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Serial tech entrepreneur Bryan Johnson has established a $100,000,000 fund to support start-ups that seek to bring about a sci-fi future in the present.Read More...
From: Big Think | By: Robert Montenegro | Monday, October 20, 2014
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"Ideas are like fish. If you want to catch little fish, you can stay in the shallow water. But if you want to catch the big fish, you've got to go deeper. Down deep the fish are more powerful and more pure. They're huge and abstract. And they're...
From: Big Think | By: Big Think Editors | Monday, October 20, 2014
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Where most designers with a focus on senior living strive to make tasks easier, Tommy Dykes hopes his designs will encourage curiosity and promote conversation.Read More...
From: Big Think | By: Robert Montenegro | Monday, October 20, 2014
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About 75% of Americans aged 18 to 30 disenfranchised themselves by not voting in the 2010 midterm elections. The Economist recently explored the political apprehensions of the country's most fickle voter bloc.Read More...
From: Big Think | By: Robert Montenegro | Monday, October 20, 2014
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The popular party drug causes the brain to release huge amounts of serotonin, dopamine, and other pleasure-inducing chemicals. But when the body seeks to restore equilibrium, sometimes too many of the chemicals get destroyed leaving the user with a depressing...
From: Big Think | By: Robert Montenegro | Monday, October 20, 2014
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My neighborhood is a tranquil place—the sort of area where you watch images of war and oppression from far away. Those columns of black smoke, the men riding by with their Kalashnikovs at at the ready, seem to come from another world. And, as always...
From: Big Think | By: David Berreby | Monday, October 20, 2014
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The more time you and your employees spend answering the same old questions, the less time you have to conduct business. Empower your customers by providing simple avenues by which they can find answers to all the usual queries.Read More...
From: Big Think | By: Robert Montenegro | Monday, October 20, 2014
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Google’s self-driving car and the automobile industry's related efforts are breathing life into the seven-plus decade dream of the automated highway, which was first introduced as a concept at the 1939 World’s Fair. Older adults, in particular,...
From: Big Think | By: Joseph F Coughlin | Monday, October 20, 2014
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Despite the sky-high salaries of Major League baseball players, the 6,000 non-union athletes who play in the minors are often paid less than minimum wage with no overtime. Some make as little as $6,500 over the entire season.Read More...
From: Big Think | By: Robert Montenegro | Sunday, October 19, 2014
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Madeline Levine discusses an instance when one overbearing father shared a little too much information. From her Big Think interview on parenting, available here.Read More...
From: Big Think | By: Big Think Editors | Sunday, October 19, 2014
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Some health advocates believe the public would eat healthier if they were informed just how much they'd have to exercise to work off a bowl of sugary cereal or a liter of cola.Read More...
From: Big Think | By: Robert Montenegro | Sunday, October 19, 2014
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A $1.5 million grant will allow researchers from a consortium of different schools develop body-degradable implants that can be calibrated to dissolve after a predetermined amount of time.Read More...
From: Big Think | By: Robert Montenegro | Sunday, October 19, 2014
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Today is the 658th anniversary of the most significant seismic event in the record history of Central Europe. A magnitude 7.0 earthquake decimated the Swiss town of Basel and leveled every church within 30 km.Read More...
From: Big Think | By: Robert Montenegro | Saturday, October 18, 2014
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Much is often said about America's growing racial diversity and its effect on the future of politics. Perhaps not enough is being said about the country's rapidly aging population.Read More...
From: Big Think | By: Robert Montenegro | Saturday, October 18, 2014
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The renowned physicist and scholar discusses the science of lucid dreaming, from his Big Think interview posted earlier this week. Read More...
From: Big Think | By: Big Think Editors | Saturday, October 18, 2014
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Dr. Atul Gawande's new book Being Mortal explains how doctors focused on saving lives often find themselves unprepared to guide terminal patients toward their inevitable ends.Read More...
From: Big Think | By: Robert Montenegro | Saturday, October 18, 2014
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Workplace survival during a leadership change is an exercise in Social Darwinism (and sometimes involves more bootlicking than we'd like to admit).Read More
From: Big Think | By: Robert Montenegro | Saturday, October 18, 2014
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Under most circumstances, the bones and cells protecting our brain are a blessing. But when it comes to delivering vital medicine to patients with disorders such as Alzheimer's, scientists have turned to creative solutions to infiltrate the brain's defenses.Read...
From: Big Think | By: Robert Montenegro | Saturday, October 18, 2014
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