Category Archives: applied science

Revivification News During Easter Week

An interesting collision of science news and religious holy days took place this past week. While the Christian world got ready to observe Easter, remembering how Jesus was executed and then resurrected, the world of Science was announcing the cellular … Continue reading

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Augmented Autistics With Super Power Glasses

I was going to use the title Applied Emotional State Decoding Aids Autistics or something similar but that wasn’t as catchy . . . As we grow we learn about the world around us. A large part of the world … Continue reading

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Epigenetics and Memory

Excitatory signals, are an essential part of working memory. Disrupt them and you affect memory. In Alzheimer’s Disease a lot of glutamate receptors are down regulated or lost and that disrupts excitatory signals. Why? The villain of the piece is … Continue reading

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Do AIs See Animals In Cloud Shapes?

I’ll tell you up front that I don’t have the answer to the question posed in the title. It’s a question I’ve wondered about for a while now though. When humans look up at a cloudy sky they often see … Continue reading

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Another Astounding Agent of Change

The other day I caught an article on ScienceDaily about a major (in my mind) advance in plant biology and just had to blog about it so you’d hear about it too. That was about making plants up to 40% … Continue reading

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The World of Blade Runner Comes Closer

Back when the movie Blade Runner came out (in 1982) one of the technological wonders in that future-world was custom life forms. Not only could they customize various life forms but the makers mark could be found with a very … Continue reading

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Good News For All

There’s a reason that one of my browser’s Home tabs is ScienceDaily – I like genuine surprises and paying attention to news in science and mathematics is one of the few places I can actually find surprises that are genuine, … Continue reading

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