A video of the panel discussion organized by the Karl Jaspers Society of North America that took place at the 87th Annual Meeting of the American Philosophical Society (San Francisco, March 2013).
“This is a symposium on the philosophy of the Starship. At some point in the future, human kind will build robotic and human carrying vessels which will go beyond the solar system, out into interstellar space and onto visit worlds around other stars.”
The Stanford Transhumanist Association is thrilled to host the second-annual Advancing Humanity Symposium. Nine speakers, divided into three panels, will each present a distinct perspective on how emerging technologies and disruptive innovation may sculpt the near future of humanity.
“Linking the challenges of space exploration with medicine on Earth.”
Deadline for abstract submission is February 28, 2013.
At the Photonics West conference taking place in San Francisco this week, Nanoscribe GmbH, a spin-off of Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT), presented the world’s fastest 3D printer of micro- and nanostructures.
Human life expectancy increases by 7 hours per day, every day.
We all know that some powerful people, governments, companies and terrorists will also add lots of bad things to the mix. The same technology that lets you enhance your senses or expand your mind also allows greatly increased surveillance and control, eventually to the extremes of direct indoctrination and zombification.
Some exciting upcoming events in Aukland New Zealand
The 12th annual International Nanotechnology Symposium starts January 30, 2013 and runs through February 1, 2013 in Tokyo Japan.