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Futureseek: Weekly Review 16-23 May 2011

* Man Chooses to Cut Off His Hand – And Get a Bionic One (video) >>
* World’s Smallest 3-D Printer Is a Factory in the Home >>
* The £400 test that tells you how long you’ll live >>
* 3D Body Scanner using the Kinect >>
* Video: Kinect Learns to Understand Sign Language >>

* Microsoft Sees Human Body as an Antenna (LiveScience.com) >>
* Fingerprint Scanner That Works From 6 Feet >>
* A brain wave test for schizophrenia risk? >>

* Scientists discover habitable Earth-like planet >>
* 400 Billion wandering planets in the Milky Way >>

* Volumetric Head Up Display is a 3D laser show for your car’s windshield >>
* A Virtual View beneath the Skin >>
* The Challenges of Tapping Blood Flow For Power >>

* Robots learn to create language >>
* Robots Take Over Recycling (video) >>
* Energy harvesters transform waste into electricity >>
* Would you let NASA open a stable wormhole in our solar system? [Poll] >>

* Sharp, NHK develop 85-inch (8K) direct-view LCD display >>
* Video: Virgin’s SpaceShipTwo Makes Its First ‘Feathering’ Flight >>
* The Future of the Smartphone: Holograms & Folding Screens >>
* Researchers create nanopatch for the heart >>
* Watch Robots Retrieve Books in the World’s Third-Largest Library >>

* Storybook Time With the PR2 – This Robot Can Read Anything It Sees >>
* Robots Rise With Phone Sensors, Android and the Cloud >>

* Groundbreaking Giant Human-Pedal-Powered Helicopter Sets World Record >>
* Researchers decode brainwaves >>
* Coffee ‘cuts risk of male cancer’ >>
* 145 Highlights from FutureMed Singularity University >>
* Black Hole Driven Starships Might Ply the Galaxy >>

* Self-teaching humanoid robot ushers in the era of automated servants >>
* Artificial-language video game provides evidence of universal grammar hypothesis >>
* Static charge provides clue to age of fingerprints >>
* Implant jab could solve the misery of back pain >>

* Wave and pay mobile phone spells the end for cash >>
* Google Invades Your Home…Android Phones Control Your Appliances (video) >>
* Sony unveils flexible color e-paper, new glasses-free 3D LCD displays at SID 2011 >>

* Crunching the numbers: How many people have ever lived? >>
* Live Justice Comes To the Internet >>
* First Signs of Ozone-Hole Recovery Spotted >>
* Milky Way may get an extension >>

Futureseek Daily Reviews
* Futureseek Daily Link Review; 22 May 2011
* Futureseek Daily Link Review; 20 May 2011
* Futureseek Daily Link Review; 19 May 2011
* Futureseek Daily Link Review; 18 May 2011
* Futureseek Daily Link Review; 17 May 2011
* Futureseek Daily Link Review; 16 May 2011
2011
Futureseek Weekly Papers
* http://paper.li/futureseek/paper
* http://paper.li/futureseek/paper/2011/05/21
* http://paper.li/futureseek/paper/2011/05/20
* http://paper.li/futureseek/paper/2011/05/19
* http://paper.li/futureseek/paper/2011/05/18
* http://paper.li/futureseek/paper/2011/05/17
* http://paper.li/futureseek/paper/2011/05/16

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