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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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