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A colorized transmission electron micrograph of an Ebola virus virion is seen. (credit: CDC/Getty Images)

Dr. Max Gomez: Health Experts Look To Technology To Ease Ebola Concerns

With concern over Ebola and Enterovirus-68 increasing, health experts are looking for ways to prevent the infection from spreading.

10/07/2014

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Asimov’s Predictions Vs. Reality Today

Isaac Asimov, an author and professor of biochemistry at Boston U., wrote of the 1964 World’s Fair — which looked ahead to a world without thermonuclear war — and guessed what the world would be […]

01/17/2014

Humanoid Robot

Russian Multimillionaire Seeks Human Immortality, Artificial Brains By 2045

A Russian multimillionaire said he would like to see the technology to allow humans to outlive their bodies made into a reality – to the point where “people” with artificial computer-driven brains and hologram bodies would exist in a mere 32 years.

06/16/2013

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Students Flock To New York For Robotics Competition

Students from around the world were in New York City this weekend for a robotics competition billed as a “varsity sport of the mind.”

03/09/2013