#430007 ‘Harder, better, faster, ...

What if running the 26.2 miles of a marathon only felt like running 24.9 miles, or if you could improve your average running pace from 9:14 minutes/mile to 8:49 minutes/mile without weeks of training? Researchers at the Wyss Institute and John A. Paulson School of Engineering and Applied Sciences (SEAS) at Harvard University have demonstrated that a tethered soft exosuit can reduce the metabolic cost of running on a treadmill by 5.4% compared to not wearing the exosuit, bringing […] Continue Reading…

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#429999 Human-level AI Is Right Around the ...

Ray Kurzweil, Nick Bostrom, and others weigh in on the future of artificial intelligence[Read more…]

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#429994 World Science Festival 2017: Watch It ...

Science enthusiasts take to the streets of NYC to get their fill of amazing ideas and discussion on everything from the human regeneration and artificial intelligence to evolution and human connectedness. Watch live webcasts on Live Science.[Read more…]

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#429990 All the Latest, Most Exciting Robotics ...

We're at the IEEE International Conference on Robotics and Automation 2017 in Singapore[Read more…]

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#429985 7 Big Tech Trends That Are Changing the ...

Manufacturing is dirty, dull, and outmoded. It’s a slow-moving industry stuck in the past as new technologies out of Silicon Valley threaten to upend it. Stereotypes are fun, and misleading.
Let’s not forget manufacturing is the industry that made the modern age.
While many were musing about robots in science fiction, manufacturers were putting them to practical use. As tech news headlines hyped up 3D printing, manufacturers had been prototyping with it for decades. And though information technology is the source […] Continue Reading…

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