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Futureseek Daily Link Review; 23-29 December 2011

December 28, 2011 Leave a comment

* EPFL looks to bats, locusts for jumping and gliding robots >>
* Miscarriage of justice points to fingerprint flaws >>
* China’s parallel online universe >>

* The 20 most interesting lists on Wikipedia >>
* Timelapse: Cerro Paranal Skies Above the VLT >>
* Hummingbird helicopter drones gets 1.8-gigapixel camera >>

* Scientists Make The Spinal Cord Transparent >>
* Scientists discover a brain cell malfunction in schizophrenia >>
* Divorce fears keep couples unhitched >>

* Company sues ex-employee for his Twitter followers >>
* Final Proof that Faster-Than-Light Neutrinos are Impossible? [Physics] >>
* Plasma brush: Pain-free fix for cavities >>
* Apple investigating fuel-cell-powered MacBooks >>
* I’ll put millions of people on Mars, says Elon Musk >>

* 2012 predictions >>
* Viewing protein interactions in brain cells >>
* M27: The Dumbbell Nebula >>
* Electricity from the Air >>

* Researchers should soon be able to cool atoms to 100 hundredths a billionth of a degree 100 times colder than best ever >>
* Notre Dame heralds paint-on solar cells, wants to smear your home with its goop (video) >>
* Tetris played on microscopic level with lasers, thanks to Amsterdam’s rigorous curriculum (video) >>

* 55 Inches: LG To Showcase World’s Largest OLED TV AT CES 2012 >>
* The 12 Most Anticipated Space Missions of 2012 >>
* Royal Institution Christmas lectures will unwrap the human brain >>
* A Theft-Proof Chair Recognizes Its Owner’s Behind >>

* Sea Shepherd Now Using Drones To Hunt Japanese Whalers [Airplanes] >>
* Will We Soon Be Able to Fire Laser Beams From Our Eyes? >>
* Face and Voice Recognition May Be Linked in the Brain, Research Suggests >>
* Best videos of 2011: 3D-printed plane takes flight >>

* M1: The Crab Nebula from Hubble >>
* Best of 2011: How To Turn A Laser Into A Tractor Beam >>
* Futureseek Daily Paper is out! >> ? Top stories today via @ieet
* Video: Plasma Torch Toothbrush Successfully Used In Human Mouth >>

* Smart Guide to 2012: The networks that run the world >>
* HIV study named ‘2011 breakthrough of the year’ by Science >>
* Using fMRI and machine learning for ‘brain reading’ >>

* 3D Printing is a billion dollar industry and is almost ready to explode into the mainstream >>
* Cheating Spreads Like Infections In Online Mulitplayer Games >>
* 3-D printers: Almost mainstream >>
* Online courses on nanoelectronics offered >>

* Scientists Contemplate the Origins of Life >>
* Robot Avatar Transmits Sight, Hearing and Touch To Humans [VIDEO] >>
* The Advent Calendar of Physics: Schrödinger [Uncertain Principles] >>
* Nanostraws Provide A Tunnel Into Cells >>

* 570-Million-Year-Old Fossils Hint at Origins of Animal Kingdom >>
* Better organic semiconductors may lead to flexible electronics, cheaper solar panels >>
* The Puzzle of 3-D Images From A Single Shot >>
* Reconfigurable silicon nanowire transistors >>

* A nanowire endoscope for imaging inside a single cell >>
* Nanotransistor boosts sensitivity of gene sequencer >>
* How to build a gamma-ray laser with antimatter hybrid >>
* Neil deGrasse Tyson Lists 8 (Free) Books Every Intelligent Person Should Read >>

* Is >> the ‘Facebook for Robots?’ Verdict: Maybe >>
* Spring-loaded Pixels to Drive Holographic Displays >>
* Video: Swarming Teams of Robo-Farmers Will Change the Face of Agriculture >>

* Microsoft Is Quitting CES (Updated) [Ces] >>
* Eco-Friendly Battery Runs on Old Newspapers >>
* The World Of Robot-Apps [Infographic] >>

* Balancing the womb >>
* Onset of Electrical Resistance Measured for First Time >>
* Seeing terror risk, US asks journals to cut flu study facts >>
* Self-healing electronics restores broken connection in microseconds >>

* Ultrasonic screwdriver to make plastic planes safer >>
* Computer Scientists Create Algorithm That Measures Human Pecking Order >>
* Smart Guide 2012: 10 ideas you’ll want to understand >>
* A New Device to Prevent Those Deep Vein Clots? >>

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Futureseek Daily Link Review; 17-21 December 2011

December 21, 2011 Leave a comment

* Top1000 – Futureseek 2011 Articles https://t.co/7mIDHDes

* Discovery of Earth-Sized Worlds – Google+ Hangout >>
* Telescope to the Edge of the Solar System to Escape Zodiacal Light Pollution >>
* Particles of light overcome their lack of attraction >>
* Voice technology comes of age >>

* Inertial Electrostatic Confinement Fusion 2011 Workshop >>
* First Exoplanet Smaller Than Earth: Why I’m Not Surprised >>
* Speech Synthesizer Could ‘Resurrect’ Dead Singers >>
* Nanotransistor Boosts Sensitivity of Gene Sequencer >>

* Myriad Alien Vue brings Google TV apps to existing HDTVs, set-top boxes (video) >>
* A prosthetic eye to treat blindness: Sheila Nirenberg on >> >>
* Self-healing electronics could work longer and reduce waste >>
* Time to ditch astronomical time >>

* Keeping cells alive in the lab could lead to personalized cancer medicine >>
* The mystery behind anesthesia >>
* Minihelicopter flies autonomously >>
* One-Minute Physics: How to detect a neutrino >>

* Facebook for robots helps droids get smarter >>
* Chess robots have trouble grasping the game >>
* KIT Researchers Transfer the Concept of an Optical Invisibility Cloak to Sound Waves >>

* NASA Announces Kepler Mission Breakthrough: Two Earth-Sized Planets Orbiting Star >>
* Technological Healing >>
* DARPA’s Spy Telescope Will Stream Real-Time Video from Any Spot on Earth >>
* Earth Must Have Another Moon, Say Astronomers >>

* IBM Reveals Five Innovations That Will Change Our Lives within Five Years >>
* Physicists` ‘light from darkness` breakthrough named a top 2011 discovery >>
* Telescope To Go Where No Telescope Has Gone Before >>
* Strokes diagnosed via iPhone FaceTime >>

* How to uncover patterns in vast data sets >>
* Google uses AI to find where you live >>
* Wearing your computer on your sleeve >>
* ‘Fantastic Voyage’ through the digestive track >>

* MIT to launch free online interactive learning labs in 2012 >>
* Math in a Minute: Welcome to Hotel Infinity paradox >>
* Quantum Computing With Holograms >>
* Reusable Rockets to take Giant Leap From Spaceport America >>

* NASA Considers Sending a Telescope to Outer Solar System >>
* The Fascinating Quantum Theory of Pixels [Cartoon] >>
* A Clue to How Planets Formed >>
* Aliens Hanging Out in the Kuiper Belt? We Could See the Light from their Cities >>

* Programmable RNA and other recent advances in synthetic biology >>
* Software ‘shows pop hit secrets’ >>
* How to make the Slowest Slow-Motion Video Ever! >>

* Microsoft Kinect used to map asteroids, glaciers, other scary things >>
* US Sentinel Drone Fooled Into Landing With GPS Spoofing >>
* Kenya Has Mobile Health App Fever >>

* USB Biofeedback Game Controller lets you play Mario with your guns (video) >>
* The future of war: Far-out battle tech >>
* No Fear: Memory Adjustment Pills Get Pentagon Push >>

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Top1000 – Futureseek 2011 Articles

December 19, 2011 Leave a comment

(Filtered from scanning millions+ headlines throughout the year> to just over 13000 in the daily summaries >>, then Top 1000 was selected by me on what i thought was noteworthy, interesting or future related. Interestingly again this year, was the amount left out, just get to 1000. I could have done the list again and come up with a completely different picture, depending on the focus ….., anyhow enjoy the high-level recap of the 2011 headlines from the future.

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Futureseek – Top 1000 list……..
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{Sorry note; thanks FF/{facebook}! links from first half of the year,
aren’t working via shorten links anymore. You’ll need to google the headline,
to get the article back, until i go through and fix all the links, if i have time!}

* Integrate Everything: 10 Tech Predictions For 2012 >>
* Heads-up: Lumus shows off 720p, see-through video glasses >>
* US Sentinel Drone Fooled Into Landing With GPS Spoofing >>
* Microsoft Kinect used to map asteroids, glaciers, other scary things >>
* Brainlink lets you remotely control toy robots and other gadgets >>
* Drone-Ethics Briefing: What a Leading Robot Expert Told the CIA >>
* Japan’s Sony generates power from paper >>
* Software ‘shows pop hit secrets’ >>
* Hydrogel heals third-degree burns >>
* Concept vending machine knows exactly what you want >>
* Artificial Photosynthesis: Twice as Efficient as the Real Thing [Energy] >>
* Twine: The Revolutionary Box That Can Make Your Appliances Tweet >>
* U.K. police to trial laser guns; temporarily blinds as deterrent >>
* High-energy physicists set record for network data transfer – 186(Gbps) >>
* Tiny chip enables battery-free sensors >>
* NASA Builds Six-Foot Crossbow to Harpoon Comets >>
* Paul Allen’s Plan: Airplanes as Launching Pads for Rockets >>
* AI to predict sun’s next attack on Earth >>
* Trillion-frame-per-second video >>
* Quantum PageRank Algorithm Outperforms Classical Version >>
* Now you can explore the surface of Mars at unprecedented levels of detail [Video] >>
* Intel has 14-nm process running in the lab >>
* This Box Sends Your Health Data Straight to the Cloud >>
* Why is the universe pointing in one direction? [Physics] >>
* The world’s smallest steam engine >>
* Brain-Controlled Computer Tracks Attention >>
* Learning high-performance tasks with no conscious effort may soon be possible >>
* Kitchen Robots Make Sandwiches >>
* Toyota Fun-Vii Futuristic EV Concept Car (Video) >>
* Robots could transform the agriculture industry >>
* Google TV embedded in most new TVs by summer of 2012 >>
* Apple: Will Next Gen iMac Have Apple TV Built In? >>
* Toshiba 55X3 4K 3DTV, no glasses necessary >>
* Scientists create first realistic 3D reconstruction of a brain circuit >>
* Robot Surgeon Tech Aims to Fix NASA Satellites >>
* Samsung shows us what their flexible tablet technology could look like [Video] >>
* Flying robots build structure >>
* DARPA’s Almost-Impossible Challenge to Reconstruct Shredded Documents: Solved >>
* Cloned mammoths to be reality in 5 years? >>
* Eye Tracking Could be the Next Natural User Interface >>
* Let’s build a beacon to tell aliens who we were >>
* Qbo Robot Learns to Recognize Itself in a Mirror >>
* Breakthrough: Gene Therapy Provides Full Protection from HIV Transmission in Mice >>
* The first lab-grown hamburger will cost $345,000 >>
* Foldable robot scooter Kobot >>
* 3D printer used to make bone-like material >>
* Digital Narcotics May Be the Future of Drugs >>
* Cyborg Insects Could Be First Responders in Rescue Situations >>
* The wireless pacemaker as small as a grain of rice >>
* VIDEO: This Amazing Spray Makes Any Gadget Waterproof >>
* Microsoft in talks with TV makers to include built-in Kinect >>
* Nanoparticle electrode for batteries could make grid-scale power storage feasible >>
* Synchronized Implantable Heart Pump Could Be Disruptive Technology >>
* Remotely Operated Via Kinect, Handy Robot Cleans Your House >>
* Getting health data from inside your body >>
* Implanted neurons, grown in the lab, take charge of brain circuitry >>
* Home Health Hub wants to usher in the era of connected medical devices >>
* New mouthwash may render cavities a thing of the past >>
* Dwave Systems announces 512 Qubit Adiabatic Quantum Computer for 2012 >>
* First Teeth Grew on Outside of Body >>
* 3-D Projection Tech Makes Images Hover in Mid-Air, No Screen Necessary >>
* Light created from a vacuum >>
* 4800 mph hypersonic weapon has successful test >>
* DARPA’s Robotic Ostrich will run over 50 miles per hour and vastly outrun humans >>
* An AI tool for for understanding and indexing sound >>
* Video: Adorable Robot Rides Fixed-Gear Bicycle >>
* HRP-4C female robot has a new walk (w/ video) >>
* Stanford’s Building the World’s Largest Digital Camera With a 3.2 Gigapixel Sensor >>
* Virtual robot links body to numbers just like humans >>
* Henry Markram: Simulating the Brain — The Next Decisive Years >>
* Patient Gets First Lab-Grown Blood Transfusion Ever [Medicine] >>
* EEG finds consciousness in people in vegetative state >>
* Tiny ‘car’ made from one molecule >>
* Telexistence robot avatar transmits sight, hearing and touch >>
* DARPA funding Airborne Launch Assist Space Access to reduce costs by three times >>
* Lasers Power Pentagon’s Next-Gen Artificial Limbs >>
* IBM open-sources ‘Internet of Things’ protocol >>
* Mind the flying robots with cameras and arms >>
* Monkey brainwaves control avatar >>
* NASA examine three laser-based approaches to tractor beam for particles >>
* Computer Simulated Nurse >>
* Urine could be the answer to cheaper electricity >>
* Lasers used to detect counterfeit whisky >>
* Controlling an avatar with your brain >>
* Four Quadcopters fly a man – first manned multicopter flight >>
* Cruise Control Farming – Robotic Tractor Drives Itself (video) >>
* MIT researchers develop self-programming AI video game >>
* Multi-target radar system makes highway speeding near impossible >>
* The Story of the Higgs Boson, as Told by Higgs Himself [Video] >>
* Robot Walks Like a Human, Requires No Power >>
* Toilets could clean themselves by 2021 >>
* First GPS-Enabled Walking Shoes Help Caregivers Track Alzheimer’s Patients >>
* Video: Microsoft shows off our augmented reality, holographic future >>
* Solar powered hybrid airships >>
* Nokia shows off flexible mobile device of the future >>
* Invisibility tiles can cloak any shape >>
* Dreams read by brain scanner for the first time >>
* Quantum upgrade removes need for spooky observer >>
* Self driving cars will save fuel >>
* Turn anything (even your clothes) into a touchscreen >>
* PR2 Robot Learns to Scoop Up Distasteful Matter >>
* New radar technology provides real-time video of what’s going on behind solid walls >>
* Lytro Camera . First look revolutionary new imaging device >>
* Toshiba Shows Mobile LCD With 2,560 × 1,600 Resolution And 498PPI Density >>
* Quantum levitation demo proves floating cars are on the way >>
* Robot builds its own body from sprayable foam >>
* Christie Medical Launches First Portable VeinViewer >>
* Tiny new tool to track heart rate in real time on a smartphone (w/ video) >>
* How Google’s Self-Driving Car Works >>
* VIDEO: ‘Bionic’ ear helps boy hear again >>
* Iris scanner could tell your race and gender >>
* Meet the robot who plays piano faster than any human, mind you, he has 19 finger >>
* Video: Face-Controlled Wheelchair Moves With the Clench of a Jaw >>
* Cybersecurity breakthrough keeps sensitive data confined in physical space (w/ video) >>
* Video: Immersive Flight Simulation Dome Offers Seamless, Super-Real 360-Degree Views >>
* Scientists have developed artificial structures that can self-replicate >>
* Augmented Reality Through Your Wireless Headset >>
* Chinese researchers create ping-pong playing robots, trash talk still needs work >>
* Modeling brain disorders in a petri dish >>
* Robot Gas Attendants Could Keep Old Satellites Chugging >>
* Smart DC cuts electricity costs by using direct current electricity (w/ video) >>
* The Internet of Things and energy >>
* Cops on the trail of crimes that haven’t happened >>
* How Embarrassing: Researchers Pinpoint Self-Consciousness in the Brain >>
* Solar Powered Crop Harvesting Robot >>
* Nao Robots Can Feed Themselves By Plugging Into Their NEST >>
* VIDEO: Robotic car that drives for you >>
* Japanese scientist unveils ‘thinking’ robot >>
* Samsung breakthrough could turn your window pane into a big ol’ LED >>
* Physicists localize 3-D matter waves for first time (w/ video) >>
* Indoor GPS Makes Strides >>
* A smartphone to measure radiation >>
* Video: Mini Stress Meter Displays Your Stress Level In Real-Time >>
* World’s first cloned human embryonic stem cells >>
* Video: With Semantic Search, PR2 Robot Can Plan Its Own Sandwich-Hunting Mission >>
* Apple co-founder Steve Jobs dies >>
* Caltech engineers build smart petri dish >>
* ‘Invisible Key’ Lets You Unlocks Doors With Hand Gestures >>
* The Crazy 64-Core Processor That Wants to Be in Your Smartphone [Guts] >>
* Toshiba’s 4K, glasses-free 3DTV announced in Japan with more specs this time >>
* ‘Micro’-chemo and cancer pill combo tested in liver cancer patients >>
* Home: how the internet has changed our concept of what home is >>
* The 100-Year Starship: US Agencies Ponder Interstellar Travel >>
* Air Shield Keeps Bacteria Out Of Open Wounds >>
* Drones that can see the difference in the faces of identical twins >>
* Microbes grow the starship >>
* Artificial leaf converts water into fuel >>
* Plastic ‘flying carpet’ takes off >>
* Scientists developing “stay-sober pill” >>
* Nissan Developing Mind-Reading Cars That Anticipate Drivers Next Moves >>
* Wi-Fi networks could detect your breathing and pinpoint your location >>
* Rat cyborg gets digital cerebellum >>
* Wireless network can watch your breathing >>
* Smart clothing: memory-storing fiber could lead to smart fabrics and wearable electronics >>
* Sphero, The Robot Ball You Control With Your Phone, Is Getting Ready To Roll >>
* Light pulses keep heart cells beating >>
* NASA will fly laser communication that is 100 times faster than todays >>
* Breakthrough Could Enable Others to Watch Your Dreams and Memories [Video] >>
* NTT DoCoMo’s mobile accessories smell your breath (video) >>
* Physicists Devise Perfect Magnetic Shield >>
* Today in 3-D Printing: Musical Instruments and Instruments of War >>
* Is Printing A Gun The Same As Buying A Gun? >>
* Scientists play ping-pong with single electrons >>
* New Transistor Could Let Chips Interface With Living Systems >>
* First controlled vertical flight of a biologically inspired microrobot >>
* A Computer Model Of The Entire World >>
* Robot-assisted plants find their place in the sun >>
* MSI shows voice-controlled motherboard approach at IDF >>
* Artificial Fingerprints Help Robots Distinguish Shapes >>
* Could robot tractors revolutionize agriculture? >>
* Wireless Network Accurately and Inexpensively Monitors Patients’ Breathing >>
* MIT Media Lab experiments with 3D printing using recycled materials >>
* Flying Robot Plays Catch and Holds Key For Efficient Systems >>
* Lego’s augmented reality at IDF, eyes-on (video) >>
* This Airbus A380 Was Printed On Demand By a Computer >>
* Printing a Building >>
* Pumping Fluid With No Moving Parts >>
* Dean Kamen files patent application for an inflatable, illuminated wind turbine >>
* Lasers could be used to detect roadside bombs >>
* Portable brain scanner courtesy of your smartphone [Video] >>
* Valeo Park4U turns your phone into a valet parking service (video) >>
* Naked-Eye 3D Display Lets You “Touch” Virtual 3D Characters (Video) >>
* In-Car Algorithm Could Rapidly Dissolve Traffic Jams >>
* Robot Financial Workers to Replace Human Traders, Report Says >>
* Emotion sensor catches out liars >>
* Robots Invent Their Own Language >>
* IBM’s Watson To Help Diagnose, Treat Cancer >>
* Fingertip Microscope Can Peek Inside a Moving Animal >>
* Koomeys law an alternative to Moore’s Law where efficiency doubles every 1.5yrs >>
* Quadrocopter learns to follow trajectories >>
* Scientists take first step towards creating ‘inorganic life’ >>
* New Implant Can Monitor Tumors Continuously >>
* A Flying Robot Learns How to Chart Its Own Course >>
* Future home: Robocleaners, tweeting appliances >>
* Computer game to cut high school education time down to one year >>
* The Next Wave of Botnets Could Descend from the Skies >>
* Researchers Use Microsoft Kinect to Monitor Seniors, Prevent Falls >>
* Japan firm creates radiation-detecting plastic >>
* Car-to-Car Communication trial will test thousands of cars >>
* ‘Invisibility Cloak’ Makes Tanks Look Like Cows >>
* Controlling the phase of a light beam with a single molecule >>
* Control of fear in the brain decoded >>
* Google patents a glove for ‘seeing with your hand’ >>
* Self-directed microspider could repair blood vessels >>
* Humankind’s most ambitious science projects >>
* Haier’s mind control TV prototype hits IFA, we go foreheads-on (video) >>
* World’s smallest electric motor made from a single molecule >>
* Concentrated Solar Power 12 Miles Above The Earth >>
* Robots learn to handle objects, understand places >>
* Physicists Turn a Single Atom Into a Mirror >>
* Quantum Processor Hooks Up with Quantum Memory >>
* Yale scientists find stem cells that tell hair it’s time to grow >>
* Japanese Researchers Develop a Way to Turn Biological Tissue Transparent >>
* Mobile Laser Lab Creates Water Droplets in Moist Air >>
* Pill to prevent sunburn ‘within five years’ >>
* Sony’s Head-Mounted 3D OLED Display Is World’s First, Produces 750-Inch Virtual Screen >>
* When two chatbots have a conversation, everyone wins (video) >>
* A Video Game That Teaches You To Make Video Games >>
* Robots invade science class >>
* Nano-thermometers show first temperature response differences within living cells >>
* A low-cost, low-power DIY cellular data network >>
* A Plan To Place An Asteroid In Earth Orbit >>
* WSJ on “Living to 100 and Beyond” >>
* VIDEO: Bionic man fitted with video camera prosthetic eye >>
* IBM Builds 120 petabyte hard drive >>
* Sony: emotion-reading games possible in ten years >>
* Empathy enhanced by magnetic stimulation of the brain >>
* Experiments Show Gravity Is Not An Emergent Phenomenon >>
* Human gait could soon power portable electronics >>
* Wireless Monitoring of Heart Rate and Respiration Using RADAR >>
* Brain region that predicts the future identified >>
* Species count put at 8.7 million >>
* Throwable Robots Act as Smart Grenades >>
* Batteries That Run On (And Clean) Used Toilet Water >>
* Physicists build first single-photon router >>
* Frickin’ Lasers: “Laser Advances in Nuclear Fuel Stir Terror Fear” >>
* The Age of Personal Robots Is at Hand (Video) >>
* Why Software Is Eating the World >>
* Your Next Home Will Be A Robot >>
* DARPA: Mach 20 test vehicle made ‘stable flight, controlled descent’ >>
* Glucose sensor skin implant glows when blood sugar spikes >>
* Ready to learn? Brain scans can tell you >>
* 100,000+ Sign Up For Stanford’s Open Class on Artificial Intelligence >>
* Kangaroo Genome sequence >>
* Marijuana Plant Sequenced >>
* Face recognition technology fails to find UK rioters >>
* IBM unveils cognitive computing chips, combining digital ‘neurons’ and ‘synapses’ >>
* Printable homes coming soon, thanks to WikiHouse >>
* Computers will be able to tell social traits from the face >>
* Virtual touch helps keyhole surgeons to ‘feel’ tumours – >>
* Robotic refueling module, soon to be relocated to permanent space station position >>
* Virtual and Artificial, but 58,000 Want Course >>
* 3D Printed Model of a Virus Self Assembles When Shaken >>
* Floating Nuclear Power Plant Siezed By Court >>
* MABEL running robot snags bipedal speed title, cue ‘Rocky’ theme (video) >>
* The Smartest Cities Will Use People as Their Sensors [Video] >>
* Student Prints a Five-Fingered Robotic Hand, Controls It Remote-Manipulator-Style >>
* Creepy robot head reads music and sings >>
* Jeff Bezos Wants to Put an Airbag on Your Smartphone >>
* Giving Computers a Human-Scale Understanding of Space >>
* Movies of electrons – >>
* Lasers could power drones in flight or launch rockets >>
* The iPhone: Will it double as a mini projector? – >>
* Building new faces from stem cells in the ear >>
* Microsoft Surface-controlled robots to boldly go where rescuers have gone before >>
* Once Your Doctor Knows Your Genes, The Sick Become More Than Just A Disease >>
* Smart skin: Electronics that stick and stretch like a temporary tattoo >>
* Physicists ‘entangle’ 2 atoms using microwaves for the first time >>
* 3D cloak for microwave invisibility is first to work in free space >>
* Smart skin: Electronics that stick and stretch like a temporary tattoo >>
* How to Tow a Building-Sized Iceberg >>
* Space junk could be tackled by housekeeping spacecraft >>
* New ‘Lab-On-A-Chip’ Is An HIV Test That Fits In Your Pocket (video) >>
* Microsoft’s KinectFusion research project offers real-time 3D reconstruction, AR possibilities >>
* Police Want To Track All Cars On The Road >>
* Portable, super-high-resolution 3-D imaging (w/ Video) >>
* NASA research shows DNA building blocks can be made in space >>
* NASA Innovative Advanced Concepts funds 30 projects >>
* Artificial Skin Spun from Spider Silk >>
* Body-mounted cameras turn motion capture inside out >>
* Beyond space-time: Welcome to phase space >>
* Henry Markram: Simulating the Brain — The Next Decisive Years >>
* Avatar-based Virtual Co-driver System replaces vehicle owner’s manuals >>
* Connected Cars: Why Your Next Vehicle Will Do More Than Just Drive >>
* Wireless network in hospital monitors vital signs >>
* Artificial lung device: Feasibility of lung transplants demonstrated >>
* Man arrested for trying to split atoms in his kitchen – >>
* Build your own gadget with Microsoft’s Lego for adults >>
* BakeBot robot cooks a cookie from scratch >>
* Monitor Household Energy From Your Smartphone >>
* Software traces faces through time >>
* Rotation Rate Could Pin Down Age of Stars >>
* Wireless data from every light bulb: Harald Haas on TED.com >>
* Space X Aims to Colonize Mars — >>
* Smartphone surveillance: The cop in your pocket >>
* Tokyo Institute of Technology’s SOINN robot teaches itself to serve humans (video) >>
* A Swarm of Probes to the Stars >>
* Lab-Grown Disks May Cure That Aching Back >>
* Car braking system taps directly into the brain >>
* Could 100 Kilometer high towers usher in the next space age? >>
* Evaluating the Capabilities of Chip-Sized Spacecraft >>
* New billion-times-brighter X-ray camera to reveal 3-D molecular secrets >>
* Swarming robots come together to form a landing pad for aircraft >>
* A Shield from Stellar Eruptions? >>
* Brain waves ‘are the best brakes’ >>
* 3D printing to create tools on orbit: >>
* 3D printing: The world’s first printed plane >>
* Solar toilet turns sewage into power >>
* How To Build An Antimagnet >>
* 3D printing UAVs from design to flight in days >>
* CalTech Researchers Find a Toggle Switch for Mouse, and Perhaps Human, Aggression >>
* Artificial nose created with carbon nanotubes and DNA >>
* Prius Project bicycle can change gears with just a thought – >>
* Man builds DIY Segway for $434 (video) >>
* Toyota to Integrate ECG Sensors Into Steering Wheels – >>
* Crowdsourced online learning gives robots human skills >>
* Unstoppable Robot Eats Landmines for Breakfast >>
* The car that powers your fridge – >>
* Next up for the iPhone? Mobile drug testing using your fingerprint >>
* China’s First Space Station Module Readies For Liftoff >>
* Physicists Recreate ‘End Of Time” In Lab >>
* Transforming robotic clothing – >>
* Researchers mimic nature to create a ‘bio-inspired brain’ for robots >>
* Artificial lung mimics real organ’s design and efficiency: Small device works with air >>
* Transparent battery makes see-through phones possible >>
* Artificial leaves make fuel from sunlight >>
* Cheaper and cleaner electricity from wave-powered ships (w/ video) >>
* Gene therapy to reverse heart failure ready for clinical trials >>
* Blood test for Alzheimer’s ‘a step closer’ >>
* Computers understand hand-waving descriptions >>
* Caltech Researchers Create the First Artificial Neural Network Out of DNA >>
* Record breaking magnet operates at 500,000x Earth’s magnetic field >>
* Working Iron Man Style Palm Laser Weapon >>
* Samsung camera patent application adds simulated depth-of-field to point-and-clicks >>
* MIT researchers teach computer how to read >>
* VIDEO: Robots comfort tsunami victims >>
* This Robot Can Learn To Run Anywhere, Just Try and Stop It! >>
* Burt Rutan’s BiPod Roadable Aircraft >>
* Photonic neuron may compute a billion times faster than brain circuits >>
* ‘Smart’ sunglasses block blinding glare >>
* Print your own teeth: Rapid prototyping comes to dentistry >>
* First Demonstration Of Time Cloaking >>
* Man’s Penis Cut Off By Wife: How Could Doctors Make a New One? >>
* Artificially grown tooth transplanted into mouse >>
* LG display uses eye-tracking to keep glasses-free 3D in check >>
* Pills prevent HIV in straight men and women >>
* This Genetically Modified Grass May Lead To A New Generation Of Superweed >>
* Video: Home Security System Uses Radio Signals To Detect Intruders >>
* Wireless power could cut cord for patients with implanted heart pumps >>
* Video: Solar Panels Can Be 3-D Printed Onto Regular Paper, Folded 1,000 Times >>
* Social x-ray glasses can decode emotions, make your blind dates less awkward >>
* Reprogramming brain cells to become heart cells >>
* Injecting Stem Cells into the Heart Could Stop Chronic Chest Pain >>
* Nao robot grabs a head-mounted camera, puts your photographic skills to shame >>
* Robots Serving Robots at the International Space Station >>
* Pacemaker Device Can Cure Bowel Control Problems >>
* Is the Universe Spinning? New Research Says “Yes” >>
* First synthetic organ transplant >>
* Developing Smart Street Lights That Switch On As Cars Pass By >>
* US warning of ‘implanted bombs’ >>
* New Brain-type Device with Human-like Memorizing and Forgetting Behavior >>
* 500,000 surveillance cameras to oversee Chongqing, China >>
* ESA’s ‘Billion-Pixel Array’ is the Biggest Digital Camera Ever Built for Space >>
* Video: Quadrocopters’ Flight Controlled With Hand Gestures, Via Kinect >>
* Scientists drag light by slowing it to speed of sound >>
* Bionic glasses for poor vision >>
* Chips hold the key to understanding the human brain >>
* Scientists Put an End To Smelly Socks >>
* Flying Car Cleared For Highway Driving >>
* Video: Ride Along with a Sounding Rocket >>
* Robo-worm to wriggle through rubble to quake survivors >>
* T-shirt charges your phone by absorbing ambient sound (w/ video) >>
* Soon Google will know what you want before you do >>
* IBM develops ‘instantaneous’ memory, 100x faster than flash >>
* Implant could cut dialysis risks >>
* Scientists develop sensitive skin for robots >>
* Your Keys Can Be Copied From a Picture Taken 200 Feet Away! >>
* Fusion Thrusters For Space Travel >>
* World record: strongest magnetic fields created >>
* Alcatel-Lucent leaps ahead with 400-gigabit routing chip >>
* 3D Printers Are Taking Off But One in Every Home? Maybe in Another 10 Years… >>
* Subatomic quantum memory in diamond demonstrated >>
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* Kinect Controlling a Toilet Seat (OMG) >>
* Robot Ball Controlled by Your iPhone – Video Games Move into Reality (video) >>
* Controlling The Humanoid Robot Nao Using Kinect >>
* Physicists create sonic black hole in the lab >>
* Aldebaran Developer Program, The Future is Nao >>
* Contact lenses for health monitoring and headup displays >>
* Alt.CES: Cereal boxes with wirelessly-powered glowing ink >>
* Breakthrough Concepts: A Propulsion Overview >>
* CES: Robot with an iPad for a Brain >>
* Samsung shows flexible and transparent displays at CES 2011 (video) >>
* Samsung’s Tweeting Refrigerator Could be Overkill [VIDEO and POLL] >>
* Electronic Glasses Let You Change Focus In a Split Second. Goodbye Bifocals >>
* Windoro is like a Roomba, for windows instead of floors >>

* Pioneer prototype laser-based heads-up display with Android hands-on (video) >>
* 20 predictions for the next 25 years
* Avatar Kinect (video) >>
* eCoupled wireless Tesla & inductive cereal boxes (video) >>
* Bionic Pancreas – Artificial organ could improve control over diabetes >>
* Computers That See You and Keep Watch Over You >>
* Device mimics complex bird-song >>
* One-molecule robot to be presented at January’s TEDxCaltech >>
* Kinect hack visualizes human skeleton >>
* Nanomedically Engineered Negligible Senescence (NENS) >>
* Robot Sumo Finals Are Impossibly Fast >>
* The Case for the Virtual Classroom >>
* Kinect hack turns you into a punching, waving MIDI controller (video) >>
* Augmented Reality Hand Sketching Games >>
* Interactive, Emotion-Detecting Robot Developed >>
* Asus, PrimeSense to bring motion controls to PCs >>
* Wall Street Computers Read The News Before Trading >>
* Avatar Kinect Promises Second-Life-Like Thrills Through Your XBox >>
* Eye-Fi’s Direct Mode unites phone and camera in holy matrimony >>
* Mitsubishi’s ‘big year’ at CES includes 92-inch DLP, 155-inch OLED displays >>
* Vizio bringing 21:9 Cinema HDTV to CES with 2560 x 1080 resolution, hopes & dreams >>
* Hands-on with Toshiba’s 4K glasses-free 3DTV prototype >>
* Vaccine blocks cocaine high in mice >>
* Sony’s 3D head-mounted display prototype face-on >>
* Apple Creating Cloud-Based Mac? >>
* Web-Connected Washing Machines: An Idea That’s Not All Wet? >>
* CES: Thought-controlled iPad app gets in your head >>
* Comcast to offer live streaming to iPad >>
* Biological joints could replace artificial joints soon >>
* Google Officially Posts Android 3.0 Sneak Peak, Touts “Holographic” UI >>
* The Most Comprehensive Android Honeycomb Tablet Demo Video Yet (video) >>
* Eye-Fi’s Direct Mode hands-on: from camera to tablet in seconds (video) >>
* Google Earth Engine Tracks Environmental Changes Worldwide (video) >>
* Helper robot offers massages, beer service and New Years cheer >>
* In the lab, engineer’s novel liquid provides a solid fix for broken bones VIDEO >>
* Newfangled Microsoft Surface demo at CES 2011 (video) >>
* Google Translate Conversation Mode Coming Soon To Your Phone (Video) >>
* CES: Thought-controlled iPad app gets in your head >>
* Cisco announces Videoscape IPTV platform and products >>
* Blood test could spot Alzheimer’s >>
* Toshiba Shows Off Voice Controlled TV >>
* Interstellar Travel Not Possible Before 2200AD, Suggests Study >>
* Trimensional Brings 3-D Object Scanning to iPhone >>
* Youtube: 7 Billion, National Geographic Magazine – Video
* Walking Tour of CES with Bre Pettis >>
* The Eradication of Illness – 10 Diseases We’ll Cure in the Next 20 Years >>
* Ferrari Working On Mind Reading Technology? >>
* Researchers create ultra-fast ’1,000 core’ processor, Intel also toys with the idea >>
* Toshiba Shows Off Voice Controlled TV >>
* Trimensional Brings 3-D Object Scanning to iPhone >>
* Usig Near Space as a Waystation to Orbit >>
* CES 2011: Fulton Innovations is ready to cook your food – wirelessly >>
* CES 2011: Sphero Robotic Ball Controlled from iPhone >>
* Is this the future of TV ? >>
* Avatar Kinect (video) >>
* Google Translate’s ‘Conversation Mode’ Coming Soon To Your Phone (Video) >>
* CES: Thought-controlled iPad app gets in your head >>
* Voice-controlled spiderbot >>
* Princeton scientists construct synthetic proteins that sustain life >>
* Diabetes Defeated by a Microchip? Silicon Pancreas To Treat London Patients in 2011 >>
* Avatar Kinect for Xbox 360 is official, smile like you mean it >>
* Web-Connected Washing Machines: An Idea That’s Not All Wet? >>
* Sony’s 3D head-mounted display prototype face-on >>
* CES: GM announces OnStar for rival brands; makes in-vehicle platform >>
* Your appliances and your bedroom are the Internet’s next big frontier.
* Willow Garage’s PR2 Robot Operates Autonomously for 139 km! >>
* Avatar Kinect Promises Second-Life-Like Thrills Through Your XBox >>
* Mitsubishi’s ‘big year’ at CES includes 92-inch DLP, 155-inch OLED displays >>
* Kinect hack visualizes human skeleton >>
* Robot Sumo Finals Are Impossibly Fast >>
* Interactive, Emotion-Detecting Robot Developed >>
* Hair color of unknown offenders is no longer a secret >>
* Helper robot offers massages, beer service and New Years cheer >>
* In the lab, engineer’s novel liquid provides a solid fix for broken bones VIDEO >>
* Bionic Pancreas – Artificial organ could improve control over diabetes >>
* The Universe, in High Definition >>
* 100 Shocking Predictions For 2011 >>
* 4 Predictions for Connected Devices in 2011 >>

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Futureseek Daily Link Review; 14-16 December 2011

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* Heads-up: Lumus shows off 720p, see-through video glasses >>
* Just how fast is the information age moving? [VID] >>

* X-Ray Heartbeat May Reveal Smallest Black Hole Ever Found >>
* Cloud Seeding Could Tame Hurricanes >>
* Focus: Nanotube Bundles Show Promise for Solar Cells >>

* Artificial Photosynthesis: Twice as Efficient as the Real Thing [Energy] >>
* Concept vending machine knows exactly what you want >>
* How 3-D Photovoltaics Could Revolutionize Solar Power >>

* Brainlink lets you remotely control toy robots and other gadgets >>
* Superflies bred to be the first astronauts on Titan >>
* Bio-assembling in 3D with magnetic levitation >>

* Latest Victory For Regenerative Medicine: Pituitary Grown From Embryonic Stem Cells >>
* Physics World reveals its top 10 breakthroughs for 2011 >>
* Ball Aerospace developing 20 meter membrane space telescope for DARPA >>
* Building a Massive Neutrino Hunter Beneath the Mediterranean >>

* Coming Soon? Nanoparticle-Coated Clothing That Cleans and Deodorizes Itself >>
* Reward recycling offers incentives for dead bulbs, batteries >>
* Wound-Treating Jelly Regenerates Fresh, Scar-Free Skin >>
* Next-Gen GPS Satellite, Accurate to Within Three Feet and Indoors, is Ready for Testing >>

* Drone-Ethics Briefing: What a Leading Robot Expert Told the CIA >>
* Japan’s Sony generates power from paper >>
* Hydrogel heals third-degree burns >>

* How the 10,000-Year Clock Measures Time >>
* Media megatrends 2012–2018 >>
* An amplifier that’s quantum quiet >>
* NVIDIA opens up CUDA platform, helping accelerate the path to exascale computing >>

* GPU-based server farm slashes analysis time for DNA sequencing data batches from days to hours >>
* A spoonful of sugar helps your skin age prematurely >>
* New material could create technicolour dreamcoat >>
* Top 24 Deep Space Pictures of 2011 | Bad Astronomy | Discover Magazine >>

* Online Video Game Helps to Solve Genetic Origins of Disease >>
* Disaster looms for gas cloud falling into Milky Way’s central black hole >>
* Alcoholic mice live to drink >>

* A new genre of tires: Call ’em ‘sweet’ and ‘green’ >>
* NASA Builds Six-Foot Crossbow to Harpoon Comets >>
* Scientists Hack Kinect to Study Glaciers and Asteroids >>
* World’s fastest cells race for the first time – Watch human eye cells in training >>

* Riot shields could scatter crowds with ‘wall of sound’ >>
* Device tracks blood flow in the brain >>
* The Imminent Rise of Social Cloud Computing >>
* New Gene Therapy Stops The Bleeding In Hemophilia Patients (video) >>

* Stratolaunch press conference highlights and other coverage >>
* Twine: The Revolutionary Box That Can Make Your Appliances Tweet >>
* YouTube for Schools >>

* Video: Honda’s (Amazing) Personal Mobility Robot Uni-Cub >>
* New in the Maker Shed: EZ-Robot Controller >>
* Tiny chip enables battery-free sensors >>

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Futureseek Daily Link Review; 12-13 December 2011

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* Stratolaunch, the Biggest Plane in the World, Could Replace the Space Shuttle <a
* Quantum Dot OLED for paper thin rollable displays >>
* Trillion-frame-per-second video >>

* Quantum PageRank Algorithm Outperforms Classical Version >>
* U.K. police to trial laser guns; temporarily blinds as deterrent >>
* Download Knowledge Directly to Your Brain, Matrix-Style >>
* The Large Hadron Collider, the Higgs, and Hope >>

* High-energy physicists set record for network data transfer >>
* AI to predict sun’s next attack on Earth >>
* Largest-ever simulation of the universe revealed >>
* Higgs discovery would open supersymmetry mystery >>

* Imagining 2076: connect your brain to the Internet >>
* Bottlenose social-media dashboard launches >>
* In the Vicinity of the Cone Nebula >>

* Stem cells will soon be harvested to create any type of human cell >>
* Device Tracks Blood Flow in the Brain >>
* The Habitable Exoplanets Catalog is Now Online! >>
* Now you can explore the surface of Mars at unprecedented levels of detail [Video] >>

* Accelerating Adoption of Agricultural Technology >>
* Courtroom Neuroscience Not Ready for Prime Time >>
* Speed of Light Lingers in Face of M.I.T. Media Lab Camera >>

* Intel has 14-nm process running in the lab >>
* xkcd : Cryogenics >>
* Teaching machines to recognize shapes >>
* Higgs Predictions and Results >>

* World’s Smallest Steam Engine Is Size of Fog Droplet >>
* Isaac Newton’s Personal Notebooks Go Digital >>
* Scientists discover new way to target cancer >>
* The smallest conceivable switch >>

* This box sends your health data straight to the cloud >>
* Largest-Ever Simulation of the Universe Revealed >>
* Tech in a Minute: Can machines ever be intelligent? >>
* This Box Sends Your Health Data Straight to the Cloud >>

* Way to cure blood-clotting disease found: Gene therapy >>
* Why is the universe pointing in one direction? [Physics] >>
* The world’s smallest steam engine >>
* No, Entrepreneurs Like Steve Jobs Do Not ‘Create Jobs’ By Inventing Products Like The iPhone >>
* The Methuselah Generation: the Science of Living Forever >>
* Could a Planet Be ‘Cloaked’? >>

* Brain-Controlled Computer Tracks Attention >>
* Multi-purpose photonic chip paves the way to programmable quantum processors >>

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Futureseek Daily Link Review; 8-11 December 2011

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* Learning high-performance tasks with no conscious effort may soon be possible >>
* Kitchen Robots Make Sandwiches >>
* Toyota Fun-Vii Futuristic EV Concept Car (Video) >>

* Aldebaran Robotics announces Nao Next Gen humanoid robot (video) >>
* Clamp On WHILL Temporarily Gives Manual Wheelchairs Electric Drive [Wheelchairs] >>
* Mitsubishi Thinks Curved Rear Projection Dashboards Are Just a Decade Away >>

* How much like Earth is Kepler’s new planet? How we’ll find out! >>
* Tanenbaum’s Law v. the Fermi Paradox >>
* How to Build a Spaceship >>
* Is the Earth Special? >>

* NASA May Send Landers To Europa In 2020 >>
* The Seven Wonders of the Microbe World >>
* Biophysicists Discover Four New Rules of DNA ‘Grammar’ >>
* Arm Worn Device Monitors Mental Acuity of Nuclear Plant Workers >>
* What Moore’s Law Means for the Future of the Cloud >>

* Your Next Mac Could Be Controlled With Your Body, Kinect-Style >>
* In the Maker Shed: Lego Mindstorms NXT 2.0 >>
* Computer-Generated Rainbows Reveal Some Answers [VIDEO] >>
* Time + force heals (or hurts) all wounds >>
* How to Spot a Moon Around an Exoplanet >>

* NASA clears SpaceX for trial run to space station >>
* Online course on fundamentals of nanotechnology (w/video) >>
* The Future of Healthcare >>

* Changes in bioelectric signals trigger formation of new organs >>
* Birth simulator reduces chance of emergency C-sections >>
* Thermal imaging camera for soldier’s smartphones >>
* A Drop-In Solution for Replacing Human Labor? Kawada’s Nextage Robot >>

* Now There’s An Xbox Live App For The iPad (MSFT, AAPL) >>
* Why Apple may never catch Microsoft in TV >>
* An X-Ray Machine The Size Of An iPhone That Looks Like A Star Trek Tricorder >>
* Artificial intestine to treat youths’ bowel disorder >>

* Video: Rats Choose to Liberate Their Jailed Pals, Sign of Empathy Among Non-Primate Mammals >>
* Geneticists convince tadpoles to grow eyes on their tails >>
* Eric Schmidt’s Le Web Keynote Video: “Android is Ahead Of The iPhone” >>
* So, You Got a Space Rocket But Nowhere To Launch It? >>

* The Advent Calendar of Physics: Introducing Angular Momentum >>
* The technologies in IBM’s Watson used for drug research >>
* The Emerging Art of Algorithmic Music >>
* Onlive now beaming console games from the cloud to iOS/Android devices >>
* Sh2-239: Celestial Impasto >>

* Do thoughts have a language of their own? >>
* Robots could transform the agriculture industry >>
* NASA Looks to 3D Printing for Spare Space-Station Parts >>
* A Surf Park High In the Pyrenees >>

* Worms Can Pass a Trait Down for 100 Generations…Without Using DNA >>
* Video: Researchers Watch Type 1 Diabetes As It Unfolds, in Real Time >>
* Nanostructured glass cleans itself >>
* TImes Top 10 Everything of 2011 >>

* Plans for clone of woolly mammoth >>
* NASA Rover Spots Unambiguous Evidence for Water on Ancient Mars >>
* Google’s Eric Schmidt sees Google TV embedded in most new TVs by summer of 2012 >>
* Apple: Will Next Gen iMac Have Apple TV Built In? >>

* Augmented Mirror of the Future Reflects You and Your World >>
* Toshiba 55X3 4K 3DTV launches December 10th, no glasses necessary >>
* Eyez 720p video streaming / recording glasses hands-on (video) >>
* Researchers find best routes to self-assembling 3-D shapes >>

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Futureseek Daily Link Review; 7 December 2011

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* The Future of Computing >>
* Scientists create first realistic 3D reconstruction of a brain circuit >>
* Researchers develop one of the world’s smallest electronic circuits >>
* New sugar may prevent heart disease >>

* The Advent Calendar of Physics: Working for a Living [Uncertain Principles] >>
* Researcher demos threat of ‘transparent’ smartphone botnets >>
* How Dangerous Is Your Street? Find Out With New Traffic Fatality Maps (video) >>

* IEDM ponders radically different computers >>
* Physicists Develop ‘Weather Forecast’ For Purchasing Decisions >>
* Facial recognition software spots family resemblance >>
* Coming In 2026: Truly Smart Homes, Unlimited Storage >>

* Archos CEO wants to create a child-sized robot for less than 300 euros, apparently >>
* Vaccine Developed Against Ebola >>
* MIT’s Scott Aaronson Explains Quantum Computing >>
* Video of Drexler talk on Exploring a Timeless Landscape: Physical Law and the Future of Nanotechnology >>

* Tapose: Bringing the Microsoft Courier To the iPad [Screen Shots] >>
* World’s first 128Gb 20nm NAND flash could pack 2TB into a 2.5″ SSD >>
* Futureseek Daily Paper is out! >> ? Top stories today via @futureseek
* Robot Surgeon Tech Aims to Fix NASA Satellites >>

* How The “Internet Of Things” Is Turning Cities Into Living Organisms >>
* Carbon Nanotube Stealth Paint Could Make Any Object Ultra-Black >>
* The perfect present – a 3D printer >>
* Prototype creates feeling of texture on flat screens >>

* Beam It Down: A Drive to Launch Space-Based Solar >>
* How to Picture the Size of the Universe >>
* String-theory calculations describe ‘birth of the universe’ >>
* Computer simulations shed light on the physics of rainbows >>

* More Evidence Found for Quantum Physics in Photosynthesis >>
* Creating artificial intelligence based on the real thing >>
* Full speed ahead, without a map, into new realms of possibility >>
* CERN manages expectations around Higgs rumors >>

* Aquanauts prepare for asteroid landing >>
* Intel and the future of computing >>
* Driver Drowsiness Checker Watches Your Facial Muscles Instead of Your Eyes [Automotive] >>

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