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Archive for the ‘Futurism’ Category

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April 14, 2014

What if we could re-engineer humans for the harsh environment of planets like Mars?

April 7, 2014

A microgrid is a power grid on a small scale. It operates alone or can feed into the main power grid.

March 19, 2014

Peter Rothman, editor of H+ Magazine, spoke to David Wood, chair of London Futurists, about the “Anticipating 2025” event taking place in London on 22-23 March.

March 14, 2014

Our current governments do not work.

March 4, 2014

Overview of technological determinism and technological inevitability. Analysis of implications in four key areas.

February 27, 2014

If you are studying the future, regarding our speed of progress or where we are heading to, you will value this image demonstrating mobile phone evolution.

February 6, 2014

This is a super panel discussion from last year featuring David Brin, Phil Osborn, Vernor Vinge, and Mitch Wagner. The panel discusses the technological singularity with a live audience at LOSCON 39. The panel drop some pretty interesting ideas and facts along the way, so this is one to listen to in its entirety rather […]

January 29, 2014

The first video in this series featuring World Future Society President Tim Mack talking about the film Minority Report.

January 13, 2014

The line between the consumers and producers of commercial objects is increasingly becoming blurred in the 21st century. As an economic imperative for consumer participation is quickly emerging, more than ever before businesses are turning to consumers to guide their creative decisions. Crucially this could begin to have a significant impact on the way that cities and their commercial architecture is designed and evaluated, through the promotion of consumers as direct, collective decision makers.

Referring to key economic theorists; the work of contemporary architectural practitioners; while additionally including first hand interaction with one of the world’s most successful prosumption communities, this essay attempts to construct an argument for the value of consumer involvement in the active design of 21st century commercial architecture.

January 10, 2014

Gennady Stolyarov discusses three technological singularities that have already happened and discusses their effects and impacts on human existence.

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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