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What will happen when for the first time in ages different human species will inhabit the earth at the same time? The day may be upon us when people will argue less about whose Gospel holds the Greater Truth, and more about humanity’s different trajectories into the future. Human beings...
 
Time is an unsettled issue in PHYSICS. Existence of pretty much everything visible in cosmos is far...
From gamma
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Professor: "Don't do anything that affects anything. Unless it turns out you were supposed to do it, in which case for the love of God. Don't not do it!" Fry: "Got it." During time travel it is possibly best not to disturb anything. But is the prime directive a great loss to human experience? I couldn't think of...
From gamma
 
Following the last week announcement that Scientists have Put Exercise In A Pill This is a round...
From Wildcat
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(Okay so the image is way old - but you can't underestimate stupidity) Humanity exists within...
From dragon
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...I created thee as a being neither celestial nor earthly... so that thou shouldst be thy...
From Spaceweaver
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From jozhall
 
The singularity- an optimistic take So, are we or are we not Transhumanists? That is a very...
From Wildcat
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smoother Version 3.1, it has an ending now. New links on tech towards uploading Henry Jacob was...
From meika
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First the news: Oscar Pistorius has been given the OK, he's back on track for the Beijing...
From Wildcat
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Through 'Engineers find 'missing link' of electronics' I found a link to a letter to Nature, The...
From meika
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Two realms of self-enhancement In three parts: Introduction The concrete realm The...
From Robokku
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Two realms of self-enhancement In three parts: Introduction The concrete realm The...
From Robokku
 
From jozhall
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Living on a sad island, mountains sneak into my eyes, their rain drives me back to the...
From meika
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Richard Hayes over at the Washington post has a critique of Ronald Green (Ronald M. Green is a...
From Wildcat
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What happened to nature?
 
Apparently neuroaesthetics are the new black, and Professor Raymond Tallis thinks it's wrong....
From meika
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An interesting article has been presented in Nature, indicating that a portion of the scientific...
From James Dunlop
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A response to Wildcat's "My cranium, my castle?" Thank you Wildcat for the...
From Spaceweaver
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Over at Wired Mag, Clive Thompson, serves a fascinating piece of thought provoking words to incite...
From Wildcat
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Let's have a dream about the future... With the ongoing developments of sub-vocal comunication...
From James Dunlop
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From rene
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From meganmay
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One man's quest to save us from our worst enemy...ourselves. Written and directed by Joshua Taylor Sprinkling, Can Kadir Sucuoglu, and Giullermina Chiu. In association with Rene Daalder of Space Collective, and the Southern California Institute of Architecture. Saving Humanity (aka "The World is too Dumb") from Joshua...
From joshuas
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Rather than creating a series of toys and super-heros with weapons, we are interested in...
From First Dark
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I caught this wonderful documentary at this year's IDFA, 'Mechanical Love'. It is a...
From Counterform
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Project:
What happened to nature?
 
What is described by Bernard Huberman as an ‘ecology’ of information ‘characterized by...
From meika
 
Movie characters from the Terminator to the Bionic Woman use bionic eyes to zoom in on far-off...
From Wildcat
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From jozhall
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The choice of responsibility “Natural selection won’t matter soon, not anywhere near as much...
From Spaceweaver
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First we humans were able to cope with life. Nowadays we are able to alter it. Call it consious or...
From PlanetJarr
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Project:
What happened to nature?
 
From How supercomputers enhance our understanding of genes Biological functionality is...
From meika
 
Oscar Pistorius, AKA "Blade Runner" -- the South African sprinter who uses carbon fiber...
From Wildcat
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that is of course just the beginning, man machine interface is coming our way, are we...
From Wildcat
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About twenty years ago I was living in a hippie shack in the north-east of Tasmania, trying to...
From meika
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The evolutionary prospect of an ethical criterion Evolution is blind. No scientific theory...
From Spaceweaver
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From 3LSZVJA9
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i think we need to be really careful when it comes to this whole pursuit of perfection. a lot has been said for the negatives of human nature, we are irrational, often violent and hurtful, and essentially slow paced and fragile creatures. but is this necessarily a bad thing? i am strongly inclined to believe that the positives of human...
From john
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From Wildcat
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From 3LSZVJA9
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From jozhall
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I first really discovered the concept of a technological singularity when I read The Spike:...
From meika
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