Global Capital Summit 2019 – Seeding the Future: Call for Speaker #F50Summit

The fourth annual Global Capital Summit (GCS)® on May 1st, 2019 is open for speaker nomination. GCS is one of the Silicon Valley Bay Area's flagship events for the venture ecosystem including corporates and venture investors, tier-1 media, featuring investment and startup content in health tech and deeptech.

Data breaches are inevitable – here’s how to protect yourself anyway

It's tempting to give up on data security altogether, with all the billions of pieces of personal data - Social Security numbers, credit cards,...

Can genetic engineering save disappearing forests?

Compared to gene-edited babies in China and ambitious projects to rescue woolly mammoths from extinction, biotech trees might sound pretty tame. But releasing genetically engineered...

In ‘airports of the future,’ everything new is old again

As massive new airports open across Asia and the Middle East, U.S. airports are enhancing security checkpoints with technological gadgets to screen passengers and...

People don’t trust blockchain systems – is regulation a way to help?

Blockchain technology isn't as widely used as it could be, largely because blockchain users don't trust each other, as research shows. Business leaders and...

Think you love your Valentine? What’s beneath the surface may be more complicated

Valentine cards are filled with expressions of unequivocal adoration and appreciation. That's fitting for the holiday set aside to express love and reaffirm commitment...

2019 tuneup for your brain , a neuroscientist’s tips

Unlike the effervescent bubbles that stream to the top of champagne flutes on New Year's Eve, what I call brain bubbles are far from...

3D scans of bat skulls help natural history museums open up dark corners of...

Picture a natural history museum. What comes to mind? Childhood memories of dinosaur skeletons and dioramas? Or maybe you still visit to see planetarium...

David vs. Goliath: What a tiny electron can tell us about the structure of...

What is the shape of an electron? If you recall pictures from your high school science books, the answer seems quite clear: an electron...

Advanced digital networks look a lot like the human nervous system

Parents have experienced how newborns grab their finger and hold tight. This almost instantaneous response is one of the sweetest involuntary movements that babies...

Is quantum computing a cybersecurity threat?

Cybersecurity researchers and analysts are rightly worried that a new type of computer, based on quantum physics rather than more standard electronics, could break...

Renewed space rivalry between nations ignores a tradition of cooperation

The annals of science fiction are full of visions of the future. Some are techno-utopian like "Star Trek" in which humanity has joined together...

Using gene drives to control wild mosquito populations and wipe out malaria

What is the deadliest animal on earth? It's a question that brings to mind fearsome lions, tigers, sharks and crocodiles. But the answer is...

Clean up your cyber-hygiene – 6 changes to make in the new year

Data breaches, widespread malware attacks and microtargeted personalized advertising were lowlights of digital life in 2018. As technologies change, so does the advice security experts...

Humans and machines can improve accuracy when they work together

Whether artificial intelligence systems steal humans' jobs or create new work opportunities, people will need to work together with them. In my research I use...

How SpaceX lowered costs and reduced barriers to space

On March 2, SpaceX plans to launch its first test of an unmanned Dragon vehicle which is designed to carry humans into low Earth...

Artificial intelligence must know when to ask for human help

Artificial intelligence systems are powerful tools for businesses and governments to process data and respond to changing situations, whether on the stock market or...
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Project Malta (Energy Storage) of Google X, Silicon Valley DeepTech Summit 2018

https://youtu.be/o8RsRQ2VjjQ About Project Malta: https://blog.x.company/introducing-malta-81bceb559061 Dr. Siyuan...

Here’s how airplane crash investigations work, according to an aviation safety expert

The fatal crash of Ethiopian Airlines Flight 302 has resulted in the worldwide grounding of Boeing 737 Max aircraft. Investigators are probing the crash...
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Venture Driving DeepTech Innovation

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=53i1amjQlJM Venture Driving DeepTech Innovation Sanjit Singh Dang, PhD, Managing Director, Intel Capital Tianyu Zhu, Partner, Bluerun Ventures Sunil Nagaraj,...