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Event: Transhuman Visions Conference February 1 2014, San Francisco

Event: Transhuman Visions Conference February 1 2014, San Francisco

"TRANSHUMAN VISIONS" will be an all-day conference on February 1, 2014, at the Conference Center in Fort Mason, San Francisco. The list of transhumanists delivering talks at the show includes "biohackers, neuro-optimists, extreme futurists, philosophers, immortalists, steal-the-singularitarians, etc."

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The Longevity of Human Civilization

The Longevity of Human Civilization

Will the longevity of human civilization on Earth be imperiled, or enhanced, by our world-changing technologies? Scientists, humanists, journalists and science-fiction authors convened to answer this question in a daylong symposium held on September 12. Video of the event is now available online.

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Arts: “You may not die”

Arts: “You may not die”

DEATH - THE WORST THING THAT CAN HAPPEN TO ANYONE. IN THE EARLY 21ST CENTURY, THE DEVELOPMENT OF BIOTECHNOLOGY, NANOTECH AND ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE HAS OPENED PROSPECTS STOP THE AGING PROCESS, AND THEN THE FINAL VICTORY OVER DEATH. HOWEVER, SOCIETY DOES NOT KNOW ABOUT THE POSSIBILITIES OF SCIENCE, SO THE PACE OF FUNDAMENTAL RESEARCH IS VERY LOW.

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Doctors are practicing reimbursement based medicine and not evidence based medicine.

Attending Futuremed this year at the Hotel Coronado this year was an eye opener and reaffirmed much of what I learned over the years by the top innovators and healthcare professionals from around the world. Why would I write an article on this theme and what does this have to do with transhumanism? Well one important point I wanted to make was if you want to make it to the singularity you have to ...

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Event Review: Being Human 2013

Event Review: Being Human 2013

Being Human is a conference which was recently held in San Francisco which is the brainchild of musician Peter Baumann. This past Saturday I was lucky enough to attend this interesting and enjoyable event.

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