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Uploading new skills to the brain just as in “The Matrix”

Uploading new skills to the brain just as in “The Matrix” (Credit: Reuters)
Uploading new skills to the brain just as in “The Matrix” (Image Credit: Reuters)

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One of the first studies to find that transcranial direct current stimulation (tDCS) can help in faster learning of new skills. Continue reading Uploading new skills to the brain just as in “The Matrix”

Use of “Smart Cup” and phone camera in diagnosis of pathogens

Use of “Smart Cup” and phone camera for diagnosis of disease-causing agent (Image source: fbi.gov)
“Smart Cup” and phone camera for diagnosis of disease-causing agent (Image source: fbi.gov)

Main Point:

A newly developed “Smart Cup” can detect disease-causing agents such as herpes simplex virus type 2 (HSV-2) with the help of smartphone camera. Continue reading Use of “Smart Cup” and phone camera in diagnosis of pathogens