Category: Science

US pulls 2 more from Cuba amid new potential health cases

AP | Source URL WASHINGTON (AP) — The United States has pulled out two more of its workers from its embassy in Cuba and is testing them for possible brain injury, three U.S. officials told The Associated Press on Friday, amid concerns they may have been affected by mysterious health […]

Uganda’s unenforceable social media tax is augmented by a biometric requirement for SIM card purchases

Cory Doctorow | Boing Boing | Source URL Uganda’s social media tax may be an unenforceable mess, but that doesn’t make it harmless (it opens the door to selective enforcement and invites programs of censorship and mass surveillance in the name of fighting “tax evasion”) but that’s only half of dictator Yoweri […]

Low Grade Inflammation Decreases Emotional Recognition – Vaccine Model Of Inflammation

Brandon Turbeville | Natural Blaze | Source URL  A recent study published in the journal Brain, Behavior, and Immunity, on May 6, 2018, entitled, “Low-grade inflammation decreases emotion recognition – Evidence from the vaccination model of inflammation” has demonstrated yet another danger of vaccination in how it relates to the brain. To […]

China Rapidly Building Advanced Arms for Use Against U.S.

Space weapons, drones using artificial intelligence priority in Beijing military buildup Bill Gertz | Washington Free Beacon | Source URL China is rapidly building space weapons and other advanced arms infused with artificial intelligence capabilities as part of Beijing’s bid for military dominance, according to a congressionally sponsored study. Anti-satellite […]

Pentagon Confirms Chinese Fired Lasers at U.S. Pilots

Bill Gertz | Washington Free Beacon | Source URL | Blog Archive The Pentagon confirmed Thursday that Chinese nationals fired lasers near a military base in east Africa against U.S. military aircraft in the region, injuring several pilots. Pentagon Press Secretary Dana White said the U.S. government made diplomatic protests […]

Meet Charles, the mind-reading robot created to read human emotion in ground-breaking project

Top scientists at Cambridge University have been working with Charles to find out if machines can respond to social cues as part of a ground-breaking project James Laybourn Jasmine Rapson | UK Mirror | Source URL A world dominated by Artificial Intelligence may be closer than we think after brain-box […]

Give Love Not Tech: No “Safe” Level of Cell Phone or Wireless (WiFi) Radiation Has Been Scientifically Determined for Children or Pregnant Women

B.N. Frank | Activist Post | Source URL Tech inventors have been limiting their own kids’ exposure to new technology for many yearsalready – even sending them to private low-tech schools.  Due to the increase in “Digital Addiction” among children, tech inventors and investors have been speaking out promoting technology use by children. “Digital Addiction” isn’t the only reason […]

Bose unveils gesture-controlled glasses that whisper sounds into your ear to create an augmented reality audio experience

Annie Palmer | The Daily Mail | Source URL | Blog Archive A company known for its noise-cancelling headphones wants to create a pair of augmented reality glasses that’s focused around sound. Bose is unveiling a pair of concept AR glasses at the South by Southwest conference in Austin this year that […]

The robot that can read your mind: Creepy Black Mirror-style machine scans your brain to recreate the face you’re thinking about

Tim Collins | The Daily Mail | Source URL | Blog Archive Psychologists have create a creepy machine that can peer into your mind’s eye with incredible accuracy. Their AI studies electrical signals in the brain to recreate faces being looked at by volunteers. It could provide a means of […]

It’s A Fact: Population Control Efforts Since The 1970s Per Declassified USA Document

Catherine J. Frompovich Activist Post (Source) (Blog Archive) If ever there were doubts about so-called “conspiracy theorists” reports regarding world population reduction plans and efforts, you now can put them aside and take a long-over-due reality check on what’s been in the works since the early 1970s under the “tutelage” […]

Pentagon Requesting $66 Million For Laser Drones to Shoot Down North Korean Missiles

Patrick Tucker DefenseOne (Source) (Blog Archive) The Missile Defense Agency is rushing to put more solutions in the field and trying to put past failures behind them. One of the smaller line items in the Missile Defense Agency’s $9.9 billion budget request for 2019 is also one of the most interesting: $66 […]

California’s drought restrictions on wasteful water habits could be coming back — this time they’ll be permanent

Steve ScauzilloThe Orange County Register Anyone caught wasting water in California may be fined as much as $500 under new rules being considered by the state water board, officials said Monday. The State Water Resources Control Board is expected to adopt regulation coming before the board on Feb. 20 that would […]

Electric shock to the brain boosts memory ’15 per cent’

Henry Bodkin The Telegraph A device that gives the brain electric shocks has prompted hope for Alzheimer’s patients after an initial trial showed it could improve memory by 15 per cent. The US study was described as “promising” by British Experts, but they cautioned it was too early to say for sure if […]

Scoop: Trump team considers nationalizing 5G network

Trump national security officials are considering an unprecedented federal takeover of a portion of the nation’s mobile network to guard against China, according to sensitive documents obtained by Axios. Why it matters: We’ve got our hands on a PowerPoint deck and a memo — both produced by a senior National Security Council official […]

Canada testing ‘digital ID’ system that uses blockchain, biometrics to screen travellersBio

Rahul Kalvapalle Global News The Canadian government is helping to test a new airport security and screening system that will allow travellers to digitize and share travel documents and biometric information with authorities in advance. Launched at the World Economic Forum (WEF) meeting in Davos, Switzerland, the “Known Traveller Digital […]

Rise of the spy phones? The next generation of cameras on mobiles could use lasers to see THROUGH walls, claim experts

Daniele Faccio & Stephen Mclaughlin The Conversation via The Daily Mail You may be impressed with the incredible capabilities of cameras on today’s smartphones. But according to imaging experts, that’s nothing compared to what may be around the corner. Researchers claim cameras of the future could have the ability to […]

Your Cell Phone Is a Psychotronic Weapon of Mass Mind Control

Modern telecommunications usually involves devices that can both send and receive wireless signals. These devices are also almost invariably capable of producing and receiving signals that affect our moods, thoughts, and bodily functions. Your cell phone is a psychotronic weapon. That means that your cell phone CAN read and control […]