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Researchers studying century-old drug in potential new approach to autism

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[Link] Learning Deep Learning the EASY way, with Keras

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[Link] Moral Robots: Making sense of robot ethics. News aggregator

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Statcheck: Extract statistics from articles and recompute p values

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[Link] Men without work,or prospects

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[Link] The Hidden Monopolies That Raise Drug Prices

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[Link] Get full-text of research papers as you browse

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[Link] New method predicts who will respond to lithium therapy

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[Link] Win $1 Million For Your Bright Idea To Fix The World

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Artificial data give the same results as real data — without compromising privacy

http://news.mit.edu/2017/artificial-data-give-same-results-as-real-data-0303

"“Once we model an entire database, we can sample and recreate a synthetic version of the data that very much looks like the original datab...(read more)

SRI Report Independently Verifies Brillouin LENR Reactions (report included)

https://www.lenr-forum.com/forum/thread/5552-sri-report-independently-verifies-brillouin-lenr-reactions-report-included/

https://www.lenr-forum.com/attachment/4676-sri-technical-report-kopia-pdf/

Brillouin’s LENR technol...(read more)

Wow, thanks. I don't see anything at LW 2.0, so nice to be able to read articles again.

"Destroyed Worlds" --Cause Star's Strange Dimming (VIDEO)

"A team of U.S. astronomers studying the star RZ Piscium has found evidence suggesting its strange, unpredictable dimming episodes may be caused by vast orbiting clouds of gas and dust, the remains of one or more destroyed planets."

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What if consciousness is not what drives the human mind?

https://theconversation.com/what-if-consciousness-is-not-what-drives-the-human-mind-86785

https://www.frontiersin.org/articles/10.3389/fpsyg.2017.01924/full

"We suggest that our personal awareness does not create, cause or choose our belief...(read more)

SAGE: A Test to Detect Signs of Alzheimer's and Dementia

https://wexnermedical.osu.edu/brain-spine-neuro/memory-disorders/sage#SAGETest

"The Self-Administered Gerocognitive Exam (SAGE) is designed to detect early signs of cognitive, memory or thinking impairments. It evaluates your thinking abilit...(read more)

"Here Bostrom and I discuss applications of his book across any number of fields — from history to philosophy to public policy to practices of everyday life (both now and in millennia to come)."