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Brains of 3 People Have Been Successfully Connected, Enabling Them to Share Thoughts
2nd January 2019 | sciencealert.com | Humans, Tech, Weird

The researchers behind the system have dubbed it BrainNet, and say it could eventually be used to connect many different minds together, even across the web.

Wireless ‘pacemaker for the brain’ could offer new treatment for neurological disorders
2nd January 2019 | sciencedaily.com | Humans, Tech

A new neurostimulator can listen to and stimulate electric current in the brain at the same time, potentially delivering fine-tuned treatments to patients with diseases like epilepsy and Parkinson’s.

Asteroid News: Radar Study And The Lucy Mission [Infographic]
2nd January 2019 | forbes.com | Space, Tech

As 2018 comes to a close let’s take a look at what is happening with all the objects surrounding the Earth.

Ancient Japanese pottery includes an estimated 500 maize weevils
21st December 2018 | sciencedaily.com | Ancient, Humans, Tech

This extremely rare discovery provides clues on the cultivation and distribution of chestnuts, food in the Jomon era, and the spirituality of ancient Japanese people.

A Scientist Claims The World’s Oldest Pyramid Is Hidden in an Indonesian Mountain
20th December 2018 | sciencealert.com | Ancient, Humans, Tech

A team of Indonesian scientists presented data to make their case that Gunung Padang is in fact the site of the world’s oldest known pyramid-like structure.

Greenland crater renewed the debate over an ancient climate mystery
19th December 2018 | sciencenews.org | Ancient, Earth, Tech

Scientists disagree on what the find means for a controversial comet-impact hypothesis.

This Native American Nation Maintained Canals In The Face Of Flooding For Over 1000 Years
19th December 2018 | forbes.com | Ancient, Humans, Tech

The Hohokam overcame a harsh desert environment along with periodic droughts and floods to settle and farm much of modern Arizona by maintaining an extensive infrastructure of canals.

Ancient coloured ‘pencil’ up to 50,000 years old found in Siberia
15th December 2018 siberiantimes.com | Ancient, Humans, Tech

The pre-historic artists were not Homo sapiens but Denisovans – a long-extinct branch of ancient man – or possibly Neanderthals, another vanished sub-species, believe scientists.

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