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The origin of Things

DNA-barcoded microbial spores can trace origin of objects, agricultural products. Every year, an estimated 48 million Americans get sick from foodborne illnesses,...

GENETICS VS. GENOMICS

https://youtu.be/C9aykwOpxns Genetics vs. genomicsThe terms sound alike, and they are often used interchangeably. But there are some...

Is the education market ripe for disruption?

Tectonic shifts in society and business occur when unexpected events force widespread experimentation around a new idea. During World War II, for...

Humanity’s next virus killer, is it CRISPR?

On February 19, Tim Abbott, a PhD candidate at Stanford University's Bioengineering Department, checked the results of an experiment that he was...

The Website Diet

In times like this where we have to stay home we are rapidly moving our daily offline life to online. Networks are...

Nietzsche’s three steps to a meaningful life

Friedrich Nietzsche will accompany you in your own search for meaning (Painting: ‘Sunset’ by Caspar David Friedrich) In...

The Cryptography of Bitcoin

Explained by Craig Wright read his full article here One of the frequent topics that comes up around Bitcoin...

Precision Medicine

How precision medicine is changing the way we think about health care In conversation with Dr. Shinya Ito...

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Crows could be the smartest animal other than primates

Crows have long been considered cunning. But their intelligence may be far more advanced than we ever thought possible.

Deep brain stimulation modifies memory

Technique shows promise as memory disorder treatmentSOCIETY FOR NEUROSCIENCE Deep brain stimulation of the cingulate cortex worsens memory recall,...

How to explain deep learning in plain English

What is deep learning? How does it work? What is the difference between machine learning and deep learning? We break down...

America’s small town in Canada

There is a place in Minnesota that has the feel of small town America, but if you want to get to the...

What Are Smart Clothes?

Discover how your clothes can improve your life Colin Anderson/Blend Images Smart clothes, also frequently...

Human Biology is Art in Cells at Work! Exhibit in Tokyo

October installation at the Matsuya Ginza department store features some 150 works of art

The Art of Persuasion Hasn’t Changed in 2,000 Years

by Carmine Gallo HBR STAFF/HOLLOWAY/GETTY IMAGES Ideas are the currency of the twenty-first century. The...