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Futureseek Daily Link Review; 10 October 2012

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* Wired’s Chris Anderson: Today’s ‘Maker Movement’ Is The New Industrial Revolution >>
* DNA’s half-life identified using fossil bones >>
* Microsoft crafts wrist-worn device that tracks hand gestures in 3D space (video) >>

* Researchers discover regenerated lizard tails are different from originals >>
* ‘Liver blocker’ may curb drug side effects >>
* Video: Carbon Nanotube Pencil Can Draw Life-Saving Gas Detector >>

* MIT Pencil Draws Sensors Directly onto Paper >>
* Moore’s Law threatened by lithography woes >>
* Nanoparticles against cellular aging >>

* Mind-Controlled Aircraft No Longer Unthinkable >>
* Coca-Cola Equips Vending Machines With Kinects, Lets You Dance For Free Cokes >>
* Keyless Entry Via Smartphone With Lockitron Takes Off >>

* Today On Mars: Curiosity Might Have Lost A Piece of Itself In The Martian Dust >>
* docomo Hands-Free Videophone for futuristic glasses-type HMD devices >>
* Polaris Robotic Lunar Rover to dig for Water on the Moon >>

* The Genetics of Nearsightedness, Stretch Marks, and Motion Sickness >>
* What’s the chance of rain? >>
* Redefining Medicine With Apps and iPads – The Digital Doctor >>

* Mind: Recalibrating Therapy for a Wired World – The Digital Doctor >>
* Lunar water-prospecting robot to search for water ice at moon’s northern pole >>
* Why Are Doctors So Slow To Learn? >>

* HTTPS Everywhere plugin from EFF protects 1,500 more sites >>
* Firefox 16 Released: More HTML5 Support >>
* Toyota and Subaru Offer Conflicting Software Fix Advice >>

* Microsoft Develops ‘Digits’ An Amazing 3D Gloveless Sensor >>
* Brands play with the idea of alternative currencies >>
* Digital tabletop system with views on demand (w/ Video) >>

* Brain Connectivity Predicts Reading Skills >>
* An operating system in the cloud >>
* Can You Catch Meningitis? >>

* Simulating Pipeline Rupture with Finite Element Analysis >>
* CT ‘maps’ show lung damage by type >>
* Without any pests, plants relax quickly >>

* Interstellar travelers of the future may be helped by MU physicist’s calculations >>
* How Did Woman Live to 132? >>
* Penny-Pinching Navy Promises Next Carrier Will Cost a Measly $11.4 Billion >>

* Video: Searching for Life on Mars >>
* Brainless slime mold uses external spatial ‘memory’ to navigate complex environments >>
* New imaging technologies transforming medicine >>

* 2012 Nobel Prize in Physics for Measuring and Manipulating Individual Quantum Systems >>
* Discovery shed light on male infertility, yields clues to male contraceptive pill >>
* MacGyver Robot Could Make Use Of Objects It Finds >>

* iPad Mini Design to Top Apple’s Earlier Tablets, Analyst Says >>
* Quantum Computing with Ions [Repost] >>

* Futureseek Daily Link Review; 9 October 2012 >>

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