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Futureseek Daily Link Review; 20 September 2016

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* ‘Alien megastructure’ star may be explained by interstellar junk >>
* Mind-Controlled Nanobots Used to Release Chemicals in Living Cockroaches >>
* Video shows explosion after bomb robot tries to disarm New Jersey device >>

* First Ciliary Stroke Motion Microrobots >>
* Quantum teleportation over 7 kilometres of cables smashes record >>
* 50,000 Kilometers over the Sun >>

* These six plant extracts could delay aging >>
* Engineering ‘backup’ mitochondrial genes to restore power to cells >>

* Artificial molecules fight drug-resistant ‘superbugs’ >>
* Some Malaria Mosquitoes May Prefer Cows to Us >>

* Highest-resolution map of the entire human brain created >>
* StarTalk Radio With Neil deGrasse Tyson –The Space Race: From Mining Helium 3 to Apollo-Conspiracy Theories >>

* Who Cares About the New iPhone Camera? The Real Change Is Apple Pay >>
* Ghost Robotics’ Minitaur Quadruped Conquers Stairs, Doors, Fences, Somehow Affordable >>

* Tiangong-1 Space Lab Will Fall to Earth Next Year, China Says >>
* Why the Cost of Living Is Poised to Plummet in the Next 20 Years >>
* DARPA’s plan for total surveillance of low-flying drones over cities >>

* Sub launched Blackwing UAV can control a swarm of unmanned robotic subs and other UAVs >>
* Elon Musk next rocket called Interplanetary Transport System eyes solar system colonization >>
* Hidden interstellar cloud could explain unusual Tabby Star dimming >>

* Direct Observations of atomic interactions could help pave way to room-temperature superconductors >>
* Jeff Bezos, wants fully colonized solar system with population in trillions with rocket and nuclear fusion companies >>
* New Hand Grenade Design For U.S. Army In The Works >>

* Antibiotic Resistant Bacteria and the World’s Peril >>
* Self-driving cars are moving faster than the law >>
* Salesforce uses AI to help customers close deals >>

* New Research Shows How Bright Light Could Wake Up Men’s Sexual Desire >>
* Where Elon Musk’s Interplanetary Transporter Should Go Next >>
* Now Google AI Can Help You Plan a Vacation >>

* Microsoft’s ‘Project Scorpio’ games will run in native 4K >>
* Sony: The ‘Majority’ Of 4K PS4 Pro Games Will Be Upscaled >>
* A Lesson of Tesla Crashes? Computer Vision Can’t Do It All Yet >>

* Gamers beat scientists to making a protein discovery >>
* Gene therapy technique may help prevent cancer metastasis >>
* Quantum teleportation breakthrough could lead to UNBREAKABLE encryption networks >>

* Google’s DeepMind to use AI in diagnosing eye disease >>
* The US Air Force wants to roll out a cheaper attack aircraft to fly alongside the A-10 >>
* Grand project to unify global efforts to understand the brain >>

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Futureseek Daily Link Review; 19 September 2016

September 19, 2016 Leave a comment

* I barely survived on a dinosaur planet in PlayStation VR >>
* NASA and DARPA working towards quiet supersonic planes with XPlanes >>
* Scientists ‘pickle’ and map a fly’s brain for the first time >>

* How smart materials will literally reshape the world around us >>
* Tesla is still going to win the driverless-car race >>
* Forget Mars, Why Not Colonize Venus Instead? >>

* Survival rates 10 years after cancer diagnosis predicted for first time >>
* Humans Destroyed One-Tenth Of Earth’s Wilderness In Just 2 Decades >>

* NASA tested a rocket engine — and did something unusual in the process >>
* SolarCity has a long way to go to boost rooftop solar in one of the nation’s sunniest states >>
* Skype will let you text your friends through your PC >>

* China’s Atomic Clock in Space Will Stay Accurate For a Billion Years >>
* Self-Driving Cars Coming In Months, Not Years >>
* This VR accessory lets you realistically horseback ride in your living room >>

* Elon Musk says the future of AI is in linking it to our brains >>
* Meet MOTI, a smart companion and life coach >>
* Run Android 6.0 Marshmallow on Your PC With Android-x86 6.0 >>

* SpaceX’s Mars Colonial Transporter can go “well beyond” Mars >>
* This Online Course Teaches You How to Survive on Mars >>
* Six technologies that produce clean, safe drinking water >>

* DARPA applying Artificial Intelligence for realtime cognitive electronic warfare >>
* Robot sales and growth are solid but not yet showing growth that might drive mass human unemployment >>
* Silver Nanowires and Graphene Join Forces for Touch Screen Displays >>

* How Crytek’s ‘Robinson: The Journey’ Brings the Joy of Adventure to PlayStation VR >>
* Programmers Can Examine Code Structure In VR Using ‘Primitive’ >>
* The Best Palmer Luckey Moments From Tokyo Game Show 2016 >>

* Secrets Of Success: Change Your Mindset, Change Your Life >>
* David Letterman Returns to TV for First Time Since Leaving ‘The Late Show’ >>
* Week’s Most Viewed Posts –“Mystery Alien Signal” to the “Human Quantum Brain” (Weekend Feature) >>

* Crowdfunding Replaced The Ads At A London Underground Station With Cat Photos >>
* Apple put a barometric vent in the space where the iPhone 7 headphone jack would have been >>
* Donald Trump gets the mobile game everyone imagined, and it’s amazing >>

* NASA studies Antarcticans ahead of space travel plans >>
* Video Friday: Faceless Humanoid, Robot Inside Eyeball, and Marc Raibert on Robotic Progress >>
* Playing Pong While Climbing a Wall Looks Like a Lot of Stupid Fun >>

* Watch a Train Get Assembled for the Subway >>
* Need Some AI? Yeah, There’s a Marketplace for That >>
* Weekly Space Hangout – Sept 16, 2016: Universe Sandbox >>

* Incredible Images Of Mars From Earth >>
* Project Orion: A Nuclear Bomb and Rocket – All in One >>
* Have We Really Just Seen The Birth Of A Black Hole? >>

* Don’t Like Their Faces? Train Your Brain to Feel More Positive >>
* DARPA seek aerial dragnet to track drones in cities >>

* Big advances in superstrong glued wood will enable lower cost 80+ story wooden skyscrapers >>
* Solar-powered Helicopter Takes Flight >>

* Pluto Is Emitting X-Rays, and That’s Really Weird >>
* How We Swagger Speaks Volumes About Our Personalities >>
* Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Robot Grabs Gun From Suspect >>

* The Best Astronomy Images of 2016 Are Truly Out of This World >>
* Tesla: Lithium-ion battery project is world’s largest >>
* Have scientists found the cell that causes the spread of breast cancer? >>

* Jeff Bezos’s plan to see ‘trillions’ of humans spread across the solar system in nuclear-powered space ships >>
* From VERY packed public swimming pools to queues that stretch for miles: Astonishing photos reveal the daily crush in China >>
* Arctic summer sea ice melts to second lowest level ever recorded >>

* These 410 mouse genes are deadly if they mutate >>
* Peru Signals Space Ambitions with Earth-Monitoring Satellite >>
* Skynet Anti-drone Rifle Can Jam Signals In The Air >>

* Where Creativity Comes From >>
* Visualizing Polls >>
* Human Brain Map Gets a Bold New Update >>

* Holographic scans of blood find malaria in cells >>
* Rize teaches 3D printing some long-awaited new tricks >>
* DARPA wants an ‘Aerial Dragnet’ to monitor urban drone traffic >>

* How WD-40 Created a Learning-Obsessed Company Culture >>
* Highlights from Disrupt SF 2016 >>
* 23 Years Later: the Apple II Receives Another OS Update >>

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