First human-pig chimeras created, sparking hopes for transplantable organs – and debate

These┬ human-pig “chimeras” were not allowed to develop past the fetal stage, but┬ the experiment suggests such creations┬ could eventually be used to grow fully human organs for transplant, easing the fatal shortage of organs:┬ 120,000 people┬ in the United States are waiting for lifesaving transplants, but every day two dozen die before they get them. Read more…Pig embryos that had been injected with human stem cells when they were only a few days old began to grow organs containing

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Published in: on February 28, 2017 at 5:30 pm  Leave a Comment  

Forget watches or Fitbits – you can track your workout with a ring

Not a fan of the chunky Fitbits that obviously show you are trying to get in shape? ┬ Try this. ┬ A new ring that does the same thing in a more inconspicuous way. http://mashable.com/2017/01/07/ring-fitness-tracker/ Read more… ┬ ┬

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Published in: on February 27, 2017 at 2:56 pm  Leave a Comment  

As Social Platforms Rapidly Evolve Into Media Companies, What Does This Mean for Brands?

The next time you ride the bus or step into a coffee shop, look around and count how many people are reading a newspaper. Perhaps a handful? Now look around for cell phones and you’ll see it’s no secret that people are glued to their smartphone screens. While they may not be holding a newspaper, a quick peek at your neighbor’s screen and you’ll likely find them reading a blog post or news article on social media. In fact, this year, 62 percent of U.S. adults reported they get their news on a

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Under Armour says its ridiculously expensive pajamas will help athletes sleep better

The sportswear company unveiled a new line of “sleepwear” at CES that it says will help athletes feel better when they wake up in the morning. Those benefits won’t come cheap, however. The so-called Athlete Recovery Sleepwear starts at $80 per piece. LAS VEGAS – Can high tech pajamas help you sleep better? Under Armour thinks so. SEE ALSO: CES’ biggest event so far was everything people hate about tech At first glance, the PJs looks like average – if silky smooth – sleep clothes. What makes

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Published in: on February 26, 2017 at 10:11 pm  Leave a Comment  
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How Amazon and Nvidia won CES this year

This year’s CES displayed a pretty broad mix in terms of production areas, with plenty of representation for categories ranging from wearables, to health, to VR and beyond┬ – but the clear winners were two companies, and both succeeded primarily through partnerships than by direct demonstration of their own consumer products. How Nvidia won Of the two, Nvidia had a much more… Read More

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All electric trains in the Netherlands are entirely wind-powered

All electric trains in the Netherlands are now powered entirely by wind energy. It’s the first railway network in the world to rely completely on renewable energy, providing carbon-free travel to over 600,000 daily passengers. More about Wind Powered, Electric Trains, Netherlandsdutch, Clean Energy, and Sustainable Energy Read more…

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Published in: on February 25, 2017 at 9:57 pm  Leave a Comment  

I Merge Two Non-Related Objects Into One

A montage constructed from several photographic images joined together with a little twist for artistic effect. More info: behance.net Sticky Note + PANTONE Snail + Brain Camera Lens + Tire Excavator + Desk Lamp LED Bulb + Hot Air Balloon Coffee Bean + American Football Converse Sole + Chocolate Bar Cone + Microphone Gallon Water Bottle + Fire Extinguisher Blender + Trophy Flower + Banana Peel Smoking Pipe + Earphones Sprayer + Perfume Shirt + Ribbon Dumbbell + Headphones Cigarette + Eye

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Published in: on February 25, 2017 at 4:53 pm  Leave a Comment  
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Over 2,000 Veterans Just Arrived At Standing Rock To Protect Pipeline Protesters (PHOTOS/VIDEO)

Over two thousand veterans have begun arriving at the Dakota Access Pipeline protest camp in North Dakota, intending to form a “human shield” protecting the protesters from the violent militarized police force that is defending the desecrating construction company. The protesters, which number in the thousands, have been fighting to halt the construction of a $3.8 billion oil pipeline which would desecrate lands sacred to the Standing Rock Sioux and threaten the health of local water

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Published in: on February 24, 2017 at 6:27 pm  Leave a Comment  
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I Create Digital Sculptures Investigating The Creative Duality

We are all creations of a duality. A link of a chain the forms the base of the continuation. It takes two to tango, it takes two to love and it takes two for an artwork to exist. The advent of the new era is coming along with a lot of challenges to the human behavior, the perception of time, relations and even arts. A lot of things are changing and other seem to remain the same. I am a digital artist and in this selection of 3d artworks during the last 7 years, I have been trying to

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