by Ian Chant: Psychedelic drugs are making a quiet comeback, as a smattering of recent studies have demonstrated their medicinal potential.
Articles for Science
At the recent DLD Moscow Conference Singularity University’s Salim Ismail and internet entrepreneur Brad Templeton highlighted how exponential technology effects are already revolutionizing business and society.
The Matrix is real… and everyone here at NASA for the GSP has taken the red pill.
Slowly but surely, something interesting is happening in the commercial building sector. Call it the Empire State Building effect: more and more owners of large, commercial buildings have gotten the memo on how quickly energy efficient building upgrades can pay for themselves
by Beth Buczynski: We are addicted to plastic. For a material that’s only been around for about 60 years, we sure do like to use (and waste) a lot of it.
by Katherine Harmon: Mice have a jungle of bacteria, viruses and fungi in their stomachs—and so do we. These microorganisms help both mice and us break down dinner.
by Paul Willis: It’s been nearly four years in the making but it’s finally arrived.
The sun sends enormous amounts of energy toward Earth, but why don’t coronal mass ejections cause the same type of havoc as they do for Mercury and Venus?
Futurist and inventor, Ray Kurzweil recently spoke at Gawker Media’s New York Tech Meetup. For those familiar with Kurzweil he presents a lot of his common themes and stories about exponential technology and the Singularity, additionally, he attributes “all” of his “insights and inventions” to one single habit: thinking in his dreams.
Deepak Chopra, M.D. explores the power of physiology to alter human emotion and behavior, and the forces beyond physical reality that really shape our lives.