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IEET > Affiliate Scholar > B. J. Murphy

B. J. Murphy

B.J. Murphy is a Technoprogressive Transhumanist activist within the East Coast region of the U.S. He’s worked with the asteroid mining company Planetary Resources as a member of their Planetary Community Vanguard, helping campaign funding for the ARKYD 100 Space Telescope, an open-source means of space exploration. He is a Writer, Editor, and Social Media Manager for and runs his own blog called The Proactionary Transhumanist. He’s a co-author of both Longevitize!: Essays on the Science, Philosophy & Politics of Longevity and The Future of Business: Critical Insights On a Rapidly Changing World From 60 Futurists.

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The Future of Business by Ed. Rohit Talwar (2015)

Longevitize!: Essays on the Science, Philosophy & Politics of Longevity by ed. Franco Cortese (2013)


"Cyborg Dad Fights to Regain Custody of Children - You Can Help"   Serious Wonder  Dec 3, 2016

"Lip Reading Skills by Google’s AI is on Fleek"   Serious Wonder  Nov 30, 2016

"Westworld and the Human Connection with our Future Companion Robots"   Serious Wonder  Nov 6, 2016

"Humai’s Head of Engineering On the Future That is to Come"   Medium  Mar 28, 2016

"Beauty Will Be in the Bionic Eye of the Beholder"  Mar 15, 2016

"A Conversation With Bionic Actress Angel Giuffria"  Mar 11, 2016

"Health Insurance to Cover Exoskeleton Suits, One Step Closer to Humai Acceptance"  Feb 28, 2016

"Transcending Overpopulation With a Bionic Future"  Feb 18, 2016

"Humai’s Vision For the World of Tomorrow"  Feb 14, 2016

"Top Five Features to Expect from Your Future Car"   Serious Wonder  Feb 1, 2016

"#22: Time to Start Looking at ‘Cyborg’ as a Gender Identity"   Ethical Technology  Dec 10, 2015

"#29: A Secular Satanist’s Approach Towards Technoprogressive Transhumanism"   Ethical Technology  Dec 3, 2015

"Star Trek Philosophy: “We Were Like You Once, But We Evolved”"   Serious Wonder  Dec 2, 2015

"Proliferated Futuristic Weaponry: World’s First 3-D Printed Revolver"   Serious Wonder   Dec 1, 2015

"Blue Origin Defeats SpaceX In Landing Reusable Rocket"   Serious Wonder   Nov 30, 2015

"Star Trek Philosophy: “Killing Is Wrong, No Matter Who’s Doing It”"   Serious Wonder   Nov 28, 2015

"Lockheed Martin’s New Exoskeleton Paves Way Towards Cyborg Future"   Serious Wonder   Nov 23, 2015

"Tech Company Humai Wants to Resurrect the Dead Using A.I."   Serious Wonder   Nov 22, 2015

"The Future Business of Body Shops"   Ethical Technology  Nov 15, 2015

"A Techno-Optimist Movement: For an Evenly Distributed Future
"   Ethical Technology  Oct 3, 2015

"A Technogaian Perspective: A Pro-GMO Movement Is Needed"   Serious Wonder  Sep 19, 2015

"DARPA’S Tiny Guardians in the Form of Microchips"   Serious Wonder  Sep 14, 2015

"Aipoly: Helping the Blind See, Using An Artificial Intelligence"   SeriousWonder  Aug 27, 2015

"‘The Singularity & Socialism’ - an interview with author C. James Townsend"   Serious Wonder  Jun 26, 2015

"Top 5 Myths About Monsanto (Part 1)"   Ethical Technology  May 29, 2015

"The Legal Dilemma of Age Play in Virtual & Augmented   Reality"   Ethical Technology  Apr 9, 2015

"A Secular Satanist’s Approach Towards Technoprogressive Transhumanism"   Ethical Technology  Feb 9, 2015

"Time to Start Looking At ‘Cyborg’ As a Gender Identity"   Ethical Technology  Jan 28, 2015

"#18: The Future of Work and Death"   Ethical Technology  Dec 22, 2014

"Why Transhumanists Should Support “Right-To-Die”"   Ethical Technology  Nov 5, 2014

"The Transhumanist Future of Sex (Crimes?)"   Ethical Technology  Oct 23, 2014

"End Police Brutality, Support Sousveillance Laws!"   Ethical Technology  Aug 17, 2014

"The Future of Work and Death"   Ethical Technology  May 31, 2014

"Hip Hop and Transhumanism: An Interview with M.C. Kilch and Maitreya One"   Ethical Technology  May 2, 2014

"I Am Cyborg, Hear Me Roar: The Feeling of Pain is SO Last Century"   Ethical Technology  Apr 3, 2014

"‘Her’, OS Sentience and the Desire to Love"     Jan 14, 2014

"A Techno-Ramadan Proposal"   The Proactionary Transhumanist  Dec 26, 2013

"Will Today’s Handicapped Become Tomorrow’s First Post-Human?"   Ethical Technology  Dec 9, 2013

"Google’s Anti-Facial Recognition Policy for Glass is Deadly"   Ethical Technology  Dec 4, 2013

"A Question on Prostitution and the Left: My response to Meghan Murphy’s analysis"   Ethical Technology  Oct 27, 2013

"Neo-Malthusians, Luddites, and the rise of the Anti-Science Left"   The Proactionary Transhumanist  Sep 17, 2013

"‘What seems to be the problem?’ – Hollywood’s anti-immortality"     Sep 9, 2013

"Transhumanism and Anti-Imperialism: Why Technoprogressives should say ‘U.S. hands off Syria!’"   Ethical Technology  Sep 3, 2013

"A Socialist Journey for a Transhumanist"   The Proactionary Transhumanist  Aug 21, 2013

"Software company ScIAM develops ‘Human Intelligence Emulation’?"   Ethical Technology  Aug 14, 2013

"Immortality is NOT a Waste of Time"   The Proactionary Transhumanist  Jul 17, 2013

"Maintaining Physical Continuity While Achieving Digital Immortality"   Ethical Technology  Jul 10, 2013

"Abortions, Conception, and Gender Binary Politics"   Ethical Technology  Jun 27, 2013

"A Transhumanist’s Journey To Becoming Gods, Angels, and Ghosts"   Ethical Technology  Jun 17, 2013

"Do Robots Deserve the Right to Unionize?"   Ethical Technology  Jun 3, 2013

"My adieu to the anti-Big Pharma crowd"   Ethical Technology  May 9, 2013

"Drones, Ethics, and the rising tide of U.S. Technological Imperialism"   Ethical Technology  May 3, 2013

Recent Multimedia

Future “Bodyshops”   2016-02-12

Virtual Reality and Reality Augmentation   2015-10-03

The Future of Business   2015-09-01

Killer Robots   2015-08-04

Cyborg Sex - Greg Stevens and B.J. Murphy discuss sexuality and gender in a transhumanist future   2015-06-16


BJ Murphy interviewed by Future of Sex (Mar 15, 2016)

B. J. Murphy - New IEET Affiliate Scholar (Jul 02, 2015)

Past Appearances

BJ Murphy@Moogfest (Durham, North Carolina - May 20, 2016)


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