When we consider the matter of brain function augmentation, we take it for granted that the issue refers to the human brain as a distinct organ. However, as we live in a complex technological society, it is now becoming clear that the issue is much more complicated. Individual brains cannot simply be considered in isolation, and their function is no longer localized or contained within the cranium, as we now know that information may be transmitted directly from one brain to another (Deadwyler et al., 2013; Pais-Vieira et al., 2013).
Many transhumanists seek a better world, made possible through massively improved intellectual capacity, aka Humanity+.
Religion is not the enemy of the future. Neither is it the friend of the future.
History is littered with dead gods.
Design stated as a single word typically means design of form, such as with industrial design, graphic design, and interior design. Why AI books rarely, if ever, even mention the word “design”?
The problem with Romanticism’s concept of the Infinite.
“Science Fiction killed the space race, I fear.”
This is a double movie review, Computer Chess vs. Game Over — Kasparov And The Machine.
Transcendence: The Disinformation Encyclopedia of Transhumanism and the Singularity is a new book by former h+ Magazine editors R.U. Sirius and Jay Cornell.
As we march into the technological frontier, new possibilities for humanity are emerging — along with new questions