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From Irek Kielczyk
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From Irek Kielczyk
 
I found this very interesting. I wanted to get some of your thoughts on this. Its only the first...
From mathematic
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From Irek Kielczyk
"I can feel it coming In the air tonight Oh lord ..." And now for something completely indifferent ... Can you close your eyes and have vision? Can you stop your mind so you can think? Can you feel outside your senses? Can you imagine what you already know? The following is but a passing possibility ... Tis...
From schrodingers dog
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From Michail Vlasopoulos
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From michaelerule
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From Spectrum IEEE A strange creature, half robot, half rat, has been seen scuttling across a...
From f.Myles
Project:
The Total Library
Make things as simple as possible, but not simpler. --Albert Einstein E usually does not equal M C^2. Thats only when its not moving. The USA government learned that terrorists keep more secrets and try to have more privacy than people who are not terrorists. Therefore secrets and privacy are bad, so the USA government proceeded to build...
From BenRayfield
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about who and what and why ..... "The first thing to be understood is what ego is. A...
From verdeimparat
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Polytopia
 
“The day is coming when a single carrot, freshly observed, will set off a revolution. “ Paul...
From Wildcat
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What happened to nature?
 
"You have asked us, younger ones, to tell you a story," Great Oak said, "but...
From meika
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what’s the connection? I found this essay very interesting and wanted to share it. Copywright...
From Ehfo
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Polytopia
 
How do we make sense of our futures? How do we experience the presence of multiple possible...
From Ilparone
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Tom Crouch and Jia Sun Tsang examining Chesley Bonestell's "Lunar Landscape" (July...
From kindakinked
 
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From wordofcommand
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Earth is being invaded by aliens and the Resistance Forces are humanity's last hope. Can you hold...
From Icooon
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Who sees the human face correctly: the photographer, the mirror, or the painter...
From syncopath
 
A man sets out to draw the world. As the years go by, he peoples a space with images...
From syncopath
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If my experience of culture has proven anything to me it is that we have an insatiable desire...
From allabouteveryone
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Douglas Hofstadter, in his 2007 book 'I am a strange Loop', claimed that the soul (meaning the...
From allabouteveryone
 
After years of saying habitable exoplanets are just around the corner, planet hunters have...
From denis
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The Daily Show With Jon StewartAn Energy-Independent Futurewww.thedailyshow.comDaily Show Full...
From gamma
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Project:
The great enhancement debate
Original article at Brain training games won't make you smarter – but a dose of blue light or an electrical shock just might BREATHE in, breathe out. Breathe in, breathe out. I crack open an eye. Everyone else has theirs closed. I shut it again. Breathe in, breathe out. Around me people are sitting crossed-legged, meditating. For some it's...
From gamma
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[The Rightful Place of Science Policy]
From michaelerule
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Project:
The great enhancement debate
 
I was one of those reading "Gódel, Escher, Bach" in my late teens. Didn't really...
From meika
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by Metaman @OPEN_INTEL My last article, ‘When two worlds collide’ identified the two...
From Open Intelligence
 
From Irek Kielczyk
 
Red Ice Creations We have anthropologist and author Jeremy Narby with us today from...
From Reckon
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I’ve written before about our progressive move towards greater degrees of participation in...
From allabouteveryone
 
With the discovery of the three Super Earths found recently, I started thinking. Maybe the...
From Aaron Moodie
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Our understanding and perception of the Universe is greatly regulated by established forms of...
From Schmuck
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From michaelerule
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Today, the frontier of human productive capacity is the power of extended collaboration – the...
From Open Intelligence
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What happened to nature?
 
In my last post I considered the ability of science-fiction – and the impossible objects it...
From Rourke
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Dr. Don Pettit performs a number of amazing microgravity experiments while onboard the...
From stevijn
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I think this paper goes a fair way in articulating the relationship between neural activity and...
From michaelerule
Project:
What happened to nature?
 
At low tide, in an industrial rockpool, an eight-ratcheted Chiton and a Limpet in pinion were...
From meika
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Polytopia
 
Monica Anderson explains. Reductionism is an amazingly powerful strategy for leveraging...
From CoCreatr
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From meganmay
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Crowdsourcing works on the premise that a reward and a challenge are posted, people respond, vote for the best ideas and the "best" idea wins. This is not a new idea. Venture capitalists have for years spoken of the need to hit a "ten-bagger" on one of their deals to pay for the 9 that did not make it. Anyone in the idea...
From klaitner
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What is alien? Definition number one: unfamiliar. By that description alone, a good 99% of life...
From Claire L. Evans
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From michaelerule
Project:
Polytopia
This is one of 50 posts about cyborgs - a project to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the coining of the term. CC image from mondi. “He would see faces in movies, on T.V., in magazines, and in books. He thought that some of these faces might be right for him...” The word “cybernetic” derives from a Latin word, kybernetes,...
From chris arkenberg
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Polytopia
 
The meaning of ku, which is a part of the Buddhist concept of Three Truths (Ke, Ku and...
From Mariana Soffer
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From michaelerule
From Ehfo
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From Bodies in Space “When I first entered into the shadowy room, I found my senses assaulted...
From f.Myles
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