Tag: Nature

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Future Workspaces Will be Coworking Space

Does your current workspace have a desk, a chair, and a computer? Maybe it has a conveyor belt and protective gear that everyone wears. Maybe your workspace is a shared office that you rent with...
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5 Mind Control Stories That Might Start the Zombie Apocalypse

From mushrooms and parasites to lab-enhanced substances, nature is all about mind control. Here, we'll examine mind-control methods and the possible causes of a zombie apocalypse. When we wrote about Stranger Things last year, we dove...
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Top 10 Scientific Achievements of 2017

Here's a fun list of 10 of the most promising scientific accomplishments that we witnessed during the past year. All year long in 2017, scientists in numerous fields tested their knowledge to acquire new insights....
Digitally Printed Cyanobacteria Used to Create Bio-Solar Panel

Digitally Printed Cyanobacteria Used to Create Bio-Solar Panel

Scientists just used digitally printed cyanobacteria to create a biophotovoltaic panel. Researchers from the Imperial College of London, University of Cambridge, and Central Saint Martin teamed up to create a simple paper-based bio-solar panel using...
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Thunderclouds are Particle Accelerators; Lightning Creates Antimatter

A study by Japanese researchers shows how storms emit gamma rays after matter and antimatter particles are created during lightning strikes.  Gamma rays, the highest energy form of electromagnetic radiation, can be generated during violent...
New Surgical Heart Implant Could Save Kids From Multiple Surgeries

New Surgical Heart Implant Could Save Kids From Multiple Surgeries

A new surgical heart implant might just be the solution to heart defects that affect millions of kids worldwide. While medical implants have successfully saved the lives of millions of adults around the world, it...
New AlphaGo Zero "Unsupervised" AI is 100X Better While Using 10% Computing Power

New AlphaGo Zero “Unsupervised” AI is 100X Better While Using 10% Computing Power

DeepMind has introduced a new AlphaGo program and this time, it's a far superior Go player than the last iteration. DeepMind, Google's artificial intelligence arm, just unveiled the latest version of its AlphaGo program, the...
Magic Mushroom to Treat Depression, Possible According to Studies

Magic Mushroom to Treat Depression is Possible According to Studies

*Disclaimer* The following article should not be interpreted as medical diagnosis or treatment advice. If you're concerned about depression or mental illness, contact your general physician or psychiatrist. A recently published study suggested that eating...
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Why Scientists Make Real Animals Interact With VR in the Lab

New VR technologies are allowing living animals to interact with computer controlled stimulus. How useful are the observations? If we could dress up as a convincing elephant, we might figure out why elephants are afraid...
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New Thin Film Solar Cells Create Possibilities for Better Devices

Edgy Labs delves into the world of microelectronic semiconductors as we explore the new thin film solar cell technology that may expand possibilities for cheaper, and more efficient, devices. Over the past half-century, scientists have...