Category Archives: Science

Elon Musk wants to hook your brain directly up to computers — starting next year

Tesla and SpaceX founder Elon Musk announced a goal of implanting chips into human brains as early as next year to create direct human connections to computers.
— Read on www.nbcnews.com/mach/tech/elon-musk-wants-hook-your-brain-directly-computers-starting-next-ncna1030631

What is a smart city and how does one plan for it? | TechRadar

The exponential growth of cities around the globe comes with new technical challenges, and the potential for smart cities.
— Read on www.techradar.com/news/what-is-a-smart-city-and-how-does-one-plan-for-it

Deep-Sea Video Captures Incredibly Rare Scene Of A Shark Being Swallowed Whole | IFLScience

A deep-sea video filmed by NOAA ship the Okeanos Explorer captures an ocean floor shark feeding frenzy off the coast of South Carolina – and the bizarre mo
— Read on www.iflscience.com/plants-and-animals/deepsea-video-captures-incredibly-rare-scene-of-a-shark-being-swallowed-whole/

Uber’s flying taxi will slash your commute by 2023 | TechRadar

The electric passenger drone will cruise at up to 150mph, and should eventually be cheaper than making trips by car.
— Read on www.techradar.com/news/ubers-flying-taxi-will-slash-your-commute-by-2023

Sequential LASER ART and CRISPR Treatments Eliminate HIV-1 in a Subset of Infected Humanized Mice | Nature Communications

Here, the authors show that sequential treatment with long-acting slow-effective release ART and AAV9- based delivery of CRISPR-Cas9 results in undetectable levels of virus and integrated DNA in a subset of humanized HIV-1 infected mice. This proof-of-concept study sugges…
— Read on www.nature.com/articles/s41467-019-10366-y