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Nikki Olson

Nikki Olson, an Affiliate Scholar of the IEET, is a transhumanist writer/researcher authoring unique articles on transhumanist culture and advancing technology. Involved in Singularity research for 4 years as a full-time research assistant, she worked on an upcoming book about the Singularity, aided in the development of the University of Alberta course “Technology and the Future of Medicine”, and produced educational material for the Lifeboat Foundation. She attained a bachelor’s degree in 2007 at University of Alberta, Canada, in Philosophy and Sociology. Her interests lie in scarcity reducing technology, biotechnology, DIY, augmentation technologies, artificial intelligence, and transhumanist philosophy.

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"How The Missing Biography of Satoshi Nakamoto Impacts the World at Large"  (Jun 24, 2014)

"A Review of The Techno-Human Shell, by Joseph Carvalko"   Ethical Technology  (Dec 18, 2013)

"Review of Mark Coeckelbergh’s Human Being @ Risk"   Ethical Technology  (Jul 25, 2013)

"The Singularity: A Documentary by Doug Wolens"   Ethical Technology  (Mar 1, 2013)

"Do You Want to be a Cyborg, or a Transhuman?"   Ethical Technology  (Jan 5, 2013)

"#10 3D Printing Laboratories: The Age of DIY Designer Drugs Begins"   Ethical Technology  (Dec 22, 2012)

"Oscar Pistorius Now … Elective Amputation in 10 Years?"   Ethical Technology  (Aug 3, 2012)

"How Safely Can You Practice DIY Drugs?"   Ethical Technology  (May 4, 2012)

"3D Printing Laboratories: The Age of DIY Designer Drugs Begins"   Ethical Technology  (Apr 26, 2012)

"Five Factors Influencing the Adoption of Artificial Meat"   Ethical Technology  (Feb 29, 2012)

"Researchers, Ahoy! Should Futurist Science Move… Offshore?"   Ethical Technology  (Jan 5, 2012)

"#12: Artificial Wombs Will Spawn New Freedoms"   Ethical Technology  (Dec 20, 2011)

"The Evolving Dynamic of Evil and Love"   Ethical Technology  (Jun 20, 2011)

"Transhumanism for Children"   Singularity Weblog  (Apr 2, 2011)

Recent Multimedia
Post-Human   2015-11-13

Welcome to New Affiliate Scholar and Fellow (Mar 05, 2012)

Past Appearances
2014 Longevity and Genetics Conference: Vancouver (Vancouver - Nov 15, 2014)