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29.07.2019
20:53 ScienceDaily.comNew insights into how the brain works

This study provides new insights into the functional relationships between inhibitory and excitatory neurons in the brain.

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20:47 Washingtonpost Speaking-of-scienceMany USDA workers to quit as research agencies move to Kansas City: ‘The brain drain we all feared’

Two-thirds of employees at the National Institute of Food and Agriculture and more than half of employees at the Economic Research Service will not move.

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20:35 TechInvestorNews.comTry out your sous vide skills with Amazon’s $80 Anova Nano precision cooker (Timothy Taylor/Digital Trends)

Timothy Taylor / Digital TrendsTry out your sous vide skills with Amazon’s $80 Anova Nano precision cooker - Sous vide machines dont overcook food because they regulate the heat and hold it at a certain temperature. A great sous vide machine is the Anova Nano Precision Cooker, now $80 on Amazon. ...

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20:02 DigitalTrends.comTry out your sous vide skills with Amazon’s $80 Anova Nano precision cooker

Sous vide machines don't overcook food because they regulate the heat and hold it at a certain temperature. A great sous vide machine is the Anova Nano Precision Cooker, now $80 on Amazon.

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20:00 ExtremeTech.comGeneral Relativity Still Holds Up in New Analysis of a Supermassive Black Hole

NASA/JPL-Caltech While quantum physics continues to raise new questions concerning Einstein's theory of general relativity, a recent analysis of a giant black hole at the center of the Milky Way demonstrates that general relativity continues to prove itself under more extreme conditions than initially expected.
The post General Relativity Still Holds Up in New Analysis of a Supermassive Black Hole appeared first on ExtremeTech.

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19:36 TechInvestorNews.comThe best movies on Amazon Prime Video right now (July 2019) (Rick Marshall/Digital Trends)

Rick Marshall / Digital TrendsThe best movies on Amazon Prime Video right now (July 2019) - Amazon Prime Video provides subscribers with access to a host of fantastic films, but sorting through the catalog can be a major undertaking. Luckily, weve done the work for you. Here are the best movies on Amazon Prime Video right now. ...

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19:36 Phys.orgStudy examines how picture books introduce kids to politics

Politics have been known to put adults to sleep, but political engagement could be part of children's bedtime stories as well. Lessons about the importance of politics could be part of their early education. A new University of Kansas study analyzed political messages in the most popular picture books of the last several years to see what political messages are included and how they are presented.

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19:08 ScienceDaily.comAI-powered tool predicts cell behaviors during disease and treatment

Scientists have developed a tool that promises to reshape the way we study disease and disease treatment on a cellular level. Scientists have developed scGen, an AI-powered tool for predicting a cell's behavior in silico. scGen will help map and study cellular response to disease and treatment beyond experimentally available data.

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18:39 Nanowerk.comDynamics in quantum dots: Smallest measurable processes recorded individually

Colloquially, the term 'quantum jump' is used to describe a tremendous development. In fact, it is the smallest change of state that can still be traced. Physicists have now succeeded in measuring every single jump by optical means and drawing conclusions about the dynamics of the electrons inside a quantum dot.

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18:27 Nanowerk.comTransforming advanced nanoscience data into interactive art

Scientists and a multimedia artist generated novel representations of experimental nanoscience data through 3-D printing, sound, and virtual reality.

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18:22 ScienceDaily.comDiscovery could lead to new treatments for Parkinson's, other brain diseases

A small protein previously associated with cellular dysfunction and death in fact serves a critical function in repairing breaks in DNA, according to new research. The study is the first to demonstrate the role that alpha-synuclein plays in forestalling the demise of neurons in brain diseases such as Parkinson's. The findings suggest that it may be possible to design new therapies to replace alpha-synuclein's function or boost it in people with Parkinson's disease and other neurodegenerative disorders.

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18:10 ScienceDaily.comPhysicists discover new quantum trick for graphene: Magnetism

Physicists were stunned when two twisted sheets of graphene showed signs of superconductivity. Now scientists have shown that the wonder material also generates a type of magnetism once only dreamed of theoretically.

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18:04 Phys.orgResearchers recreate the sun's solar wind and plasma 'burps' on Earth

The sun's solar wind affects nearly everything in the solar system. It can disrupt the function of Earth's satellites and creates the lights of the auroras.

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18:04 TechnologyReview.comWhat a lack of unexplained gory deaths tells us about dark matter

A dark-matter particle of a certain size range would cause an injury like an exotic gunshot wound if it hit a human being. Fortunately, that’s apparently not the size these particles come in.

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16:31 Phys.orgTravelling towards a quantum internet at light speed

A research team lead by Osaka University demonstrated how information encoded in the circular polarization of a laser beam can be translated into the spin state of an electron in a quantum dot, each being a quantum bit and a quantum computer candidate. The achievement represents a major step towards a "quantum internet," in which future computers can rapidly and securely send and receive quantum information.

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16:21 InsideEVs.comNew BMW 330e iPerformance Presented: Video

With the introduction of the new 330e, BMW should be able to noticeably increase its plug-in car sales in Europe.

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16:19 Phys.orgImage: Ahuna Mons on Ceres

This image, based on observations from NASA's Dawn spacecraft, shows the largest mountain on the dwarf planet Ceres.

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15:56 Phys.orgImage: Hubble snaps a galactic potpourri of particles

Every now and then, the NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope glimpses a common object—say, a spiral galaxy—in an interesting or unusual way. A sharply angled perspective, such as the one shown in this Hubble image, can make it seem as if we, the viewers, are craning our necks to see over a barrier into the galaxy's bright center.

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15:56 Phys.orgThermal management of hybrid nanoparticles

In a recent study published in Nanoscale, researchers show increases in cooling time for poorer hydrocarbon solvents compared to better solvents, indicate penetration of solvent into the ligand layer facilitates improved heat transfer to the matrix.

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15:34 TechInvestorNews.comAmazon Just Brought Prime Video To VR Headsets (Slashdot)

SlashdotAmazon Just Brought Prime Video To VR Headsets - An anonymous reader quotes Variety: Oculus VR headset users just got one more video service to watch in their virtual living rooms: Amazons Prime Video service went live on Oculus Go, Quest and Samsung Gear VR headsets with a dedicated Prime Video VR app Wednesday. In addition to access to ...

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13:37 LiveScience.comCRISPR Gene Editing Will Be Used Inside Humans For the First Time in Treatment for Blindness

The first study to test the gene-editing technology CRISPR inside the human body is about to get underway in the United States, according to news reports.

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13:03 Nanowerk.comTravelling towards a quantum internet at light speed

Scientists successfully transferred and verified the angular momentum basis of quantum information from laser light to an electron trapped on a quantum dot. This work is a major step towards realizing hacker-proof interconnected quantum computers.

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13:03 Phys.orgEvery transistor has a unique quantum fingerprint—but can it be used as a form of ID?

We might imagine that electric current flows as a smooth, even stream of electrons through our electronics devices, but at the quantum scale the flow of electric current might be more accurately pictured as a bubbling brook containing many tiny ripples. These ripples can be caused by single-electron effects, which arise due to the repulsion among electrons confined in very small spaces, such as trap sites in transistors. Single-electron effects can lead to tiny changes in the current-voltage characteristics of these devices.

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12:39 AzoNano.comNovel Artificial Olfactory System Based on Self-Powered Nano-Generator

An artificial olfactory system based on a self-powered nano-generator has been built by Prof. ZHAN Yang’s team at the Shenzhen Institutes of Advanced Technology (SIAT) of the Chinese Academy of...

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12:39 TechInvestorNews.comBest movies on Amazon Prime Video: top films to watch in Australia right now (Stephen Lambrechts/TechRadar)

Stephen Lambrechts / TechRadarBest movies on Amazon Prime Video: top films to watch in Australia right now - Need some entertainment? From award-winning classics to gory grindhouse trash, Amazon Primes got it all. UPDATE: With the long-awaited sequel Top Gun: Maverick on the way, nows as good a time as any to revisit the original classic film Top Gun, which is available to stream on Amazon Prime Video ...

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11:38 Technology.orgStanford physicists count sound particles with quantum microphone

Stanford physicists have developed a “quantum microphone” so sensitive that it can measure individual particles of sound, called

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11:26 Technology.orgStanford physicists discover new quantum trick for graphene: magnetism

Sometimes the best discoveries happen when scientists least expect it. While trying to replicate another team’s finding, Stanford

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10:13 Technology.orgNew quantum phenomena helps to understand fundamental limits of graphene electronics

A team of researchers from the Universities of Manchester, Nottingham and Loughborough have discovered quantum phenomena that helps to understand the fundamental limits

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10:02 TechnologyReview.comIs AI the next big climate-change threat? We haven’t a clue

Dire warnings are being issued about AI’s energy needs, but new chip technologies and even AI itself could help keep demands for more electrical power in check.

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09:39 TechInvestorNews.comArtificial Intelligence Can Now Create Perfumes, Even Without A Sense Of Smell (Bernard Marr, Contributor/Forbes.com)

Bernard Marr, Contributor / Forbes.comArtificial Intelligence Can Now Create Perfumes, Even Without A Sense Of Smell - Can artificial intelligence create perfume even without a sense of smell? Turns out it can examine the various substances that make up perfume and analyze it against databases of sales and demographic reports to create new combinations working alongside master perfumers.Can artificial intelligence create perfume even without a sense of ...

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02:01 RoboHub.orgMaking sense of vision and touch: #ICRA2019 best paper award video and interview

PhD candidate Michelle A. Lee from the Stanford AI Lab won the best paper award at ICRA 2019 with her work “Making Sense of Vision and Touch: Self-Supervised Learning of Multimodal Representations for Contact-Rich Tasks”. You can read the paper on arxiv here. Audrow Nash was there to capture her pitch. And here’s the official […]

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01:08 InsideEVs.comWatch Distracted Driver Ram Rear Of Stopped Car: TeslaCam Video

Keep your eyes on the road at all times.

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28.07.2019
22:39 InsideEVs.comTesla Model S Raven Charging Power Tested At IONITY CCS: Video

Tesla Model S Long Range (Raven) charging power peaks at 142 kW using a CCS Combo 2 adapter in Europe.

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22:39 InsideEVs.comRivian R1T Electric Pickup Truck In Detail: Video

This clip, along with its description, sums up the R1t truck quite well.

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18:36 TechInvestorNews.comHow to take great product photos with your smartphone (Jackie Dove/Digital Trends)

Jackie Dove / Digital TrendsHow to take great product photos with your smartphone - Selling items on the online open market of Craigslist, Facebook Marketplace, or eBay is a challenge. Photographing your products at their best angle is critical. We give you essential tips on taking your best shot with your smartphone. ...

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17:40 InsideEVs.comWatch Cut-Off Car Careen Out Of Control And Jump Curb: Video

It's crazy to see what the actions of one poor driver can cause.

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17:12 SingularityHub.ComFirst Human CRISPR Trial in the US Aims to Cure Inherited Blindness

Gene editing is advancing at a faster pace than most of us can keep up with. One significant recent announcement was gene editing tool CRISPR’s application to non-genetic diseases thanks to a new ability to edit single letters in RNA. Even as CRISPR reaches milestones like this, scientists continue to find new uses for it […]

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04:33 TechInvestorNews.comGoogle’s DeepMind is training Waymo’s self-driving cars like StarCraft II bots (Aaron Mamiit/Digital Trends)

Aaron Mamiit / Digital TrendsGoogle’s DeepMind is training Waymo’s self-driving cars like StarCraft II bots - Googles DeepMind and Waymo are teaming up to train the neural networks of self-driving cars. The partnership is using population-based training, which was created to speed up the learning process of computers playing StarCraft II. ...

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04:33 TechInvestorNews.comGoogle’s DeepMind is training Waymo’s self-driving cars like StarCraft II bots (Aaron Mamiit/Digital Trends)

Aaron Mamiit / Digital TrendsGoogle’s DeepMind is training Waymo’s self-driving cars like StarCraft II bots - Googles DeepMind and Waymo are teaming up to train the neural networks of self-driving cars. The partnership is using population-based training, which was created to speed up the learning process of computers playing StarCraft II. ...

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02:00 InsideEVs.comTesla Model S Performance Raven Range Test Results By Bjorn: Video

Top of the line Tesla Model S is now able to go almost 360 miles in a real-world drive at 90 km/h (56 mph)

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27.07.2019
20:35 TechInvestorNews.comMicrosoft Bets $1 Billion On The Holy Grail Of AI (Artificial Intelligence) (Tom Taulli, Contributor/Forbes: Entrepreneurs)

Tom Taulli, Contributor / Forbes: EntrepreneursMicrosoft Bets $1 Billion On The Holy Grail Of AI (Artificial Intelligence) - The focus will be on developing a platform for AGI (Artificial General Intelligence).The focus will be on developing a platform for AGI (Artificial General Intelligence). ...

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19:25 InsideEVs.comWhat Car? Checks If MG ZS EV Is Really An Absolute Bargain: Video

MG ZS EV could be a bridgehead for MG (and its parent company SAIC) to offer EVs in Europe. An affordable price is the way to enter.

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19:14 CryptoCoinsNews.comFlying Soldiers & Nano Satellites: Are France & Macron Going Nuts?

Eager to shed its “dropped once, never fired” reputation, France is assiduously gearing up for World War III. And the latest additions to President Macron’s armed forces will leave even the best military strategist speechless. A “Space Command” with laser-shooting Nano-satellites, an army of science fiction writers, and a Green Goblin-inspired flying soldier are just […]
The post Flying Soldiers & Nano Satellites: Are France & Macron Going Nuts? appeared first on CCN Markets

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08:32 Phys.orgPhysicists count sound particles with quantum microphone

Stanford physicists have developed a "quantum microphone" so sensitive that it can measure individual particles of sound, called phonons.

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00:23 ScienceDaily.comPhysicists count sound particles with quantum microphone

A device that eavesdrops on the quantum whispers of atoms could form the basis of a new type of quantum computer.

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26.07.2019
23:30 TechInvestorNews.comThe Trade Desk hits 52-week high on deal to sell video ads on Amazon Fire TV (CNBC: Top News)

CNBC: Top NewsThe Trade Desk hits 52-week high on deal to sell video ads on Amazon Fire TV - Amazon is opening up some of its video ad inventory for third-party ad tech companies. ...

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23:07 ScienceMag.orgTop stories: Mite-proof bees, dark matter ‘bullets,’ and the tiny monkeys replanting the Amazon

This week’s top Science news

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22:19 ExtremeTech.comET Deals: Vizio 65-Inch Quantum 4K TV $998, Dell Core i5 1080p Laptop $599, Samsung Galaxy S10e $549

Today's top deal is a TV that uses Quantom-Dot technology to create images with up to 115 percent more color than your standard 4K LCD TV.
The post ET Deals: Vizio 65-Inch Quantum 4K TV $998, Dell Core i5 1080p Laptop $599, Samsung Galaxy S10e $549 appeared first on ExtremeTech.

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22:19 TechnologyReview.comA new tool uses AI to spot text written by AI

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22:19 CNBC technologyThe Trade Desk hits 52-week high on deal to sell video ads on Amazon Fire TV

Amazon is opening up some of its video ad inventory for third-party ad tech companies.

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21:45 LiveScience.comMan Dies From Rare 'Brain-Eating' Amoeba After Swimming In North Carolina Lake

A man in North Carolina died from a rare "brain-eating" amoeba infection after swimming in a lake at a local water park, according to news reports.

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21:33 TechInvestorNews.comAn early Lyft backer has invested in self-driving cars, artificial intelligence, robotic farm equipm (Graham Rapier/Business Insider: Finance)

Graham Rapier / Business Insider: FinanceAn early Lyft backer has invested in self-driving cars, artificial intelligence, robotic farm equipm - Autotech Ventures, a San Francisco-based firm with a portfolio valued at nearly $200 million, has made investments in almost every segment of the red-hot transportation space. The fund invested in Lyft three years before its initial public offering this year and has other bets in everything from electric-vehicle charging networks, ...

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21:23 InsideEVs.comLet's Look At New Images Of Honda e Digital Dashboard

Honda is on the forefront of putting more screens in production EVs.

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21:22 Nanowerk.comBioinspired nanoparticles remodel tumor stroma to enhance nanoparticle accessibility to cancer cells

Scientists propose a bioinspired lipoproteins (bLP)-mediated strategy, aiming at inducing photothermia to disrupt the tumor stromal microenvironments (TSM) barriers and augmenting the accessibility of second-wave nanoparticles to cancer cells to suppress tumor relapse and metastasis.

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19:18 Physics.Aps.orgFocus: Biological Attacks Have Lessons for Image Recognition

Author(s): Ramin Skibba A trick that pathogens use against the immune system turns out to be similar to a technique for fooling an image recognition algorithm.
[Physics 12, 86] Published Fri Jul 26, 2019

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18:58 Phys.orgImages show Lightsail 2 spacecraft's solar sail has deployed

Photos transmitted from The Planetary Society's LightSail 2 spacecraft orbiting Earth confirm that it successfully deployed its solar sail.

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18:07 ScienceDaily.comBrain-inspired computer system sheds surprising new light on how images impact emotions

Neuroscientists have developed a brain-inspired computer system that can look at an image and determine what emotion it evokes in people. Combining it with brain-imaging tests, they've learned images impact emotions more than once thought.

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17:51 InsideEVs.comPorsche Cayenne E-Hybrid Reviewed On Winding Roads Of Oregon: Video

Let's check out the Porsche Cayenne E-Hybrid plug-in hybrid SUV, which recently has not been able to attract more than several percent of Cayenne buyers in the U.S.

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17:38 Phys.orgImage: Lake Balaton in western Hungary from orbit

The Copernicus Sentinel-2 mission takes us over Lake Balaton in western Hungary. With a surface area of around 600 sq km and a length of around 78 km, this freshwater lake is the largest in central Europe.

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17:27 LiveScience.com'Dark Matter Bullets' Could Tear Through the Human Body, Wild New Study Suggests

A type of dark matter might be capable of causing gunshot-like wounds.

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17:21 Aps.org Editors' SuggestionsAxion dark matter detection with CMB polarization

Author(s): Michael A. Fedderke, Peter W. Graham, and Surjeet Rajendran Very light axion (fuzzy) dark matter would have an impact on CMB polarization. The authors examine two effects, from early and late axion oscillations, and use them to put constraints on the allowed mass and couplings of such particles. They also discuss prospects for future discovery.
[Phys. Rev. D 100, 015040] Published Fri Jul 26, 2019

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17:11 SingularityHub.ComBrain-Machine Interfaces Are Getting Better and Better—and Neuralink’s New Brain Implant Pushes the Pace

Elon Musk grabbed a lot of attention with his July 16 announcement that his company Neuralink plans to implant electrodes into the brains of people with paralysis by next year. Their first goal is to create assistive technology to help people who can’t move or are unable to communicate. If you haven’t been paying attention, […]

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16:18 InsideEVs.comPolestar 2 Walkaround In London At World Tour: Video

Here is a quick look at the Polestar 2 exterior and interior.

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16:05 Nanowerk.comNew quantum phenomenon helps to understand fundamental limits of graphene electronics

A new study describes how electrons in a single atomically-thin sheet of graphene scatter off the vibrating carbon atoms which make up the hexagonal crystal lattice.

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16:05 AzoRobotics.comProgenics Pharmaceuticals Collaborates with VAGLAHS on AI Research Program for Medical Imaging

Progenics Pharmaceuticals, Inc., an oncology company developing innovative medicines and imaging technology for targeting and treating cancer, announced their collaboration with the VA Greater Los...

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15:54 LiveScience.comEinstein's Theory of Relativity Holds Up Around a Supermassive Black Hole

Astronomers have shown that Einstein's ideas about the warping of space and time holds true as the best description yet of how gravity works.

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15:42 Phys.orgNew quantum phenomenon helps to understand fundamental limits of graphene electronics

A team of researchers from the Universities of Manchester, Nottingham and Loughborough has discovered a quantum phenomenon that helps to understand the fundamental limits of graphene electronics.

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15:30 Nanowerk.comPhysicists discover new quantum trick for graphene: magnetism

Physicists were stunned when two twisted sheets of graphene showed signs of superconductivity. Now scientists have shown that the material also generates a type of magnetism once only dreamed of theoretically.

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14:55 Phys.orgEngineers find new way to create single-chain protein nanostructures

The ancient art of paper folding known as origami is used to make intricate birds or other shapes. Inspired by the work of DNA origami, in which nanostructures are made from folding DNA, a team of engineers at the McKelvey School of Engineering at Washington University in St. Louis has found a new way to create single-chain protein nanostructures by using synthetic biology and protein-assembly techniques.

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14:31 Phys.orgPhysicists discover new quantum trick for graphene: magnetism

Sometimes the best discoveries happen when scientists least expect it. While trying to replicate another team's finding, Stanford physicists recently stumbled upon a novel form of magnetism, predicted but never seen before, that is generated when two honeycomb-shaped lattices of carbon are carefully stacked and rotated to a special angle.

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14:09 Reuters.com TechnologySoftBank-backed Tokopedia bets on logistics, AI for Indonesia growth

Indonesian e-commerce unicorn Tokopedia is investing in two logistics companies and using artificial intelligence to predict buying behavior as part of an effort to speed delivery and slash shipping costs in the world's biggest archipelago.

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13:33 TechInvestorNews.comVMWare acquires Uhana in AI mobile innovation, automaton push (ZDNet Latest News)

ZDNet Latest NewsVMWare acquires Uhana in AI mobile innovation, automaton push - VMWare wants to capitalize on the emerging AI and automaton carrier market. ...

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13:23 WindPowerMonthly.comVIDEO: The long and winding road -- blade transportation in Norway

After months of planning and modifying Norway's narrow, winding roads, the first turbine has been delivered and installed at Engie and Susi Partners' 208MW Tonstad wind farm.

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12:24 WindPowerMonthly.comVIDEO: Logistical challenges of remote development

After months of modifications to narrow, winding roads, the first turbine has been delivered to Engie and Susi Partners' Tonstad wind farm, and installed.

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10:32 Technology.orgLoneliness affects long-term brain function, according to new study

Using the zebra finch, a songbird, the researchers looked at the effects of short-term social isolation on measures

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09:43 Technology.orgMilky Way’s central black hole puts Einstein’s theories to the test

University of California astronomers have tested Albert Einstein’s theories of relativity in the crucible of the monstrous black

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09:32 TechInvestorNews.comThe Amazing Ways Dubai Airport Uses Artificial Intelligence (Bernard Marr, Contributor/Forbes.com)

Bernard Marr, Contributor / Forbes.comThe Amazing Ways Dubai Airport Uses Artificial Intelligence - Dubai International Airport is committed to using AI to increase efficiency and improve travelers experiences. Backed by a government that makes artificial intelligence innovation a priority in all sectors of the country, the airport is testing and implementing many AI-powered solutions. Dubai International Airport is committed to using AI to ...

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08:56 Technology.orgInnovative AI system could help make fuel cells more efficient

An artificial intelligence system developed by a Cornell-led team has identified a promising material for creating more efficient

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06:21 ScienceDaily.comImmune therapy takes a 'BiTE' out of brain cancer

Investigators have created a new method that could make immune therapy more effective again brain tumors and expand its use against other types of solid tumors.

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05:07 GizmagDragonfly brains could make missile defenses faster and more accurate


Researchers at Sandia National Laboratories led by computational neuroscientist Frances Chance are looking to the common dragonfly for clues to develop smaller, more efficient missile defenses. By replicating the predatory insect's brain in a computer algorithm, the goal is to create interceptors that can lock on to threats much faster and achieve a much higher kill ratio.
.. Continue Reading Dragonfly brains could make missile defenses faster and more accurate Category: Military Tags: Biomimicry Insect Missile Defense Sandia Labs

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04:21 NYT ScienceMan Dies of ‘Brain-Eating’ Amoeba After Swimming in Lake

Naegleria fowleri, a single-celled organism found in warm freshwater, can be fatal if it enters the body through the nose.

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03:58 NYT HealthMan Dies of ‘Brain-Eating’ Amoeba After Swimming in Lake

Naegleria fowleri, a single-celled organism found in warm freshwater, can be fatal if it enters the body through the nose.

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03:49 Reuters.com TechnologySoftBank Group announces new $108 billion Vision Fund aimed at AI

SoftBank Group Corp announced on Friday a second Vision Fund aimed at investing in AI technology, saying it had secured memoranda of understandings (MOUs) for about $108 billion from companies including Apple and Microsoft .

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01:43 ScientificAmerican.ComTourist Photos Help African Wildlife Census

Photos snapped by safari tourists are a surprisingly accurate way to assess populations of African carnivores. Christopher Intagliata reports.  -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com

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00:39 TechInvestorNews.comAI Opportunity Is Nascent for Microsoft Partners (Redmond Channel Partner | Blogs)

Redmond Channel Partner | BlogsAI Opportunity Is Nascent for Microsoft Partners - If it seems like theres more talk about AI than there is market momentum, thats a feature -- not a bug -- for partners, according to Microsofts Julia White. ...

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25.07.2019
23:41 TechInvestorNews.comWhat’s New in Civic Tech: New York Creates Commission on AI (Zack Quaintance /Gov't News: Headlines)

Zack Quaintance / Gov't News: HeadlinesWhat’s New in Civic Tech: New York Creates Commission on AI - New York has created a temporary state commission aimed at investigating how best to regulate artificial intelligence, robotics and automation. New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo signed legislation to create the commission this week, which has been dubbed the New York State Artificial Intelligence, Robotics and Automation Commission. The nascent group ...

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22:51 Reuters.com ScienceStar orbiting massive black hole lends support to Einstein's theory

Observations of light coming from a star zipping in orbit around the humongous black hole at the center of our galaxy have provided fresh evidence backing Albert Einstein's 1915 theory of general relativity, astronomers said on Thursday.

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22:46 Nature.ComSupermassive black hole puts Einstein’s theory to the test

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22:39 TechInvestorNews.comCapture stunning photos with this Panasonic camera for $302 less on Amazon (Timothy Taylor/Digital Trends)

Timothy Taylor / Digital TrendsCapture stunning photos with this Panasonic camera for $302 less on Amazon - The new breed of bridge cameras is now equipped with large sensors for superb image quality and excellent zoom range, like the Panasonic Lumix FZ1000. Right now, Amazon is offering it for $302 less from its original $800 cost. ...

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22:15 GizmagNASA marks Chandra space telescope s 20th anniversary with gallery of stunning new images


NASA has celebrated the 20th anniversary of the Chandra X-ray Observatory's orbital life with a collection of new images that reflect the beauty and scientific importance of the veteran space telescope's work. The gallery includes a vista detailing the center of our galaxy, a beautiful supernova remnant, and a stellar nursery populated by massive, hot young stars.
.. Continue Reading NASA marks Chandra space telescope's 20th anniversary with gallery of stunning new images Category: Space Tags: Anniversary Gallery Images NASA X-ray

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21:41 TechInvestorNews.comGoogle Images Now Lets You Swipe Up To Open a Search Result (Slashdot)

SlashdotGoogle Images Now Lets You Swipe Up To Open a Search Result - Building on a burgeoning ecosystem, Google today debuted a new, faster way to visit pages from Google Images on the web: Swipe to Visit. Courtesy AMP (Accelerated Mobile Pages), when you select an image in Search on a supported smartphone, youll see a preview of the website header at the ...

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21:23 NewScientist.ComStar hurtling around a giant black hole proves Einstein right - again

We watched a star orbit the supermassive black hole at the centre of our galaxy for 24 years and its light is stretched just as Einstein predicted it should be

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20:47 ScienceDaily.comBreakthrough in quantum computing

Chemistry and physics researchers have advanced quantum simulation by devising an algorithm that can more efficiently calculate the properties of molecules on a noisy quantum computer.

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20:29 FT.com TechnologyDeepMind helps Waymo train self-driving cars

Collaboration comes as AI researchers try to prove commercial worth to Alphabet

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20:23 ScienceDaily.comBrain matter alterations in U.S. government personnel who developed neurological symptoms in Cuba

Advanced neuroimaging reveals key brain differences, particularly in the cerebellum, between impacted patients and healthy individuals, which may underlie clinical findings previously reported.

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20:16 AzoRobotics.comROBOTTECA Announces Availability of First Humanoid Robot Software for Learning a New Language

ChartaCloud ROBOTTECA ("ROBOTTECA") today announced an agreement with Curious Technologies Ltd. of Finland to offer its language learning software called ELIAS Robot Software...

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19:46 ScienceDaily.comBrains work in sync during music therapy

For the first time researchers have been able to demonstrate that the brains of a patient and therapist become synchronized during a music therapy session, a breakthrough that could improve future interactions between patients and therapists.

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19:40 TechInvestorNews.comGoogle brings AMP-powered search to Google Images (Engadget)

EngadgetGoogle brings AMP-powered search to Google Images - Google wants to make it easier for users to search for content through Google Images. To do so, its rolling out a new, AMP-powered Swipe to Visit feature. When you select an image, youll see a preview of the website header at the bottom of the screen. You can keep ...

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19:16 Nanowerk.comResearchers construct an artificial olfactory system based on self-powered nano-generator

This device can sense different odor molecules and recognize different odors. It has been demonstrated in vivo in animal models.

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19:16 TechnologyReview.comPalmer Luckey’s military startup will monitor US bases with AI

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