This is a video representation on how nanoparticles can be used to advance cancer therapy. The medicine inside the nanoparticles are released directly to the tumor, which highly contrasts the commonly used chemotherapy where it is distributed throughout the whole body. This means less medication will be needed which leads to less side effects.
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In this video, Jeff Hawkins explains the current problems in understanding how the brain works. He mentions how there is so much data on the brain, but not a general theory that explains it all. He also talks about how this theory will make it easier to produce more efficient and knowledgeable artificial intelligence.
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I used to think origami was just a bunch of paper folding, but not any more. There are researchers all over the world that are finding solutions to critical problems by using origami. A few examples would be getting a large telescope into space, creating solar sails, holding open a blocked artery, and fitting airbags into tight compartments.
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