Continue Reading... The Internet Is a Force of Nature. It’s Our Job to Civilize It.
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The Internet Is a Force of Nature. It’s Our Job to Civilize It.

We’re a long way from the halcyon days of the early internet, when the promise of a decentralized digital communications network meant anyone could talk to anyone without appealing to the gatekeepers.

Continue Reading... This Light-based Nervous System Helps Robots ‘Feel’
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This Light-based Nervous System Helps Robots ‘Feel’

Last night, way past midnight, I stumbled onto my porch blindly grasping for my keys after a hellish day of international travel. Lights were low, I was half-asleep, yet my hand grabbed the keychain, found the lock, and opened the door.

Continue Reading... Printable Organs are Closer than Ever Thanks to Three Bioprinting Breakthroughs
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Printable Organs are Closer than Ever Thanks to Three Bioprinting Breakthroughs

Over the next few weeks, while browsing cuties on the dating app, Tinder, you may find an image of a…

Continue Reading... These 7 Disruptive Technologies Could Be Worth Trillions of Dollars
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These 7 Disruptive Technologies Could Be Worth Trillions of Dollars

Scientists, technologists, engineers, and visionaries are building the future. Amazing things are in the pipeline. It’s a big deal. But…

Continue Reading... New Burger Robot Will Take Command of the Grill in 50 Fast Food Restaurants
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New Burger Robot Will Take Command of the Grill in 50 Fast Food Restaurants

Would your burger taste as delicious if it was made by a robot? You’ll soon be able to find out…

Continue Reading... Inching Towards Abundant Water: New Progress in Desalination Tech
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Inching Towards Abundant Water: New Progress in Desalination Tech

In early 2018, Cape Town, South Africa came dangerously close to being the world’s first major city to run out…

Continue Reading... Are Robots Coming for Our Jobs? Careful, It’s a Trick Question
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Are Robots Coming for Our Jobs? Careful, It’s a Trick Question

The robots are coming, and they’ll probably take your job when they get here. Oh wait—have you heard that recently?…

Continue Reading... Exploring the Great Mysteries of Consciousness and Free Will With Annaka Harris
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Exploring the Great Mysteries of Consciousness and Free Will With Annaka Harris

For thousands of years, humankind has been plagued by to two essential questions: Why do I have this unique voice…

Stranger Things
Continue Reading... Stranger Things: Behind the Music
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Stranger Things: Behind the Music