How technology is merging with the human body

By Daniel Waterhouse The gulf between “human” and “machine” is closing. Machine learning has enabled virtual reality to feel more “real” than ever before, and AI’s replication of processes that were once confined to the [...]

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Students Zap Their Brains For a Boost, For Better Or Worse

By Riley Beggin, Last October, Matt Herich was listening to the news while he drove door to door delivering pizzas. A story came on the radio about a technology that sends an electric current through [...]

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How to Manage Your Emotions Without Fighting Them

By Susan David, We often hear tips and tricks for helping us to “control” our emotions, but that’s the wrong idea: strong emotions aren’t bad, and they don’t need to be pushed down or controlled; [...]

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Harvard scientists think they’ve pinpointed the physical source of consciousness

By FIONA MACDONALD Scientists have struggled for millennia to understand human consciousness - the awareness of one's existence. Despite advances in neuroscience, we still don't really know where it comes from, and how it arises. [...]

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The Best Music for Productivity? Silence

By OLGA KHAZAN, Like most modern “knowledge” workers, I spend my days in an open office. That means I also spend my days amid ringing phones, the inquisitive tones of co-workers conducting interviews, and—because we [...]

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Neurable nets $2 million to build brain-controlled software for AR and VR

BY TAYLOR HATMAKER As consumers get their first taste of voice-controlled home robots and motion-based virtual realities, a quiet swath of technologists are thinking big picture about what comes after that. The answer has major [...]

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