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Continue Reading... Two Brain Networks—Both Key to Consciousness
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Two Brain Networks—Both Key to Consciousness

One of the most recent studies showed a clear relationship between two brain networks critical to consciousness…

Continue Reading... Tesla Is Clearing a Forest Outside Berlin for Its First European Gigafactory
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Tesla Is Clearing a Forest Outside Berlin for Its First European Gigafactory

Tesla is having a banner year, and we’re not even two months in. After reaching what was an all-time high…

Continue Reading... Buddhism | History, Systems, Mythology, & Practice
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Buddhism | History, Systems, Mythology, & Practice

Buddhism is a faith that was founded by Siddhartha Gautama (“the Buddha”) more than 2,500 years ago in India. With about 470 million followers, scholars consider Buddhism one of the major world religions. Its practice has historically been most prominent in East and Southeast Asia, but its influence is growing in the West. Many Buddhist […]

Continue Reading... AI Just Discovered a New Antibiotic to Kill the World’s Nastiest Bacteria
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AI Just Discovered a New Antibiotic to Kill the World’s Nastiest Bacteria

Penicillin, one of the greatest discoveries in the history of medicine, was a product of chance. After returning from summer…

Continue Reading... Elon Musk’s Boring Company Finishes First Tunnel for 155mph Vegas Loop
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Elon Musk’s Boring Company Finishes First Tunnel for 155mph Vegas Loop

Last month I attended the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Vegas. I had a list of all the tech I…

Continue Reading... Could a USB-C Charger’s Chip Get You to the Moon? This Guy Did the Math so You Don’t Have To
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Could a USB-C Charger’s Chip Get You to the Moon? This Guy Did the Math so You Don’t Have To

Comparing today’s computers to their famous ancestors is a popular pastime. As we celebrated the 50th anniversary of the moon…

Continue Reading... The Weird, the Wacky, the Just Plain Cool: Best of CES 2020
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The Weird, the Wacky, the Just Plain Cool: Best of CES 2020

As you know if you’ve ever been to, heard of, or read about the annual Consumer Electronics Show in Vegas,…

Continue Reading... Five Major Central Banks Unite to Explore Launching Their Own Digital Currencies
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Five Major Central Banks Unite to Explore Launching Their Own Digital Currencies

In the beginning, there was Satoshi. It’s been a little over a decade since the pseudonymous founder of Bitcoin introduced…

Continue Reading... This Marvelous Machine Splits Moon Dust into Oxygen and Metal
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This Marvelous Machine Splits Moon Dust into Oxygen and Metal

Called molten salt heat electrolysis, the process involves heating up a basket of simulated moon dust—which is a close approximation to the real thing—and calcium chloride salt to 950 degrees…