The answer to Skynet? A democratically controlled supermind | Ben Goertzel

The answer to Skynet? A democratically controlled supermind | Ben Goertzel

SingularityNET is a blockchain-based platform for artificial intelligence and it originated really when I realized that two goals that I had could be fulfilled simultaneously by the same software platform. One goal being providing a tremendous variety of AI services created by a huge variety of different developers across all areas in a way that’s […]

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Google’s Masterplan in Healthcare – The Medical Futurist

Google’s Masterplan in Healthcare – The Medical Futurist

When Google restructured into the holding company known as Alphabet, one of the perks was that Larry Page and the former heads of Google can finally turn all their attention from the search engine to incubating new and innovative efforts. Alphabet bets on healthcare and medicine as the next big thing. The signs are everywhere. […]

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Improving Healthcare Systems | Research Topics 2017 | AXA Research Fund

Improving Healthcare Systems | Research Topics 2017 | AXA Research Fund

10 Topics to care about in 2017 Improving healthcare systems Globally ageing population, The rise of chronic diseases, or even new technologies are among major global challenges facing healthcare systems At AXA we believe that access to quality care for all is essential How to ensure healthcare system’s sustainability, and allow each of us to […]

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The Immune System Explained I – Bacteria Infection

The Immune System Explained I – Bacteria Infection

Every second of your life, you are under attack. Billions of bacteria, viruses, and fungi are trying to make you their home. So our bodies have developed a super complex little army with guards, soldiers, intelligence, weapons factories, and communicators to protect you from…well…dying For this video, let’s assume the immune system has 12 different […]

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The myth of the “supermale” and the extra Y chromosome

The myth of the “supermale” and the extra Y chromosome

I was watching this episode of the simpsons the other day where Lisa thinks she’s going to get dumber as she gets older because she has the Simpson’s gene. Lisa: “It can’t just be a bad day. I feel like I’m getting dumber by the minute.” Her brother and her father and her uncles have […]

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EILEEN MCKUSICK: Biofield Science in the Electric Universe | Thunderbolts Podcast

EILEEN MCKUSICK: Biofield Science in the Electric Universe | Thunderbolts Podcast

If you’ve ever engaged in a discussion on cosmology and space exploration with the average person, a common question that comes up is “What does anything that happens way out in the far reaches of space have to do with my life on Earth?” It’s always been the position of the chief science adviser to […]

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Implants & Technology — The Future of Healthcare? Kevin Warwick at TEDxWarwick

Implants & Technology — The Future of Healthcare? Kevin Warwick at TEDxWarwick

Translator: Fran Ontanaya Reviewer: Capa Girl We’re living in momentous times. Now, I don’t know whether you know but this is a world first — the TED conferences go all over the world, all different countries — this is the very very first time — normally you take a place name, normally you take a […]

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The Future of Diagnostics and Healthcare – Shounak Ray on CBC News Alberta

The Future of Diagnostics and Healthcare – Shounak Ray on CBC News Alberta

A pair of high school students in Calgary are being recognised for their scientific discoveries. One has created an app that can detect Parkinson’s disease and the other has come up with the test for stoned drivers. Both recently won silver medals at the Canada wide science fair in Fredericton. Here they are explaining their […]

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PBS39 Healthcare Special: Pregnancy and Infant Care

PBS39 Healthcare Special: Pregnancy and Infant Care

THIS YEAR WE WILL EVALUATE 1500 MOTHERS CARRYING BABIES WITH   BIRTH DEFECTS.   THIS SPECIAL PBS HEALTH INITIATIVE IS BROUGHT TO YOU BY.     THANK YOU FOR JOINING US FOR   THE SPECIAL PBS 39 HEALTH   INITIATIVE PREGNANCY AND INFANT CARE. ALMOST 4 MILLING BABIES ARE BORN. THIS YEAR I’LLAD MY FIRST. […]

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Psychologists in integrated health care: Introduction

Psychologists in integrated health care: Introduction

[music]>>RICHARD DERMAN: Behavioral health services is such a critical part of overall health.>>STEPHEN EARLS: Within family medicine a large percentage of patients come in with medical problems that put them at risk for behavioral diagnosis like depression.>>MALINA SPIRITO: Depression is the number one complication of childbirth.>>KEVIN SHEAHAN: The numbers of children that have unmet behavioral […]

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