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Futureseek Daily Link Review; 9 September 2016

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* The Virtual Assistant Powering Amazon’s Echo is Coming to Tablets >>
* Robots and computers will commit more crime than humans by 2040, expert warns >>
* Apple’s future lies beyond the iPhone >>

* Fingerprint scanners on the front door, blast resistant windows and a helipad for emergency evacuations: How the super-rich keep their homes secure >>
* To catch a hairy thief! Humans can be identified by the proteins in their hair even 250 years after their death >>
* Stem cells delivered via Skin gun can reduce second degree burn treatment from 3 to 4 weeks to days >>

* Kirk and Spock Still Fascinate as ‘Star Trek’ Turns 50 >>
* Osiris-rex Asteroid Mission Seeks To Search For Origin Of Life Chemistry >>
* The deadliest bug: DNA confirms identity of bacteria behind London’s Great Plague in the 17th Century >>

* Single low dose anti-malaria drug successful in mice >>
* Costa Rica has been running on 100% renewable energy for 2 months straight >>
* Swarms of Robots Manage to Not Run Into Each Other >>

* Portable chemical cooler can maintain cold chain for vaccines which will save millions of lives >>
* Mercedes Tries to Conquer the Last Mile With Cute Delivery Drones and Bots >>
* A Chip-Scale Source for Quantum Random Number Generators >>

* Alphabet partners with Chipotle to deliver burritos using drones >>
* Apple is trying to turn the iPhone into a DSLR using artificial intelligence >>
* “China May Be Earth’s First Nation to Detect Alien Life” –Poised to Flip ‘On’ Switch of World’s Largest, Most Powerful Radio Telescope >>

* Handy Device + Phone App Tells if Fruit Is Ripe >>
* Nanoparticles Found in Brains Come From External Sources >>
* Teaching certainty >>

* NASA NIAC E-sail Phase 2 Heliopause Electrostatic Rapid Transit System >>
* Projects investigating neural regeneration in the retina funded by NIH >>

* The Two-Camera iPhone 7 Plus Is Just the Beginning of the Camera Count Competition >>
* Why the Headphone Jack Had to Die >>
* Watch as Bacteria Evolve Antibiotic Resistance in a Gigantic Petri Dish >>

* Blue Origin Will Likely Blow Up Its Next Rocket >>
* The Gulf’s Flesh-eating Bacteria Isn’t Taking Over >>
* Complex Organic Molecules Discovered on Rosetta’s Comet >>

* Cancer Cures Could Already Exist In Big Data >>
* Oculus Story Studios won its first Emmy for an interactive film >>
* Intel may make chips specially for mixed reality headsets >>

* Linking RNA structure and function >>
* Star Trek’s 50-Year Mission To Inspire Is A Success >>
* Star Trek’s Warp Drive Might Become A Reality >>

* The importance of emotion in AI systems >>
* Will Human Skin Revolutionize Batteries? >>
* Apple unveiled the $159 wireless AirPods >>

* PlayStation 4 will play Netflix and YouTube videos in HDR >>
* Sony says the 4K PS4 Pro is ‘where we think the market wants to go’ >>

* A Nanoscale View Of Enamel Might Help Us Treat Tooth Decay >>
* Is the US military preparing for GENE WARFARE? Darpa reveals new program to address ‘safety gaps’ in gene editing techniques >>

* Microbiome impacts tissue repair and regeneration >>
* A tenth of Earth’s wilderness has disappeared since 1990s as global biodiversity sees ‘staggering’ declines >>
* Cosmic Danger Zones: Star Cluster Discovered to Harbor Several Hundred Black Holes –“A Phenomenon Thought Impossible” >>

* P&O unveils plans for its biggest ever cruise ship >>
* Very Large Asteroid Being Monitored By NASA As It Travels Towards Earth >>
* NASA is about to launch a spacecraft to an asteroid to learn more about life on Earth >>

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