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Technoprogressive? BioConservative? Huh?
Overview of technopolitics


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Nano: Short Film Explores Future of Nanotech and its Legal Repercussions

Aujourd’hui tous travailleurs… demain tous créateurs?

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On Voter Fraud, Immigration, and Economic Disparity

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Don’t Impeach! Plus appraising GOP proposed legislation—and why is he really in Saudi Arabia?


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Philosophy’s Future: The Problem of Philosophical Progress
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Enframing the Flesh: Heidegger, Transhumanism, and the Body as “Standing Reserve”

Moral Enhancement and Political Realism

Intelligent Technologies and Lost Life


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David Keith’s unusual climate change idea


November 19, 2012

“Environmental scientist David Keith talks about a cheap, effective, shocking solution to climate change: What if we injected a huge cloud of particles into the atmosphere, to deflect sunlight and heat? As an emergency measure to slow a melting ice cap, it could work. Keith discusses why geo-engineering like this is a good idea, why it’s a terrible one — and who, despite the cost, might be tempted to use it. (Recorded September 2007 in New York City. Duration: 16:04.)”


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