transhumanism

The Automaton Sequence: 3.0: ‘You are my creator, but I am your master’; Robot Anxiety

And so here we are, the dreaded Frankenstein, or the Modern Prometheus week. For the purpose of this article, I am referring to Mary Shelley’s opus, and to a lesser extent Kenneth Branagh’s Mary Shell...

transhuman

A Life Well Lived…wait, simulation?

I used to work at a bookstore. I woke up early. Brushed my teeth. Ate something resembling breakfast. Travelled via bus for over an hour. Bought coffee. Drank coffee. Opened store. Wrote while waiting...

Project Humai: should you get excited about it?

After the hype over the head transplantation proposed by Dr. Canavero, things have been a bit quiet in terms of big ideas for developments in transhumanism. However, on January 26th, Humai’s website w...

ETER9: Remember that you will die, prepare to live forever

How would you like to be reminded in the future? More than a memory or a photography, writings and posts you published online, would you choose to have a virtual copy of yourself generating contents a...

EXTROPY: When Man Merges With Machine And The Machine Merges With The World

In the proof-of-concept video Speedhack, you have the chance to check the work of Dylan J. Nathan, a British architecter who has been in a long journey through electronic music, CGI and VFX. In order ...

Is 2015 The Year of Transhumanism?

Should we consider 2015 as the year of transhumanism? Well, we’re barely at the end of its first semester, but there are already several milestones to be mentioned.  Maybe the technology didn’t evolve...

William Gibson in Second Life

Remembering Tomorrow

  While you’re reading this, a team of computer scientists, engineers, neurologists, and many other ologists are putting billions of computer equipment to the grueling task of reverse engineering...