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Autonomous, Moral, Killer Robots?

(August 24,2015)  The U.S. Office of Navel Research awarded $7.5 million in grant money over five years (beginning 2014) for researchers at Yale, Georgetown, Tufts,... <!-- ngfb excerpt-buttons begin --> <!-- generated on 2020-11-28T05:10:58+00:00 --> <div class="ngfb-excerpt-buttons"> <div class="ngfb-buttons en_US"> <!-- Facebook Like / Send Button (HTML5) --><div class="fb-like facebook-button" id="facebook-excerpt-buttons-post-2119" data-href="http://www.rawscience.tv/autonomous-moral-killer-robots/" data-send="true" data-layout="button_count" data-show-faces="false" data-font="arial" data-colorscheme="light" data-action="like"></div> <!-- GooglePlus Button --><div class="gplusone-button" id="gplusone-excerpt-buttons-post-2119"><span class="g-plusone" data-size="medium" data-annotation="none" data-href="http://www.rawscience.tv/autonomous-moral-killer-robots/"></span></div> <!-- Twitter Button --><div class="twitter-button" id="twitter-excerpt-buttons-post-2119"><a href="http://twitter.com/share" class="twitter-share-button" data-lang="en" data-url="http://www.rawscience.tv/autonomous-moral-killer-robots/" data-counturl="http://www.rawscience.tv/autonomous-moral-killer-robots/" data-text="Autonomous, Moral, Killer Robots? #autonomous #consciousness #darpa" data-via="httpstwittercom" data-related="kerikukral" data-hashtags="" data-size="medium" data-dnt="true"></a></div> <!-- Reddit Button --><script type="text/javascript">reddit_url="http://www.rawscience.tv/autonomous-moral-killer-robots/"; reddit_title="Autonomous, Moral, Killer Robots?";</script><div class="reddit-button" id="reddit-excerpt-buttons-post-2119"><script type="text/javascript" src="http://www.reddit.com/static/button/button1.js"></script></div></div><!-- .ngfb-buttons.en_US --> </div><!-- .ngfb-excerpt-buttons --> <!-- ngfb excerpt-buttons end -->

CERN Helps Europe Develop An Open Science Cloud

The EU will fund research into the development of a unified European open science cloud (August 15,2015)  The do-it-yourself (DIY) and open source movements are... <!-- ngfb excerpt-buttons begin --> <!-- generated on 2020-11-25T02:49:41+00:00 --> <div class="ngfb-excerpt-buttons"> <div class="ngfb-buttons en_US"> <!-- Facebook Like / Send Button (HTML5) --><div class="fb-like facebook-button" id="facebook-excerpt-buttons-post-2112" data-href="http://www.rawscience.tv/cern-helps-europe-develop-an-open-science-cloud/" data-send="true" data-layout="button_count" data-show-faces="false" data-font="arial" data-colorscheme="light" data-action="like"></div> <!-- GooglePlus Button --><div class="gplusone-button" id="gplusone-excerpt-buttons-post-2112"><span class="g-plusone" data-size="medium" data-annotation="none" data-href="http://www.rawscience.tv/cern-helps-europe-develop-an-open-science-cloud/"></span></div> <!-- Twitter Button --><div class="twitter-button" id="twitter-excerpt-buttons-post-2112"><a href="http://twitter.com/share" class="twitter-share-button" data-lang="en" data-url="http://www.rawscience.tv/cern-helps-europe-develop-an-open-science-cloud/" data-counturl="http://www.rawscience.tv/cern-helps-europe-develop-an-open-science-cloud/" data-text="CERN Helps Europe Develop An Open Science Cloud #cern #citizenscience #citizenscience" data-via="httpstwittercom" data-related="kerikukral" data-hashtags="" data-size="medium" data-dnt="true"></a></div> <!-- Reddit Button --><script type="text/javascript">reddit_url="http://www.rawscience.tv/cern-helps-europe-develop-an-open-science-cloud/"; reddit_title="CERN Helps Europe Develop An Open Science Cloud";</script><div class="reddit-button" id="reddit-excerpt-buttons-post-2112"><script type="text/javascript" src="http://www.reddit.com/static/button/button1.js"></script></div></div><!-- .ngfb-buttons.en_US --> </div><!-- .ngfb-excerpt-buttons --> <!-- ngfb excerpt-buttons end -->

Can Epigenetics Help Crops Adapt to Climate Change (Not GMOs)?

British researchers turned off a plant gene this year without modifying its DNA sequence. (July 11,2015)  There is a shortage of food in many areas of... <!-- ngfb excerpt-buttons begin --> <!-- generated on 2020-11-24T17:48:20+00:00 --> <div class="ngfb-excerpt-buttons"> <div class="ngfb-buttons en_US"> <!-- Facebook Like / Send Button (HTML5) --><div class="fb-like facebook-button" id="facebook-excerpt-buttons-post-2104" data-href="http://www.rawscience.tv/can-epigenetics-help-crops-adapt-to-climate-change-not-gmos/" data-send="true" data-layout="button_count" data-show-faces="false" data-font="arial" data-colorscheme="light" data-action="like"></div> <!-- GooglePlus Button --><div class="gplusone-button" id="gplusone-excerpt-buttons-post-2104"><span class="g-plusone" data-size="medium" data-annotation="none" data-href="http://www.rawscience.tv/can-epigenetics-help-crops-adapt-to-climate-change-not-gmos/"></span></div> <!-- Twitter Button --><div class="twitter-button" id="twitter-excerpt-buttons-post-2104"><a href="http://twitter.com/share" class="twitter-share-button" data-lang="en" data-url="http://www.rawscience.tv/can-epigenetics-help-crops-adapt-to-climate-change-not-gmos/" data-counturl="http://www.rawscience.tv/can-epigenetics-help-crops-adapt-to-climate-change-not-gmos/" data-text="Can Epigenetics Help Crops Adapt to Climate Change (Not GMOs)? #crops #dna #emos" data-via="httpstwittercom" data-related="kerikukral" data-hashtags="" data-size="medium" data-dnt="true"></a></div> <!-- Reddit Button --><script type="text/javascript">reddit_url="http://www.rawscience.tv/can-epigenetics-help-crops-adapt-to-climate-change-not-gmos/"; reddit_title="Can Epigenetics Help Crops Adapt to Climate Change (Not GMOs)?";</script><div class="reddit-button" id="reddit-excerpt-buttons-post-2104"><script type="text/javascript" src="http://www.reddit.com/static/button/button1.js"></script></div></div><!-- .ngfb-buttons.en_US --> </div><!-- .ngfb-excerpt-buttons --> <!-- ngfb excerpt-buttons end -->

Breakthrough Initiatives ($100M for SETI) Introduced by Seth MacFarlane

July 29, 2015 Source: YouTube, Breakthrough Initiatives Introduced by Seth MacFarlane “The Breakthrough Initiatives, a $100 million, 10-year multi-disciplinary effort to dramatically accelerate the search... <!-- ngfb excerpt-buttons begin --> <!-- generated on 2020-11-24T17:48:20+00:00 --> <div class="ngfb-excerpt-buttons"> <div class="ngfb-buttons en_US"> <!-- Facebook Like / Send Button (HTML5) --><div class="fb-like facebook-button" id="facebook-excerpt-buttons-post-2094" data-href="http://www.rawscience.tv/breakthrough-initiatives-100m-for-seti-introduced-by-seth-macfarlane/" data-send="true" data-layout="button_count" data-show-faces="false" data-font="arial" data-colorscheme="light" data-action="like"></div> <!-- GooglePlus Button --><div class="gplusone-button" id="gplusone-excerpt-buttons-post-2094"><span class="g-plusone" data-size="medium" data-annotation="none" data-href="http://www.rawscience.tv/breakthrough-initiatives-100m-for-seti-introduced-by-seth-macfarlane/"></span></div> <!-- Twitter Button --><div class="twitter-button" id="twitter-excerpt-buttons-post-2094"><a href="http://twitter.com/share" class="twitter-share-button" data-lang="en" data-url="http://www.rawscience.tv/breakthrough-initiatives-100m-for-seti-introduced-by-seth-macfarlane/" data-counturl="http://www.rawscience.tv/breakthrough-initiatives-100m-for-seti-introduced-by-seth-macfarlane/" data-text="Source: YouTube, Breakthrough Initiatives Introduced by Seth MacFarlane #astrobiology #SETI #hawk" data-via="httpstwittercom" data-related="kerikukral" data-hashtags="" data-size="medium" data-dnt="true"></a></div> <!-- Reddit Button --><script type="text/javascript">reddit_url="http://www.rawscience.tv/breakthrough-initiatives-100m-for-seti-introduced-by-seth-macfarlane/"; reddit_title="Breakthrough Initiatives ($100M for SETI) Introduced by Seth MacFarlane";</script><div class="reddit-button" id="reddit-excerpt-buttons-post-2094"><script type="text/javascript" src="http://www.reddit.com/static/button/button1.js"></script></div></div><!-- .ngfb-buttons.en_US --> </div><!-- .ngfb-excerpt-buttons --> <!-- ngfb excerpt-buttons end -->

When Woman Is Boss: Tesla On Wifi And Gender Equality

Nikola Tesla predicted the empowerment of women through wireless technology in 1926.  (July 29,2015) – Hollywood, CA  In 1926, John B. Kennedy published an interview with... <!-- ngfb excerpt-buttons begin --> <!-- generated on 2020-11-28T06:55:15+00:00 --> <div class="ngfb-excerpt-buttons"> <div class="ngfb-buttons en_US"> <!-- Facebook Like / Send Button (HTML5) --><div class="fb-like facebook-button" id="facebook-excerpt-buttons-post-2080" data-href="http://www.rawscience.tv/when-woman-is-boss-tesla-on-wifi-and-gender-equality/" data-send="true" data-layout="button_count" data-show-faces="false" data-font="arial" data-colorscheme="light" data-action="like"></div> <!-- GooglePlus Button --><div class="gplusone-button" id="gplusone-excerpt-buttons-post-2080"><span class="g-plusone" data-size="medium" data-annotation="none" data-href="http://www.rawscience.tv/when-woman-is-boss-tesla-on-wifi-and-gender-equality/"></span></div> <!-- Twitter Button --><div class="twitter-button" id="twitter-excerpt-buttons-post-2080"><a href="http://twitter.com/share" class="twitter-share-button" data-lang="en" data-url="http://www.rawscience.tv/when-woman-is-boss-tesla-on-wifi-and-gender-equality/" data-counturl="http://www.rawscience.tv/when-woman-is-boss-tesla-on-wifi-and-gender-equality/" data-text="When Woman Is Boss: Tesla On Wifi And Gender Equality #tesla #wifisociety #technology" data-via="httpstwittercom" data-related="kerikukral" data-hashtags="" data-size="medium" data-dnt="true"></a></div> <!-- Reddit Button --><script type="text/javascript">reddit_url="http://www.rawscience.tv/when-woman-is-boss-tesla-on-wifi-and-gender-equality/"; reddit_title="When Woman Is Boss: Tesla On Wifi And Gender Equality";</script><div class="reddit-button" id="reddit-excerpt-buttons-post-2080"><script type="text/javascript" src="http://www.reddit.com/static/button/button1.js"></script></div></div><!-- .ngfb-buttons.en_US --> </div><!-- .ngfb-excerpt-buttons --> <!-- ngfb excerpt-buttons end -->

Smart Mirror, Mirror On The Wall, Who Is Healthiest Of Them All?

Wize Mirror Spots Signs of Disease in 60 Seconds (July 27, 2015) – Sweden Wize Mirror is a self-monitoring system in the form of a... <!-- ngfb excerpt-buttons begin --> <!-- generated on 2020-11-22T01:23:49+00:00 --> <div class="ngfb-excerpt-buttons"> <div class="ngfb-buttons en_US"> <!-- Facebook Like / Send Button (HTML5) --><div class="fb-like facebook-button" id="facebook-excerpt-buttons-post-2072" data-href="http://www.rawscience.tv/smart-mirror-mirror-on-the-wall-who-is-healthiest-of-them-all/" data-send="true" data-layout="button_count" data-show-faces="false" data-font="arial" data-colorscheme="light" data-action="like"></div> <!-- GooglePlus Button --><div class="gplusone-button" id="gplusone-excerpt-buttons-post-2072"><span class="g-plusone" data-size="medium" data-annotation="none" data-href="http://www.rawscience.tv/smart-mirror-mirror-on-the-wall-who-is-healthiest-of-them-all/"></span></div> <!-- Twitter Button --><div class="twitter-button" id="twitter-excerpt-buttons-post-2072"><a href="http://twitter.com/share" class="twitter-share-button" data-lang="en" data-url="http://www.rawscience.tv/smart-mirror-mirror-on-the-wall-who-is-healthiest-of-them-all/" data-counturl="http://www.rawscience.tv/smart-mirror-mirror-on-the-wall-who-is-healthiest-of-them-all/" data-text="Smart Mirror, Mirror On The Wall, Who Is Healthiest Of... #cardiovascular #diagnostics #disease" data-via="httpstwittercom" data-related="kerikukral" data-hashtags="" data-size="medium" data-dnt="true"></a></div> <!-- Reddit Button --><script type="text/javascript">reddit_url="http://www.rawscience.tv/smart-mirror-mirror-on-the-wall-who-is-healthiest-of-them-all/"; reddit_title="Smart Mirror, Mirror On The Wall, Who Is Healthiest Of Them All?";</script><div class="reddit-button" id="reddit-excerpt-buttons-post-2072"><script type="text/javascript" src="http://www.reddit.com/static/button/button1.js"></script></div></div><!-- .ngfb-buttons.en_US --> </div><!-- .ngfb-excerpt-buttons --> <!-- ngfb excerpt-buttons end -->

Musk, Hawking, and Wozniak Sign Letter To Ban Autonomous Weapons (Killer Robots)

“There are many ways AI can make battlefields safer for humans without creating new tools for killing people.” (July 27,2015) – Buenos Aires, Argentina  ... <!-- ngfb excerpt-buttons begin --> <!-- generated on 2020-11-27T16:50:00+00:00 --> <div class="ngfb-excerpt-buttons"> <div class="ngfb-buttons en_US"> <!-- Facebook Like / Send Button (HTML5) --><div class="fb-like facebook-button" id="facebook-excerpt-buttons-post-2066" data-href="http://www.rawscience.tv/musk-hawking-and-wozniak-sign-letter-to-ban-autonomous-weapons-killer-robots/" data-send="true" data-layout="button_count" data-show-faces="false" data-font="arial" data-colorscheme="light" data-action="like"></div> <!-- GooglePlus Button --><div class="gplusone-button" id="gplusone-excerpt-buttons-post-2066"><span class="g-plusone" data-size="medium" data-annotation="none" data-href="http://www.rawscience.tv/musk-hawking-and-wozniak-sign-letter-to-ban-autonomous-weapons-killer-robots/"></span></div> <!-- Twitter Button --><div class="twitter-button" id="twitter-excerpt-buttons-post-2066"><a href="http://twitter.com/share" class="twitter-share-button" data-lang="en" data-url="http://www.rawscience.tv/musk-hawking-and-wozniak-sign-letter-to-ban-autonomous-weapons-killer-robots/" data-counturl="http://www.rawscience.tv/musk-hawking-and-wozniak-sign-letter-to-ban-autonomous-weapons-killer-robots/" data-text="Musk, Hawking, and... #artificialintelligence #autonomousweapons #bulletinoftheatomicscientists" data-via="httpstwittercom" data-related="kerikukral" data-hashtags="" data-size="medium" data-dnt="true"></a></div> <!-- Reddit Button --><script type="text/javascript">reddit_url="http://www.rawscience.tv/musk-hawking-and-wozniak-sign-letter-to-ban-autonomous-weapons-killer-robots/"; reddit_title="Musk, Hawking, and Wozniak Sign Letter To Ban Autonomous Weapons (Killer Robots)";</script><div class="reddit-button" id="reddit-excerpt-buttons-post-2066"><script type="text/javascript" src="http://www.reddit.com/static/button/button1.js"></script></div></div><!-- .ngfb-buttons.en_US --> </div><!-- .ngfb-excerpt-buttons --> <!-- ngfb excerpt-buttons end -->

Battling ‘the Largest Mass Poisoning in History’: Arsenic in Bangladesh

By Kevin Krajick and David Funkhouser Earth Institute, Columbia University   International health experts have called it the largest mass poisoning in history, and... <!-- ngfb excerpt-buttons begin --> <!-- generated on 2020-11-24T22:09:38+00:00 --> <div class="ngfb-excerpt-buttons"> <div class="ngfb-buttons en_US"> <!-- Facebook Like / Send Button (HTML5) --><div class="fb-like facebook-button" id="facebook-excerpt-buttons-post-2045" data-href="http://www.rawscience.tv/battling-the-largest-mass-poisoning-in-history-arsenic-in-bangladesh/" data-send="true" data-layout="button_count" data-show-faces="false" data-font="arial" data-colorscheme="light" data-action="like"></div> <!-- GooglePlus Button --><div class="gplusone-button" id="gplusone-excerpt-buttons-post-2045"><span class="g-plusone" data-size="medium" data-annotation="none" data-href="http://www.rawscience.tv/battling-the-largest-mass-poisoning-in-history-arsenic-in-bangladesh/"></span></div> <!-- Twitter Button --><div class="twitter-button" id="twitter-excerpt-buttons-post-2045"><a href="http://twitter.com/share" class="twitter-share-button" data-lang="en" data-url="http://www.rawscience.tv/battling-the-largest-mass-poisoning-in-history-arsenic-in-bangladesh/" data-counturl="http://www.rawscience.tv/battling-the-largest-mass-poisoning-in-history-arsenic-in-bangladesh/" data-text="Battling ‘the Largest Mass Poisoning in History’:... #arsenic #bangladesh #drinkingwater" data-via="httpstwittercom" data-related="kerikukral" data-hashtags="" data-size="medium" data-dnt="true"></a></div> <!-- Reddit Button --><script type="text/javascript">reddit_url="http://www.rawscience.tv/battling-the-largest-mass-poisoning-in-history-arsenic-in-bangladesh/"; reddit_title="Battling ‘the Largest Mass Poisoning in History’: Arsenic in Bangladesh";</script><div class="reddit-button" id="reddit-excerpt-buttons-post-2045"><script type="text/javascript" src="http://www.reddit.com/static/button/button1.js"></script></div></div><!-- .ngfb-buttons.en_US --> </div><!-- .ngfb-excerpt-buttons --> <!-- ngfb excerpt-buttons end -->

Hospital Tests Lag Time for Remote Surgery 12,000 Miles Away

Doctors may be able to perform surgery across the world or in space. (July 15, 2015) – Celebration, FL Roger Smith, CTO of Florida Hospital... <!-- ngfb excerpt-buttons begin --> <!-- generated on 2020-11-28T05:10:58+00:00 --> <div class="ngfb-excerpt-buttons"> <div class="ngfb-buttons en_US"> <!-- Facebook Like / Send Button (HTML5) --><div class="fb-like facebook-button" id="facebook-excerpt-buttons-post-2041" data-href="http://www.rawscience.tv/hospital-tests-lag-time-for-remote-surgery-12000-miles-away/" data-send="true" data-layout="button_count" data-show-faces="false" data-font="arial" data-colorscheme="light" data-action="like"></div> <!-- GooglePlus Button --><div class="gplusone-button" id="gplusone-excerpt-buttons-post-2041"><span class="g-plusone" data-size="medium" data-annotation="none" data-href="http://www.rawscience.tv/hospital-tests-lag-time-for-remote-surgery-12000-miles-away/"></span></div> <!-- Twitter Button --><div class="twitter-button" id="twitter-excerpt-buttons-post-2041"><a href="http://twitter.com/share" class="twitter-share-button" data-lang="en" data-url="http://www.rawscience.tv/hospital-tests-lag-time-for-remote-surgery-12000-miles-away/" data-counturl="http://www.rawscience.tv/hospital-tests-lag-time-for-remote-surgery-12000-miles-away/" data-text="Hospital Tests Lag Time for Remote Surgery 12,000 Miles Away #darpa #medicine #remote" data-via="httpstwittercom" data-related="kerikukral" data-hashtags="" data-size="medium" data-dnt="true"></a></div> <!-- Reddit Button --><script type="text/javascript">reddit_url="http://www.rawscience.tv/hospital-tests-lag-time-for-remote-surgery-12000-miles-away/"; reddit_title="Hospital Tests Lag Time for Remote Surgery 12,000 Miles Away";</script><div class="reddit-button" id="reddit-excerpt-buttons-post-2041"><script type="text/javascript" src="http://www.reddit.com/static/button/button1.js"></script></div></div><!-- .ngfb-buttons.en_US --> </div><!-- .ngfb-excerpt-buttons --> <!-- ngfb excerpt-buttons end -->

Citizen Scientists Attempt Open Source Insulin

“I proposed that we could change that by making it ourselves, brewing insulin at home.” – Ryan Bethencourt (July 13, 2015) – Oakland, CA There... <!-- ngfb excerpt-buttons begin --> <!-- generated on 2020-11-24T17:48:20+00:00 --> <div class="ngfb-excerpt-buttons"> <div class="ngfb-buttons en_US"> <!-- Facebook Like / Send Button (HTML5) --><div class="fb-like facebook-button" id="facebook-excerpt-buttons-post-2036" data-href="http://www.rawscience.tv/citizen-scientists-attempt-open-source-insulin/" data-send="true" data-layout="button_count" data-show-faces="false" data-font="arial" data-colorscheme="light" data-action="like"></div> <!-- GooglePlus Button --><div class="gplusone-button" id="gplusone-excerpt-buttons-post-2036"><span class="g-plusone" data-size="medium" data-annotation="none" data-href="http://www.rawscience.tv/citizen-scientists-attempt-open-source-insulin/"></span></div> <!-- Twitter Button --><div class="twitter-button" id="twitter-excerpt-buttons-post-2036"><a href="http://twitter.com/share" class="twitter-share-button" data-lang="en" data-url="http://www.rawscience.tv/citizen-scientists-attempt-open-source-insulin/" data-counturl="http://www.rawscience.tv/citizen-scientists-attempt-open-source-insulin/" data-text="Citizen Scientists Attempt Open Source Insulin #biocurious #biohacking #biology" data-via="httpstwittercom" data-related="kerikukral" data-hashtags="" data-size="medium" data-dnt="true"></a></div> <!-- Reddit Button --><script type="text/javascript">reddit_url="http://www.rawscience.tv/citizen-scientists-attempt-open-source-insulin/"; reddit_title="Citizen Scientists Attempt Open Source Insulin";</script><div class="reddit-button" id="reddit-excerpt-buttons-post-2036"><script type="text/javascript" src="http://www.reddit.com/static/button/button1.js"></script></div></div><!-- .ngfb-buttons.en_US --> </div><!-- .ngfb-excerpt-buttons --> <!-- ngfb excerpt-buttons end -->