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Is Life After Death Stored in Quantum Information?

While scientists debate what consciousness is, the University of Arizona’s Stuart Hameroff and British...
August 17, 2017

Are You Ready to Program Your Next Meal?

In the restaurant business, customer service is of paramount business. Whether it is ordering...
August 16, 2017

Is the “Old Me” Destroyed When I Teleport From Mars?

I am stranded on Mars. The fuel tanks on my return vessel ruptured, and...
August 7, 2017

Can You Command a Fleet of Starships?

Imagine a fleet of starships comprised of science fiction’s most famous vessels. The massive...
August 1, 2017

When They Take Away Your Car

Depending on who you listen to, a driverless world could happen as soon as...
July 31, 2017

Should We Proceed With Human Embryo Editing?

We’ve had the ability to alter genetic material in cells for some time, using...
July 30, 2017

What Are the Possible Effects of Hyperloop?

Well, it might finally be happening. Tesla CEO Elon Musk has long touted his...
July 22, 2017

Will Asimov’s Laws Protect Humans From Robots?

How do you stop a robot from hurting people? Many existing robots, such as...
July 18, 2017

Will This App Replicate You?

Replika launched in March. At its core is a messaging app where users spend...
July 14, 2017

What’s On Your Mind – Is Telepathy the New Communication?

Imagine if telepathy were real. If, for example, you could transmit your thoughts to...
July 8, 2017

Why Do We Need Science Fiction?

We know that the diameter of the Earth is about 12500 km. But that...
July 1, 2017

Is Unconditional Income the Answer?

We require the exchange of money for the basic necessities of life like food...
June 26, 2017

Has a 100 Year Old Physics Problem Been Solved?

Researchers recently challenged a fundamental law and discovered that more electromagnetic energy can be...
June 23, 2017

Is Creating a New Universe in a Laboratory a Joke?

There’s an established principle in quantum theory, that pairs of particles can spontaneously, momentarily...
June 21, 2017

Could Light Replace Electricity For Deep Learning

“Deep Learning” computer systems, based on artificial neural networks that mimic the way the...
June 15, 2017

Will You Welcome Singularity When it Happens?

Some movies have the subtle effect of making one ponder: if a singularity happens...
June 12, 2017

Could the Universe be a Giant Hologram?

For decades now, scientists have been investigating the possibility that our Universe is, or...
June 10, 2017

Humanity’s Farthest Journey Was Voyager Worth It?

The Voyager 1 spacecraft – humanity’s farthest journey – was launched in September 1977...
June 8, 2017

Can a Planet Be Alive?

Lynn Margulis, a giant of late 20th-century biology, who had an incandescent intellect that...
June 7, 2017