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Here's an interesting and heartwarming program that pairs veterans suffering from PTSD with service dogs. By training the dogs, the vets learn the skills to reintegrate into society, relying less on medications and other conventional treatments:
http://www.livescience.com/44911-service-dogs-help-traumatized-veterans.html 
When U.S. Navy hospital corpsman Marshall Peters returned from a tour of duty in Kandahar, Afghanistan, in 2010, he couldn't sleep. He felt depressed and anxious, and hated being around crowds or loud noises.
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The nonprofit SpeakYourMind Foundation is developing low-cost assistive technologies to help brain-damaged patients communicate: http://www.livescience.com/43412-tech-helps-brain-injured-patients-speak.html
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No one likes to mention it, but the world has a waste problem. As in, garbage and poop. What will happen when the world pop. hits 11 billion in 2100? Check out our series on LiveScience. http://www.livescience.com/41503-11-billion-people-sanitation.html
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Give him an injection iPS cells. 
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Thanks for this article.  I work at UT Austin's Center for Space Research, and we use the computers at TACC for gravity models of the Earth.  It was nice to see them mentioned.
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Following in the footsteps of Craig Venter's synthetic bacterial chromosome, scientists have now created a completely synthetic eukaryote chromosome (from yeast), paving the way for biotech advance in medicine, vaccines, and biofuels: SYNTHETIC-YEAST: EMBARGOED for 2pm ET Thurs, 3/27 - For the first time, researchers have synthesized a chromosome from baker's yeast, a step that could lead to new vaccines, medicines and biofuels. LEWIS. FILED. SYN BY 2:15 PM
http://www.livescience.com/44404-first-synthetic-yeast-chromosome-designer-genomes.html
A chunk of the genetic blueprint for yeast has been created and pieced together from scratch, paving the way for "designer" organisms that could produce new vaccines, foods and biofuels, the creators say.
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"He stood for something very simple, which was for equality and fairness," - Mandela biographer David James Smith. My take on why Mandela was so beloved: http://www.livescience.com/41738-why-nelson-mandela-was-so-beloved.html
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I've just now read your article, "Could Quantum Brain Effects Explain Consciousness?"

Please understand that the "quantum mind" program did not originate with Penrose. Stapp and Lockwood preceded him, and so did I.

Moreover, I do not agree with many of the tenets of the Penrose-Hameroff model. The appeal to quantum gravity is a nonstarter for me, e.g.

On the other hand, I do agree with Penrose that strong AI is fatally flawed in respect of its emphasis on functional relations.

Those who disagree might ask themselves what the brain employs for the arguments of its functions -- i.e., what are the x's in f(x)?

Finally, as Dyson tells us, "There is nothing else except these [quantum] fields: the whole of the material universe is built of them."

The brain is presumably part of the material universe, yes?

And so just is a collection of quantum fields?

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Secondary Qualities and Hidden Variables

http://bit.ly/xkm8nq

Physics of life: The dawn of quantum biology

http://bit.ly/mlmuFE

Are Perceptual Fields Quantum Fields?

http://wordassociation1.net/FieldWork.html
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interesting idea
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?really,as is definition- lack of- defines;Would guess empathy for "self" as possible !Think wary of "suggests" and glad included in studies.thanks great post Tanya Lewis!
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