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Technoprogressive? BioConservative? Huh?
Overview of technopolitics

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Value Conflicts surrounding the Meaning of Life in the Trans/Post/Human Future

Will AI make us immortal?

Trump’s Lying Reveals That He Is Empty Inside

This Country Is Leading The Robot Revolution

What Do Technoprogressives Believe in 2017?

Is Class War as Inevitable as the Return of Karl Marx?

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Chasing Shadows: Visions of Our Coming Transparent World
David Brin


Enframing the Flesh: Heidegger, Transhumanism, and the Body as “Standing Reserve”

Moral Enhancement and Political Realism

Intelligent Technologies and Lost Life

IEET > Affiliate Scholar > Kyle Munkittrick

Kyle Munkittrick

Kyle Munkittrick, IEET Program Director: Envisioning the Future, is a recent graduate of New York University, where he received his Master’s in bioethics and critical theory. His areas of focus are human enhancement, personhood, sexuality and gender, procreation, and social perceptions of science. He writes for Discover Magazine’s Science Not Fiction, and also maintains a blog, Pop Transhumanism, which is an effort to explore bioethics through the lens of current events and pop culture.

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"Game of Thrones: Is the Lannister’s incest immoral?"   Pop BioEthics  Jun 4, 2015

"Mad Max: Fury Road reminds us why we love the post-apocalypse"   Pop BioEthics  May 31, 2015

"When Enhancement Isn’t"   Pop Bioethics  May 2, 2015

"“The Stem Cell Hope” and Our Indefinitely Delayed Future"   Popbioethics  Jul 19, 2012

"Breaking the “Disney Princess” Tradition - why the film “Brave” is a Big Deal"   PopBioethics  Jun 28, 2012

Recent Multimedia

Rise of the Planet of the Apes and Enhancement   2011-08-06

Captain America, Voluntary Amputation, and Rogue Scientists   2011-07-01

Join Us At H+ Summit at Harvard   2010-05-29


Kyle Debates Human Enhancement Over at Slate (Sep 25, 2011)

Discover Magazine Appoints Kyle Munkittrick as Blogger (Jul 13, 2010)

Announcing Our New Roster of Interns (May 18, 2010)

IEET appoints Munkittrick as Program Director (Mar 29, 2010)


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