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DARPA Announces New Funding For a High-Resolution, Implantable Neural Interface

DARPA announced yesterday that it has awarded contracts to five research groups and one company as part of its Neural Engineering System Design program. The six...
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Breakthrough Device Can Easily Reprogram Tissue Directly in The Body

Scientists from The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center and Ohio State's College of Engineering have published a paper in Nature Nanotechnology describing a...
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Elon Musk Now Plans to Compete Against Other Hyperloop Companies

Hyperloop One is hoping to be building freight lines starting in 2018 and begin moving freight by 2020, maybe 2019, with the first passenger...
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China vs. US Race to the First ExaFLOPS Supercomputer is Heating...

The US Department of Energy (DOE) is boosting research and development funding into its exaFLOPS supercomputing program by $258 million in an effort to...
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CRISPR Gene Therapy Can Be Applied Through the Skin to Reverse...

Researchers from the University of Chicago have developed a way to apply gene therapy via skin transplantation that could enable the reversal of obesity and the...
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AMD Has Built the First PetaFLOPS Computer That Fits in a...

On Monday, AMD unveiled a tiny supercomputer called Project 47 that achieves a whopping 1 petaFLOPS while being stuffed inside a single server rack....
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Elon Musk Raised The Risk of AI Again in Today’s Tesla...

“ just something that I think anything that represents a risk to the public deserves at least insight from the government, because one of...
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India’s Government Wants to Ban Self-Driving Cars to Save Jobs

"We won’t allow driverless cars in India," said India's minister of transport, Nitin Gadkari. "I am very clear on this. We won’t allow any technology...
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D-Wave – Powering Artificial Intelligence With Quantum Computers

Dr. Colin P. Williams, Director of Strategy & Business Development at D-Wave Systems, Inc. explains how D-Wave's adiabatic quantum computers are perfectly suited for...
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Dr. Mitalipov on His Breakthrough Paper That Describes Editing Human Embryos...

Dr. Shoukhrat Mitalipov and other scientists discuss the recent breakthrough paper Dr. Mitalipov and his international team published in Nature on Wednesday which describes...
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DeepMind Co-founder Mustafa Suleyman – AI Can Make The World a...

Mustafa Suleyman founded the pioneering artificial intelligence company, DeepMind September 2010, along with Demis Hassabis and Shane Legg. DeepMind's AIs have beaten the top human...
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New Video of Boston Dynamics’ SpotMini Robot

SpotMini is Boston Dynamics latest small four-legged robot. SpotMini weighs in at 30 kg, i battery powered and can run for around an hour...
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How to Control Earth’s Climate With Nanotechnology – J. Storrs Hall

J. Storrs Hall is the author of Nanofuture: What’s Next for Nanotechnology, a book that explains the physics of atomically precise manufacturing, and the...
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Prof. Andrew Moore – The Future of Robotics and Artificial intelligence

Andrew Moore, who is currently dean of Carnegie Mellon's School of Computer Science, discusses artificial intelligence and robotics. Prof. Moore is the fifth dean of the School of...