In a talk titled “Beyond Today”, Google’s CEO Larry Page infused Zeitgeist 2012 attendees with a healthy dose of optimism and a call to make ambitious bets, be better organized and work harder to accelerate technology and improve people’s lives.
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It is a well-worn cliche but age really is a state of mind. If you follow these simple tips you’ll feel soon younger than your years.
The Dawn of the Maya Part 6. Archaeologists are uncovering the early years of the ancient Maya to reveal a culture more dynamic and sophisticated than ever believed, featuring flourishing cities, powerful kings, and massive pyramids before the time of Christ.
The era of commercial spaceflight has begun. Early Friday morning SpaceX, a private company with less than 2,000 employees and and average age of 30, entered a domain that had until now been – literally and figuratively – occupied by big governments with really big budgets.
by Joan Borysenko, Ph.D.) One of the greatest gifts you can give to another person is listening.
Nokia and the X PRIZE Foundation have teamed up to launch the Nokia Sensing X CHALLENGE, which will award $2.25 million to a team that develops the most innovative biosensors.
by Timothy Stenovec: UPDATE: The Dragon capsule was successfully captured at 8:56 a.m. EDT by NASA astronaut Don Pettit, using the International Space Station’s (ISS) robotic arm. SpaceX is the first private company to launch and dock a spacecraft at the ISS.
(Reuters) – A decision on where to site the Square Kilometre Array (SKA) radio telescope, either South Africa or Australia and New Zealand, could be made on Friday.
by Peter Murray: Scientists are doing their best to give us the gift of immortality. The latest in the fight against ever dying is a gene therapy that gives mice a healthy dose of telomerase, the enzyme that keeps our chromosomes – and thus our cells and bodies – “young.”
by Peter Murray: A clinical trial testing a gene therapy for HIV patients is now 11 years old. Recently, the researchers running the study published an examination of the patients after all this time. Of the study’s 43 patients, all were healthy,