“Artist Neil Harbisson was born completely color blind, but these days a device attached to his head turns color into audible frequencies. Instead of seeing a world in grayscale, Harbisson can hear a symphony of color -- and yes, even listen to faces and paintings.” —TEDTalks.
What can we learn from people with the genetics to get sick — who don’t? With most inherited diseases, only some family members will develop the disease, while others who carry the same genetic risks dodge it. Stephen Friend suggests we start studying those family members who stay healthy. Hear about the Resilience Project, a massive effort to collect genetic materials that may help decode inherited disorders.
Right at midnight on New Year's Eve, photographer Jeff Cremer sent his camera drone up into the skies above Lima, Peru to capture the sights and sounds of residents shooting off fireworks. A heck of a lot of fireworks it turns out, shot from streets and rooftops across the entire city. Cremer
In The Future, Our Skyscrapers Will Be Built By Drones
In The Future, Our Skyscrapers Will Be Built By Drones | A Swiss architecture firm is working on plans to use UAVs to assemble a skyscraper. When there are no people involved, how high can you go? [Future Drones: http://futuristicnews.com/tag/drone/ Drones for Sale at Amazon: http://futuristicshop.com/tag/drone/]