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V.R. Manoj

V.R. Manoj has a Ph.D in Environmental Biotechnology/Sciences from Anna University, Chennai, India. He has worked in the Renewable energy industry and currently teaches Environmental Sciences and Engineering to Engineering grad students in India. He was an IEET Affiliate Scholar for 2010-2012. He has Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees in Microbiology from the University of Madras, India, a diploma in Plant Tissue Culture from Loyola College Chennai in India, and a postgraduate diploma with distinction in Bioinformatics from SISI, Government of India. Manoj is a founding member of the Indian chapter of Humanity+ (formerly the World Transhumanist Association). His specific interests in transhumanism include Life extension, Geoengineering, Green Engineering,  Metaverses and Environmental issues of the postmodern future.

Cyborg Fantasy

Man of Steel aspires for more in a world that yearns for less : Superman delays transcendence to save Planet Earth

Enthiran, Sci fi movie from India addresses Postmodern memes

Postmodern art Death of a Cyborg and remembering Icarus, the mythological cyborg

HAL, GERTY and now SALLY : Common Dystopian themes in Oblivion, Moon and Space Odyssey

Cybofree has been Scooped !

"Man of Steel aspires for more in a world that yearns for less"   Ethical Technology  (Jun 24, 2013)

"Enthiran, Sci fi movie from India addresses Postmodern memes"   CYBOFREE  (May 6, 2013)

"Technology getting under your skin and the ethical scratches therein"  (Jan 30, 2013)

"Branding yourself electronically with Electronic Epidermal Systems"  (Jan 27, 2013)

"Behavioural acceptance of Existing Superhumans: Path to equal acceptance of the differently abled"   Ethical Technology  (Jan 7, 2013)

"Misleading Perceptions of Improving “The Human Condition”"   Ethical Technology  (Mar 31, 2011)

"Love and Hope for Other Species in the Posthuman Future"   Ethical Technology  (Nov 19, 2010)

"Conflicting Convictions of Personhood and Emulated Personhood"   Ethical Technology  (Aug 30, 2010)

"Transcendent Consciousness for Transcendent Technologies"   Cyborg Fantasies  (Nov 24, 2007)

"Book Review : Feed by M.T.Anderson"   Cyborg Fantasy  (Oct 9, 2007)

"The Land of the Dead vs The Land of the Living"   Cyborg Fantasies  (Sep 5, 2007)

"Cochlear Cyborgs : Human Issues with Cochlear Implants"   Cyborg Fantasies  (Aug 6, 2007)

"The Cyborg comes to Second Life"   Cyborg Fantasies  (Jun 10, 2007)

"Cyborgs and Altruism"   Ethical Technology  (May 17, 2007)

"Appendix to “Cybofree- Cyborgs, Fantasy, Reality, Ethics and Education”"   Eubios Journal of Asian and International Bioethics 11 (2001), 132  (Nov 7, 2001)

"Cybofree - Cyborgs, Fantasy, Reality, Ethics and Education"   Eubios Journal of Asian and International Bioethics, 11 (2001), 178-183.  (Nov 7, 2001)

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Draw yourself a whole new world with the world’s first 3D pen!   2013-02-25

A collage of IEET faces, IEET in Second Life (Jun 27, 2007)