polluted cities are in India

Listening to the music you love will make your brain release more dopamine, study finds

Is it necessary to be intelligent to succeed in life?

Cognitive neuroscientists observe enhanced mental flexibility in the seminomadic Himba tribe

Our ability to detect patterns might stem from the brain's desire to represent things in the simplest way possible

Magic leap wants to build AR "layers" over the entire earth

Proven Health Benefits of Okra That Are Based On Science

Tuesday, March 5, 2019

The gendered brain: Pink and blue or fifty shades of grey matter?

Bill Gates: How we’ll invent the future

Swedish Ex-Prime Minister Rebukes Bernie: Socialism Only Destroys

Faster, better, cheaper: the rise of CRISPR in disease detection

African elephants are evolving to not grow tusks because of poachers

Glyphosate Found in 19 of 20 Beers and Wines Tested

Meet the couple that runs Mumbai’s first hyperlocal farm and sells fresh, organic greens

Scientists Say That Starting Work Before 10am Is Similar To Torture

A researcher has developed a plant-based meat substitute that's made with a 3D printer

9 ways to make money by selling your body to science

‘Elixir of Immortality’ Uncovered in 2,000-Year-Old Chinese Tomb

Lebendige Küken dürfen nicht mehr geschreddert werden

There’s a parasitic worm that’s causing women to get pregnant

Second patient free of HIV after stem-cell therapy

Google Finds It’s Underpaying Many Men as It Addresses Wage Equity

China opens its first Mars simulation base

Eli Lilly to offer half-price insulin for people with type 1 diabetes

3D bioprinter patches up wounds using a patient's own skin cells

Aubrey de Grey Thinks Robust Human Longevity Might Be Here by 2037

Antidepressant Microbes In Soil: How Dirt Makes You Happy

Bill and Melinda Gates Are Paying Off Nigeria’s $76 Million Debt to Japan

The short history of global living conditions and why it matters that we know it

Monday, March 4, 2019

In small groups, people follow high-performing leaders

Gut Branches of Vagus Nerve Essential Components of Brain’s Reward and Motivation System

Künstliche Gebärmutter lässt erfolgreich Lamm-Embryos heranwachsen (Video)

Neural MMO - A Massively Multiagent Game Environment

Saturday, March 2, 2019

Four New DNA Letters Double Life's Alphabet

Quantencomputer: Intel verkürzt Entwicklungszyklus der Qubit-Wafer

Programmiersprache: Rust 1.33 kann Daten im Speicher verankern

Programmiersprache: Eine Foundation für Erlang

Facebook Plans to Become World’s Biggest Central Bank?

A psychopath and narcissist can live by manipulating others

There’s no such thing as a “tech person” in the age of AI

Neurosexism: the myth that men and women have different brains

A new artificial synapse is faster and more efficient than ones in your brain

Bill Gates: Custom cancer vaccines will revolutionize medicine

Vaccines of the future could be as contagious as viruses

The ethics issue: Should we impose population controls?

Naturalness and Emergence

Commentary: Unity of physics perhaps not as grand as once thought

Joshua Beckford, a person with autism, acclaimed most brilliant boy in world

'Eternal youth': German actress injects herself with 3.5 million-year-old bacteria from Siberia

A simple artificial heart could permanently replace a failing human one

Microsoft’s Wunderlist acquisition is getting complicated

Check your Biases

Japanese service creates wearable super realistic replicas of your pet’s head

Friday, March 1, 2019

Naomi Klein Interview: "A 3-Day Week Will Help to Save Life on Earth"

Searching for Extraterrestrial Civilizations Using gamma Ray Telescopes

An Ingenious Injection Can Create Infrared Vision

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