Black Mirror season 3 San Junipero explained: What happened in San Junipero?

BLACK MIRROR season 3 episode four, is the most critically-acclaimed episode of Charlie Brooker’s dystopian drama. But what actually happened in San Junipero? By NEELA DEBNATHPUBLISHED: 17:12, Wed, Jan 10, 2018 | UPDATED: 17:22, Wed, Jan 10, 2018 What happened in Black Mirror, San Junipero?  The fourth episode of the Netflix drama was quite a departure from the more bleak stories […]

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Google publishes largest ever high-resolution map of brain connectivity

It’s a fruit fly brain, but it’s still impressive The new ‘connectome’ maps some 25,000 neurons in a fruit fly’s brain, a portion of which are shown here. By James Vincent  on January 22, 2020 11:06 am Scientists from Google and the Janelia Research Campus in Virginia have published the largest high-resolution map of brain connectivity in any animal, […]

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Facebook’s AI Research Chief Talks AR Glasses, AI, And Machine Learning

Facebook AI Research chief AI scientist Yann LeCun believes augmented reality glasses are an ideal challenge for machine learning (ML) practitioners — a “killer app” — because they involve a confluence of unsolved problems. Perfect AR glasses will require the combination of conversational AI, computer vision, and other complex systems capable of operating with a […]

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Space Heater: Scientists Find New Way to Transfer Energy Through a Vacuum

Nanoscale experiments reveal that quantum effects can transmit heat between objects separated by empty space… By Charles Q. Choi on December 11, 2019 Space Heater: Scientists Find New Way to Transfer Energy Through a Vacuum. Artist’s impression of a virtual particle popping in and out of existence in a vacuum. Such quantum fluctuations are at […]

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Neurotechnological PsychoAnalytical Aids

Written By: Cold Springs Harbor Laboratory Human behavior is often explained in terms of unseen entities such as motivation, curiosity, anxiety and confidence. What has been unclear is whether these mental entities are coded by specific neurons in specific areas of the brain. Professor Adam Kepecs at Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory has answered some of […]

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