Monday, October 30, 2017

Notations From The Grid (Weekly Edition): On A Vision of the Possible...

As a new week is before us, Our team chose a compilation of snapshots courtesy of Futurism that we hope all enjoy as we wish all the best of weeks and wish all a safe and Happy Halloween:

Bitcoin, which is unarguably the world's most prominent digital currency, just broke through one of the most important milestones ever, vaulting to over $6000 and over $100 billion in value.READ MORE
Tesla CEO Elon Musk explained to a Twitter user that his self-driving cars won't have to be told where to go. Instead, they will predict your destination, potentially as part of the improved Autopilot system that Tesla promised to release before 2018.READ MORE
When considering the fate of humanity, keen insight, inference, and humor go a long way. That’s what science-communicating husband and wife Zach and Kelly Weinersmith had in mind when they penned their new book SOONISH: Ten Emerging Technologies That’ll Improve and / or Ruin Everything. READ MORE
Scientists are seriously discussing the ability to create a new universe in a lab. This is mostly a philosophical discussion but more scientists are agreeing that it could actually some day be possible.READ MORE
The space company owned by Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos is one step closer to flying tourists into sub-orbit, and possible even beyond.On Wednesday, Blue Origin's breakthrough was announced — a successful hot-fire test of its powerful new BE-4 engine. READ MORE

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Self-Driving Cars Will Save Lives, But Will They Cause Organ Shortages?
Health & Medicine
DARPA’s New Brain Device Increases Learning Speed by 40%
Hard Science
We May Be on the Path to Nuclear War, Expert Asserts
Future Society
Daimler, Parent Company of Mercedes, Unveils an Electric Truck Ahead of Tesla
Earth & Energy
Neil deGrasse Tyson Weighs in on the Existence of Alien Life
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