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The contents of this feed are available for non-commercial use only. http://www.planettechnews.com/ Google??ôs Calico partners with new biotech firm to develop anti-aging and cancer drugs [Medicine] http://www.planettechnews.com/medicine/google-s-calico-partners-with-new-biotech-firm-to-develop-anti-aging-and-cancer-drugs #Google #Calico #research #medicine #cancer]]> Sun, 26 Mar 2017 15:54:28 +0100 http://www.planettechnews.com/medicine/google-s-calico-partners-with-new-biotech-firm-to-develop-anti-aging-and-cancer-drugs 25 US Cities Are Now Committed to 100% Renewable Energy [Business] http://www.planettechnews.com/business/25-cities-now-committed-to-100-renewables #]]> Sun, 26 Mar 2017 15:54:28 +0100 http://www.planettechnews.com/business/25-cities-now-committed-to-100-renewables New Lenses Could Give You Super Color Vision [Science] http://www.planettechnews.com/science/new-lenses-could-give-you-super-color-vision #eye #vision #health #medicine #hardware]]> Sun, 26 Mar 2017 15:54:28 +0100 http://www.planettechnews.com/science/new-lenses-could-give-you-super-color-vision Google Develops A Deep Learning Machine That Could Learn As Fast As Humans [Software] http://www.planettechnews.com/software/google-develops-a-deep-learning-machine-that-could-learn-as-fast-as-humans #Google #AI #Alphabet #software #Artificial intelligence]]> Sun, 26 Mar 2017 15:54:28 +0100 http://www.planettechnews.com/software/google-develops-a-deep-learning-machine-that-could-learn-as-fast-as-humans This company replaced 90% of its workforce with machines. Here's what happened [Business] http://www.planettechnews.com/business/this-company-replaced-90-of-its-workforce-with-machines-here-s-what-happened #robot #hardware #software #jobs #business]]> Sun, 26 Mar 2017 15:54:28 +0100 http://www.planettechnews.com/business/this-company-replaced-90-of-its-workforce-with-machines-here-s-what-happened China working on reusing rocket stages and will try to use parachutes and airbags to recover stages [Hardware] http://www.planettechnews.com/hardware/china-working-on-reusing-rocket-stages-and-will-try-to-use-parachutes-and-airbags-to-recover-stages #space #China #rocket #hardware]]> Sun, 26 Mar 2017 15:54:28 +0100 http://www.planettechnews.com/hardware/china-working-on-reusing-rocket-stages-and-will-try-to-use-parachutes-and-airbags-to-recover-stages Discovery enables 'mass produced blood' [Medicine] http://www.planettechnews.com/medicine/discovery-enables-mass-produced-blood- #blood #health #medicine #research]]> Sun, 26 Mar 2017 15:54:28 +0100 http://www.planettechnews.com/medicine/discovery-enables-mass-produced-blood- A brain-computer interface for controlling VR with your mind [Hardware] http://www.planettechnews.com/hardware/controlling-vr-with-your-mind #brain #neuroscience #research #VR #virtual reality]]> Sun, 26 Mar 2017 15:54:28 +0100 http://www.planettechnews.com/hardware/controlling-vr-with-your-mind One Powerful Way the U.S. Could Boost Solar Adoption [Business] http://www.planettechnews.com/business/one-powerful-way-the-u-s-could-boost-solar-adoption #Solar #energy #hardware #business #clean energy]]> Sun, 26 Mar 2017 15:54:28 +0100 http://www.planettechnews.com/business/one-powerful-way-the-u-s-could-boost-solar-adoption Old blood can be made young again and it might fight aging [Medicine] http://www.planettechnews.com/medicine/old-blood-can-be-made-young-again-and-it-might-fight-aging #health #ageing #medicine #research #blood]]> Sun, 26 Mar 2017 15:54:28 +0100 http://www.planettechnews.com/medicine/old-blood-can-be-made-young-again-and-it-might-fight-aging 'Smallsats' open up new planetary frontier [Science] http://www.planettechnews.com/science/-smallsats-open-up-new-planetary-frontier #space #satellite #hardware #NASA]]> Sun, 26 Mar 2017 15:54:28 +0100 http://www.planettechnews.com/science/-smallsats-open-up-new-planetary-frontier Trump signs NASA funding bill, sets goal of human on Mars [Science] http://www.planettechnews.com/science/trump-signs-nasa-funding-bill-sets-goal-of-human-on-mars #Mars #space #NASA #USA]]> Sun, 26 Mar 2017 15:54:28 +0100 http://www.planettechnews.com/science/trump-signs-nasa-funding-bill-sets-goal-of-human-on-mars [Science] http://www.planettechnews.com/science/spacex-studying-landing-sites-for-mars-missions #]]> Sun, 26 Mar 2017 15:54:28 +0100 http://www.planettechnews.com/science/spacex-studying-landing-sites-for-mars-missions A Groundbreaking Stem Cell Treatment Just Prevented a Woman From Going Blind [Medicine] http://www.planettechnews.com/medicine/a-groundbreaking-stem-cell-treatment-just-prevented-a-woman-from-going-blind #vision #blindness #AMD #health #research #medicine]]> Sun, 26 Mar 2017 15:54:28 +0100 http://www.planettechnews.com/medicine/a-groundbreaking-stem-cell-treatment-just-prevented-a-woman-from-going-blind Improved materials for interfacing neural tissue with devices [Hardware] http://www.planettechnews.com/hardware/improved-materials-for-interfacing-neural-tissue-with-electronic-biomedical-devices #health #medicine #hardware #electronics #research]]> Sun, 26 Mar 2017 15:54:28 +0100 http://www.planettechnews.com/hardware/improved-materials-for-interfacing-neural-tissue-with-electronic-biomedical-devices SpaceX to make history by re-flying orbital rocket [Science] http://www.planettechnews.com/science/spacex-to-make-history-by-re-flying-orbital-rocket #space #spaceX #hardware #science #rocket #orbit #Falcon 9]]> Sun, 26 Mar 2017 15:54:28 +0100 http://www.planettechnews.com/science/spacex-to-make-history-by-re-flying-orbital-rocket A protein in spider venom may offer stroke therapy [Medicine] http://www.planettechnews.com/medicine/spider-venom-may-offer-stroke-therapy #health #medicine #research #drug #stroke]]> Sun, 26 Mar 2017 15:54:28 +0100 http://www.planettechnews.com/medicine/spider-venom-may-offer-stroke-therapy Vitamin D linked to autism prevention [Medicine] http://www.planettechnews.com/medicine/vitamin-d-linked-to-autism-prevention #brain #neuroscience #research #biology #anatomy #Autism]]> Sun, 26 Mar 2017 15:54:28 +0100 http://www.planettechnews.com/medicine/vitamin-d-linked-to-autism-prevention SpaceX plans global 'space internet' satellite launches [Hardware] http://www.planettechnews.com/hardware/spacex-plans-global-space-internet-satellite-launches #space #hardware #satellite #Earth]]> Sun, 26 Mar 2017 15:54:28 +0100 http://www.planettechnews.com/hardware/spacex-plans-global-space-internet-satellite-launches Google Flags Promise in New Goodenough Battery [Hardware] http://www.planettechnews.com/hardware/google-flags-promise-in-new-goodenough-battery #Google #hardware #battery #innovation #business]]> Sun, 26 Mar 2017 15:54:28 +0100 http://www.planettechnews.com/hardware/google-flags-promise-in-new-goodenough-battery Accelerated brain aging may be in your genes [Medicine] http://www.planettechnews.com/medicine/accelerated-brain-aging-may-be-in-your-genes #brain #neuroscience #ageing #health #medicine]]> Sun, 26 Mar 2017 15:54:28 +0100 http://www.planettechnews.com/medicine/accelerated-brain-aging-may-be-in-your-genes Solar has become America??ôs fastest-growing, nonpartisan energy source [Science] http://www.planettechnews.com/science/solar-has-become-america-s-fastest-growing-nonpartisan-energy-source #Solar #energy #hardware #business #clean energy]]> Sun, 26 Mar 2017 15:54:28 +0100 http://www.planettechnews.com/science/solar-has-become-america-s-fastest-growing-nonpartisan-energy-source 'Huge advance' in fighting world's biggest killer [Medicine] http://www.planettechnews.com/medicine/-huge-advance-in-fighting-world-s-biggest-killer #health #medicine #blood #heart #drug]]> Sun, 26 Mar 2017 15:54:28 +0100 http://www.planettechnews.com/medicine/-huge-advance-in-fighting-world-s-biggest-killer SpaceX is pushing hard to bring an internet satellite network to space [Hardware] http://www.planettechnews.com/hardware/spacex-is-pushing-hard-to-bring-the-internet-to-space #space #spaceX #hardware #science #rocket #orbit #internet #online]]> Sun, 26 Mar 2017 15:54:28 +0100 http://www.planettechnews.com/hardware/spacex-is-pushing-hard-to-bring-the-internet-to-space Several tech billionaires are openly or secretely funding mind computer interfacing projects [Hardware] http://www.planettechnews.com/hardware/several-tech-billionaires-are-openly-or-secretely-funding-mind-computer-interfacing-projects #computer #brain #Brain interface #hardware #neuroscience]]> Sun, 26 Mar 2017 15:54:28 +0100 http://www.planettechnews.com/hardware/several-tech-billionaires-are-openly-or-secretely-funding-mind-computer-interfacing-projects China: Artificial intelligence given priority development status [Software] http://www.planettechnews.com/software/china-artificial-intelligence-given-priority-development-status #AI #deep learning #machine learning #software #neural network]]> Sun, 26 Mar 2017 15:54:28 +0100 http://www.planettechnews.com/software/china-artificial-intelligence-given-priority-development-status Transcranial alternating current stimulation used to boost working memory [Medicine] http://www.planettechnews.com/medicine/transcranial-alternating-current-stimulation-used-to-boost-working-memory #health #medicine #neuroscience #research #brain]]> Sun, 26 Mar 2017 15:54:28 +0100 http://www.planettechnews.com/medicine/transcranial-alternating-current-stimulation-used-to-boost-working-memory Warming Mars and thickening its atmosphere can be done in 10-100 years [Science] http://www.planettechnews.com/science/warming-mars-and-thickening-its-atmosphere-can-be-done-in-10-100-years #Mars #CO2 #space #planet #NASA #sun]]> Sun, 26 Mar 2017 15:54:28 +0100 http://www.planettechnews.com/science/warming-mars-and-thickening-its-atmosphere-can-be-done-in-10-100-years First nanoengineered retinal implant could help the blind regain functional vision [Medicine] http://www.planettechnews.com/medicine/first-nanoengineered-retinal-implant-could-help-the-blind-regain-functional-vision #vision #eye #health #medicine #hardware]]> Sun, 26 Mar 2017 15:54:28 +0100 http://www.planettechnews.com/medicine/first-nanoengineered-retinal-implant-could-help-the-blind-regain-functional-vision A new test can detect a patients blood type with color-changing paper [Medicine] http://www.planettechnews.com/medicine/a-new-test-can-detect-your-blood-type-with-color-changing-paper #health #medicine #blood #blood test]]> Sun, 26 Mar 2017 15:54:28 +0100 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