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Too many men

“In China and India, men outnumber women by 70 million. Both nations are belatedly trying to come to grips with the policies that created this male-heavy generation” “Demographic changes are slow, in human terms, and this off-kilter M:F ratio will … Continue reading

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The Terminator Scenario: Are We Giving Our Military Machines Too Much Power? (PopSci)

This (long) article is dealing with the future challenges connected with the use of drones/robots mainly in the context of war (but also in general): “The biggest danger is not the Terminator scenario everyone imagines, the machines taking over—that’s not … Continue reading

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Mind Change – Taking Our Brains to Another Dimension

“Mind Change describes the outcome of changes to the way our brains take in and process information becoming ‘hard wired’ as a result of prolific connection to digital technologies. This could have a profound effect on our thoughts, feelings, behaviour … Continue reading

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Psychologists Use fMRI To Understand Ties Between Memories And The Imagination

“Psychologists have found that thought patterns used to recall the past and imagine the future are strikingly similar.” (July 1, 2007) “Remembering your past may go hand-in-hand with envisioning your future!” “All the regions that we know are important for … Continue reading

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