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What if Game of Thrones characters had Dungeons & Dragons alignments?
As any Dungeons & Dragons player knows, it's crucial that a new character's ethical alignment be established before entering int
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Fujitsu K supercomputer hits a record 10.51 petaflops and supercomputers...
Fujitsu K supercomputer hits a record 10.51 petaflops and supercomputers in the United States and China. HPCWire - just three and half years
The 21st Century version of "blood diamonds" are in our electronics
Most people are familiar with the illicit trade of "blood diamonds", but few are aware of the "other" blood trade: illegally sold minerals.
David Brin on the Need to Restore Optimism to Science Fiction
David Brin fans can rejoice: It's been nearly a decade since his last novel, Tomorrow Happens, but the critically acclaimed science fiction
Artificial retinas give blind patients ability to see light and shapes
Two British men who were completely blind for years have regained some of their vision, after undergoing surgery to fit eye implants, accord
Nature goes ahead and publishes study explaining how to create deadly mu...
After months of controversy, the journal Nature has published the details of an experiment describing how the avian flu can be modified into
Sentient Developments: Howard S. Friedman on the "real secrets to a long...
Howard S. Friedman on the "real secrets to a longer life". The key to a long life, argues Howard S. Friedman, is not by eating veg
Sentient Developments: Paddy Ashdown: The global power shift
Paddy Ashdown, a former member of the British Parliament and a diplomat with a lifelong commitment to international cooperation, claims that
Sentient Developments: Sentient Developments Podcast Episode Archive
Canadian futurist and ethicist, George Dvorsky has written and spoken extensively about the impacts of cutting-edge science and technology—p
Why Invader Zim's GIR should be your favorite robot sidekick
Science fiction has portrayed its fair share of glitchy and bumbling robots over the years, but none hold a candle to Invader Zim's GIR. Qui
Sentient Developments: Globe & Mail: Is evolving reproductive techno...
Globe & Mail: Is evolving reproductive technology ushering in a new age of eugenics? Thorough and provocative feature article in the Glo
Paralyzed woman completes marathon with help of robotic suit
Claire Lomas finished the London Marathon, crossing the finishing line 16 days after the race began. The 32-year-old said she was "over