When scientists first discovered the power of antioxidants to destroy cell-damaging free radicals, the hunt was on… Click here to read the article. Click here for more information on antioxidants.
Tuesday night at 9:00 PM, Elliot Ackerman and Mark McKinnon will be on Piers Morgan on CNN to discuss Americans Elect. **************************************** In their recent book “That Used to Be Us: How America Fell Behind in the World It Invented and How We Can Come Back” Thomas Friedman and Michael Mandelbaum suggest the need for [...]
Reported by ABC news’ Gitika Ahuja, from TEDMED2011, a conference of ideas and innovation… Click here to view the entire report. Click here to learn more about the future of personalized medicine.
“It seems it’s only a matter of time before students are tele-schooled from home altogether. If they have a question they can video chat with their teacher and, as Korean schools plan to do, measure attendance by hours logged in online…” Click here for the complete report. You may have to scroll down a bit [...]
A $10 million contest to see which laboratory can accurately and economically sequence 100 human genomes has been tweaked to focus on the genetics of people over the age of 100… Click here to access the complete report. Click here to learn more about centenarians.
Consider this post to be part of your commitment to continuing education. The video is well worth the investment of 66 minutes of your time… Click here to access the video.
The technology, which has been widely adopted in Northern Europe, has the potential to transform the lives of tens of millions of Americans, according to national advocacy groups… Click here to access The New York Times article. Click here for more information on hearing aids.
Last week, Paul Allen and a colleague challenged the prediction that computers will soon exceed human intelligence. Now Ray Kurzweil, the leading proponent of the “Singularity,” offers a rebuttal… Click here to read Kurzweil’s complete response. Click here to learn more about the Singularity.
Fauja Singh earns a spot in the ‘Guinness Book of World Records’ for being the oldest person to complete a full marathon… Click here to view the CNN report. Also, be aware there is a book titled Running Until You’re 100, 3rd Ed. Click here for more information.
The Earth’s surface really is getting warmer, a new analysis by a US scientific group set up in the wake of the “Climategate” affair has concluded… Click here to access the entire report found on the BBC. Click here for more information about global warming and climate change.