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January 24, 2014

R. Michael Perry is more than a PhD, the Care Services Manager at Alcor Life Extension Foundation, an author (Forever for All: Moral Philosophy, Cryonics and the Scientific Prospects for Immortality) and a universal thinker. He is a composer. He composed “Opus 1” in 2013. After purchasing his CD at a life- extension conference recently, I didn’t open it to play for a week or two. It merely sat on my desk as if it was beckoning me to play it. Frankly, I loved the image on the cover of the CD, and having known Mike for two decades or longer as a life-extensionists and an ordained Minister of the Society of Venturism (in fact, he was the minister who married my husband and me back in 1996), I had no idea he was also a composer.

December 15, 2013

I recently had the pleasure of videoing Stelarc's performance at West Space in Melbourne Australia - the performance was a fusion of virtual reality and meat space - it was a feast for the senses. I have embedded the video of the performance below. Stelarc has been extending his body through performances since the late […]

November 19, 2013

Chris Cold is a young artist, mostly doing digital illustrations and concept art. He started learning Photoshop on his own back in 2008, first doing just "space art", later he began exploring various themes and genres including some transhumanist works that H+ readers may enjoy.

November 14, 2013

New York science investor, Jeffrey Epstein, has backed H+ board member Ben Goertzel's OpenCog Hong Kong based research group.

October 23, 2013

The art and science of asking questions is the source of all knowledge ~ Thomas Berger

October 23, 2013

Patent Pending is a group exhibition that uses patents as a starting point to investigate the relationship between artists, ownership, and innovation.

October 17, 2013

The "death trap" sound is pretty good making Phuture Doom likely the first profitable prophets of transhumanist doom and gloom.

August 14, 2013

On August 27th, join the author in celebrating the launch with a reading and signing at Elliott Bay Book Stores at 7pm, and then later in the evening at Barca (just a block away) for cocktails.

August 9, 2013

Scott Kravitz (Lead Animator) and Mitchell Stuart (Concept Artist) for Elysium will appear at Gallery Nucleus in Alhambra California. They will share rare behind the scenes artwork by artists from the production design, storyboards, and visual development team.

August 5, 2013

Set in an adrenalized future of espionage, assassins, and out of control super science, PostHuman follows a genius hacker and his dog as they help an enigmatic young woman to free the remaining test subject of a black ops ESP test lab. And it pretty much rocks.

Ben Goertzel and Hugo de Garis
January 18th, 2011

Ben Goertzel converses with Hugo de Garis on his transhumanist argument for the reality of a Creator.

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