Never say "No, you can't" to Viktoria Modesta. The world's first self-described "bionic pop star" will prove you wrong before
1) Presenting transhumanism in the media in engaging ways that emphasize health, wellbeing, democracy and and the upholding
Zoltan Istvan of the Transhumanist Party is running for President on one platform: longevity.
It also discusses the future of beauty as we progress into a more technologically advanced and digital world. Here's the condensed version of the second half of the speech.
The next time you read a controversial opinion article, instead of talking about "lynching" the author or what "gauge" shotgun you're going to use when you shoot him, maybe present a better idea to solve the problems he's trying to address.
Ladies and gentlemen, we have a problem. Each one of us has a problem. In fact, no matter where you go on the planet, no matter who you find, every single person on Earth has this same dire problem.
This is going to change society dramatically, and in fact, it already has.
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For thousands of years, people have been modifying their bodies. But have you ever thought about extending your senses beyond
In the next 10 years, I suspect that today's 'extreme plastic surgery' treatments will seem like run-of-the-mill procedures. The future is likely to bring us astonishingly advanced, and increasingly unusual ways to enhance our bodies.
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