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Driverless Cars Could Change Everything

Posted by on July 23, 2014 in Sci-Tech, Technology with 0 Comments
Driverless Cars Could Change Everything

For now, it seems like a novelty – cars that can operate independently of human control, safely cruising down streets thanks to an array of sensors and pinpoint GPS navigation. But if the technology avoids getting crushed by government regulators and product liability lawsuits, writes the Federalist’s Dan McLaughlin, it could prompt a cultural shift similar to the early 20th century move away from horses as the primary means of transportation. First and foremost, he writes, the spread of driverless cars will likely greatly reduce the number of traffic accidents – which currently cost Americans $871b (£510b) a year.

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New Technique Could Boost Internet Speeds AND Security

Posted by on July 23, 2014 in Sci-Tech, Technology with 0 Comments
New Technique Could Boost Internet Speeds AND Security

The internet protocol suite was a tremendous leap forward that revolutionized our paradigm for transmitting digital information. Remarkably, 40 years on, it still forms the backbone of the internet. However, despite all its merits, few would say that it is particularly efficient, secure or flexible.

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Multiple Universes, Parallel Realities & Time Hopping

Posted by on July 22, 2014 in Sci-Tech, Science with 1 Comment
Multiple Universes, Parallel Realities & Time Hopping

Living in this day and age where there are so many obvious changes and shifts on the planet through the weather upheavals, occupy movements, continual wars throughout the globe, coupled with the emotional instability of many in the nation, it is also true that many of us are waking up to something greater within ourselves. Perhaps you, too, have had unexplained experiences with the paranormal, time travel, out of body experiences, and the like and wish there was a place to get some answers. Following is a brief story and explanation of what is called a “parallel” reality.

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Integrating Into the ‘Internet of Things’

Posted by on July 22, 2014 in Sci-Tech, Technology with 0 Comments
Integrating Into the ‘Internet of Things’

Within the next five years, using mobile devices simply for communication will seem outdated. The Internet of Things (IoT) will allow consumers to interact with nearly every appliance and device they own. Your refrigerator will let you know when you’re running low on milk, your dishwasher will inform you when it’s ready to be emptied. It’s possible that you will be getting more text messages from your devices than from human beings.

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Full Moon Looms Large Over Your Sleep

Posted by on July 21, 2014 in Sci-Tech, Space with 0 Comments
Full Moon Looms Large Over Your Sleep

In the study, researchers found that people slept for 20 to 25 minutes less on average on nights with a full moon, compared with how long they slept on nights with a quarter moon.

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The Creativity Pill

Posted by on July 20, 2014 in Psychology-Psychiatry, Sci-Tech, Science with 0 Comments
The Creativity Pill

People taking dopamine for Parkinson’s disease sometimes begin to generate a lot of artwork. New research differentiates this creative expressiveness from obsessive or impulsive tendencies.

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Which Animals Can Differentiate Between Languages?

Posted by on July 17, 2014 in Sci-Tech, Science with 0 Comments
Which Animals Can Differentiate Between Languages?

There has been an experiment that proves certain animals they do know what language you’re saying it in. Scientists at the University of Barcelona have figured out that animals can distinguish between different human languages.

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Giant Siberian Crater at ‘World’s End’ (Video)

Posted by on July 17, 2014 in Earth, Ecology, Sci-Tech, Science, Uncategorized with 0 Comments
Giant Siberian Crater at ‘World’s End’ (Video)

A mysterious, giant 80-meter crater has been discovered in a remote part of Siberia, dubbed by locals ‘the end of the world’, and is now puzzling scientists. The precise location of the crater is some 30km from the gas field of Bovanenkovo, part of Russia’s key strategic oil and gas region.

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10,000-Year-Old Rock Paintings Depicting Aliens and UFOs Found In Chhattisgarh, India

Posted by on July 16, 2014 in Archaeology, Sci-Tech with 0 Comments
10,000-Year-Old Rock Paintings Depicting Aliens and UFOs Found In Chhattisgarh, India

10,000-year-old rock paintings depicting aliens and UFOs have been found in Chhattisgarh (India). According to archaeologist JR Bhagat, these paintings have depicted aliens like those shown in Hollywood and Bollywood flicks.

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How Plants May Be Evolving To the Lack Of Bees

Posted by on July 15, 2014 in Sci-Tech, Science with 0 Comments
How Plants May Be Evolving To the Lack Of Bees

Plants which used to have two types of male reproductive organs – to increase their chances for fertilization – are reverting back to one type. And in some cases, they are becoming self-fertilizing.

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Solar Decathlon: Sustainable Urban Housing Design

Posted by on July 15, 2014 in Alternative Energy, Futurism, Sci-Tech, Technology with 0 Comments
Solar Decathlon: Sustainable Urban Housing Design

A solar decathlon competition took place in Paris last weekend. Take a look at the inspiring prototype winners for sustainable housing!

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ScienceCasts: One Year to Pluto

Posted by on July 14, 2014 in Sci-Tech, Space with 0 Comments
ScienceCasts: One Year to Pluto

NASA’s New Horizons spacecraft is only a year away from Pluto. Researchers are buzzing with anticipation as NASA prepares to encounter a new world for the first time in decades.

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Scientists Discover That Atheists Might Not Exist, and That’s Not A Joke

Posted by on July 14, 2014 in Sci-Tech, Science with 0 Comments
Scientists Discover That Atheists Might Not Exist, and That’s Not A Joke

Cognitive scientists are becoming increasingly aware that a metaphysical outlook may be so deeply ingrained in human thought processes that it cannot be expunged. While this idea may seem outlandish—after all, it seems easy to decide not to believe in God—evidence from several disciplines indicates that what you actually believe is not a decision you make for yourself. Your fundamental beliefs are decided by much deeper levels of consciousness, and some may well be more or less set in stone.

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Where Has All The Light In The Universe Gone?

Posted by on July 13, 2014 in Sci-Tech, Science, Space with 0 Comments
Where Has All The Light In The Universe Gone?

Astrophysicists are mystified after noticing 80 per cent of the light in the universe appears to be missing…

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Consciousness Becoming Less Taboo Subject for Scientists

Posted by on July 10, 2014 in Sci-Tech, Science with 0 Comments
Consciousness Becoming Less Taboo Subject for Scientists

Research from Northwestern University suggests that consciousness lies well within the realm of scientific inquiry — as impossible as that may currently seem. Although scientists have yet to agree on an objective measure to index consciousness, progress has been made with this agenda in several labs around the world.

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