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Nikola Danalylov and David Wood on Transcending Politics
The Future of Empowerment Today
What is TRANSHUMANISM? Dr. Ferrando (NYU)
What does “POSTHUMAN” mean? Dr. Ferrando (NYU)
Kevin LaGrandeur on Surviving the Machine Age
A.I. Taking Jobs
The Ethics of Moral Enhancement
Raising good robots
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Technopolitics > Philosophy > Affiliate Scholar > Steve Fuller
Steve Fuller
From Transcendental Dopes to Transhumanists: Prolegomena to a Futurist Take on the History and Philosophy of Science by Steve Fuller

It is now fashionable to condemn our species’ exalted self-regard for precipitating that apocalypse in waiting known as the ‘Anthropocene’. Nevertheless, I shall heretically argue that we really know more than we normally think we do. But I don’t mean what Michael Polanyi famously called ‘tacit knowledge’, the context-based type of knowing that cannot be reduced to verbal or mathematical formulas. On the contrary, I mean the sort of knowledge that is generated from the production of verbal and mathematical formulas. They lay down...

Technopolitics > Philosophy > Affiliate Scholar > John Danaher
John Danaher
#60 - Véliz on How to Improve Online Speech with Pseudonymity by John Danaher

In this episode I talk to Carissa Véliz. Carissa is a Research Fellow at the Uehiro Centre for Practical Ethics and the Wellcome Centre for Ethics and Humanities at the University of Oxford. She works on digital ethics, practical ethics more generally, political philosophy, and public policy. She is also the Director of the research programme ‘Data, Privacy, and the Individual’ at the IE’s Center for the Governance of Change’. We talk about the problems with online speech and how to use pseudonymity to address them.<...

Technopolitics > Philosophy > Affiliate Scholar > John Danaher
John Danaher
#59 - Torres on Existential Risk, Omnicidal Agents and Superintelligence by John Danaher

In this episode I talk to Phil Torres. Phil is an author and researcher who primarily focuses on existential risk. He is currently a visiting researcher at the Centre for the Study of Existential Risk at Cambridge University. He has published widely on emerging technologies, terrorism, and existential risks, with articles appearing in the Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists, Futures, Erkenntnis, Metaphilosophy, Foresight, Journal of Future Studies, and the Journal of Evolution and Technology. He is the author of several books, including most r...

Technopolitics > Philosophy > Affiliate Scholar > John Danaher
John Danaher
#58 - Neely on Augmented Reality, Ethics and Property Rights by John Danaher

In this episode I talk to Erica Neely. Erica is an Associate Professor of Philosophy at Ohio Northern University specializing in philosophy of technology and computer ethics. Her work focuses is on the ethical ramifications of emerging technologies. She has written a number of papers on 3D printing, the ethics of video games, robotics and augmented reality. We chat about the ethics of augmented reality, with a particular focus on property rights and the problems that arise when we blend virtual and physical reality together in augmented real...

Technopolitics > Philosophy > Affiliate Scholar > John G. Messerly
John G. Messerly
Reflections on the (Real Possibility) of the End of the World by John G. Messerly

Over the last few weeks I’ve discussed the recent UN report on the destruction of the ecosystem, and Jared Diamond’s and Bill McKibbon’s worries about whether the human race we will survive our current crises. I began these discussions about the end of life on earth like this:

Francaise > Technopolitics > Technoprogressivism > Advisory Board > Marc Roux
Marc Roux
Quel est le rôle du comité d’experts sur le génome humain de l’OMS by Marc Roux

Introduction À la suite de l’annonce retentissante de la naissance de bébés génétiquement modifiés par le biologiste Chinois He Jankui, l’Organisation mondiale de la santé, prise de cours, a réuni 18 experts chargés de participer à la régulation internationale de l’édition du génome humain. Leur mission est de “viser au développement de standards de gouvernance… [lire la suite]

Francaise > Technopolitics > Philosophy
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Découvrez la revue Brainstorm (par ThinkH+) by None

Brainstorm est la revue juridique de ThinkH+, think tank dédié aux problématiques juridiques, éthiques et régulatoires soulevées par le transhumanisme.

Technopolitics > Sociology > Philosophy > Contributors > Leo Igwe
Leo Igwe
Beyond Humanism: Emerging Technologies and African Futures by Leo Igwe

Beyond Humanism highlights the philosophical implications of emerging technologies. And any one who is deeply concerned about improving the human conditions needs to pay attention to discourses on critical transhumanism and post humanism. The consequences of emerging technologies on the lives and prospects of Africans cannot be overemphasized because these technologies have the potential of radically transforming the life worlds.

Francaise > Technopolitics > Philosophy
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Les 9 causes biologiques du vieillissement en vidéo by None

Les 9 causes biologiques du vieillissement en vidéo

Francaise > Technopolitics > Philosophy > Advisory Board > Marc Roux
Marc Roux
Notes de lecture : Transhumanisme, Quel avenir pour l’humanité ? by Marc Roux

Marc Roux nous livre sa critique, essentiellement positive, sur cet ouvrage signé David Doat et Franck Damour, de l’Université Catholique de Lille.