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Imagine A Future of Reproduction Without Sex

October 3, 2016 – In Peter Diamandis’ latest email blast he talks about the impact of technology on sex and reproduction including topics such as: reproduction without sex, ... Continue Reading →
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Gizmos & Gadgets: Smartphone App Diagnoses Atrial Fibrillation

September 2, 2016 – Finnish researchers have created a smartphone health app that uses the built-in accelerometer and gyroscope common to the technology to diagnose atrial fibrillation. ... Continue Reading →
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The Zika Virus, Malaria and Other Mosquito Delivered Diseases Adds Fuel to Science Sculpting Evolution

June 9 , 2016 – Altering the genetic structure of organisms is a power not to be taken lightly. But that is exactly what is possible today through advances in genomics. Because ... Continue Reading →
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Scientists Launch Project to Synthesize Human DNA From Scratch

June 3, 2016 – It has been more than a decade-and-a-half since scientists mapped the entire human genome back in 2001. Now some have decided it is time to develop the ability ... Continue Reading →
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Peter Diamandis and Where Healthcare is Going – Dematerialization, Demonitization, and Democratization

November 9, 2015 – In Peter Diamandis’ latest mind-sharing email he adds more fuel to the positive disruptive changes happening in healthcare. He describes the reasons for ... Continue Reading →
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Have you heard of DNA.LAND?

October 27, 2015 – Know your genome. Help science. That is the message you find when you first click on the link to DNA.LAND, a place where you go to learn about your genome, ... Continue Reading →
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Canada Launches 15 Million Dollar Disruptive Innovation in Genomics Competition

October 25, 2015 – A new competition aimed at disruptive innovation leading to new market opportunities has been launched by Genome Canada. The competition has been developed ... Continue Reading →
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Peter Diamandis Talks About Machine Learning and Genomics

June 21, 2015 – In his latest mindshare with readers Peter Diamandis, founder of the X-Prize and Planetary Resources, to name just two of his many ventures, shares his thoughts ... Continue Reading →
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Nokia Sensing X-Prize Challenge Finalists Strut Their Stuff

October 24, 2014 – The Nokia Sensing XChallenge has a goal to transform personal health through sensing technology. A $2.25 million purse is on the line for those organizations ... Continue Reading →
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The Impending Medical Revolution as Expressed by X-Prize Founder Peter Diamandis

October 5, 2014 – Rather than paraphrase the content of an e-mail I received yesterday from Peter Diamandis I am reproducing it largely in full. It is a statement about the revolution ... Continue Reading →