Advances in genetics now permit to edit one’s genome relatively easily. Gene therapy is now used exclusively to fix diseases, but could soon be used by transhumanists for genetic enhancement, such as augmenting one’s mental faculties or improving one’s physical appearance. What exactly can we modify and what are the risks involved ?
Events… INCOMING! Fassbinder’s ’73 VR Movie, Kurzweil’s Singularity Movie, Rucker’s Art Show, Rushkoff w. R.U. Sirius, Turkle
Great Sunday NY Times article about a film made by Rainer Werner Fassbinder for German TV in 1973 titled World on a Wire.