This session was part of a large IEEE academic robotics conference) in Hong Kong; organized by Ben Goertzel, David Hanson, Mark Tilden and Gino Yu
This is an animated depiction of the novel SHEPHERD spacecraft concept on a mission to gently stop a small asteroid from spinning.
Long before trippy visualizers and computer animation, before liquid light shows or laser parties, Thomas Wilfred was building organs for visuals.
Everyone of us have dreams of being a superhero. Here are some of superpowers that science will give us in our lifetime.
This “game” is called “HOASCA VR “, and it was designed to improve psychedelic trips or alternatively to simulate psychedelic trips.
Video Friday: Beyond Parabiosis: Defined Approaches to Tissue Rejuvenation presented by Dr. Irina Conboy
Irina Conboy, PhD, Associate Professor of Bioengineering, University of California, Berkeley, CA,
The concept of emergence is controversial to some – for example Eliezer Yudkowski, who favors reductionism, wrote a critique at Less Wrong (see link below). Do reductionists often dismiss emergence? Ben formalized emergence in his book ‘The Evolving Mind’ as...
As artificial intelligence technology advances, a portion of our population cannot help but react with panic.
We use nanotechnology and nanomaterials every day or our lives. They are in sporting goods, microelectronics, automotive goods, biomedical devices, etc.
At the opening of Camp Alphaville 2015, the Financial Times’ Cardiff Garcia talks to Zoltan Istvan, transhumanist, futurist and The Transhumanist Party’s 2016 US presidential candidate. He explains his vision of a technologically enhanced human species and The Case for...