You Don’t Know Mercury

There is an unstable component on the planet’s surface that we have not identified, and it’s not carbon dioxide.

Read more on BBC News.


The Key to Auto-Immune Disorders

There may be one cure for all of them.

Read more on NextBigFuture.com.


Vaccine Could Render HIV Harmless

A new HIV vaccine could reduce the virus to a “minor infection.”

Read more on NextBigFuture.com.


We Have Something in Common with Sharks

Something in their immune systems, actually.

Read more on PhysOrg.com.


Our Best Guess Yet

Scientists release the most up-to-date model of the universe to date.

Read more on PhysOrg.com.


Brain Implants for Stroke Victims

Read about the latest in brain prosthetics at Next Big Future.  (PS to all the neuroanatomists out there: be nice to mice)


Cells as Electronic Circuits

Synthetic biology and systems biology as electrical engineering rather than binary logic.  Read about it here.


Cyborg Cars

Blending driver and vehicle intelligence together using brain activity measurement, eye movement patterns and by scanning the environment around the car.  Read about the future of driving at Physorg.


Carbon Based Solar

Carbon Nanotubes for cheap flexi solar.  Read about the latest solar tech at Next Big Future.


Level 6 Future Shock!

Singularity, Matrioska “Jupiter” Brains, Powers, complete mental revision, ultraintelligence, posthumanity, Alpha-Point computing, Apotheosis – how shocking is the future?  Read about the new yard stick here.


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