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Thinkers April 16 2013: Pros and cons of resurrecting extinct species.

Extropia DaSilva: Welcome to Thinkers! [2013/04/16 15:34]  Extropia DaSilva: Today we are discussing….. [2013/04/16 15:34]  Extropia DaSilva: .. [2013/04/16 15:34]  Extropia DaSilva: Hah [2013/04/16 15:35]  Extropia DaSilva: OK I forgot I copies some other text.. [2013/04/16 15:35]  Rhiannon of the … Continue reading

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THINKERS LECTURE 2012: ‘THE FOURTH EVOLUTIONARY TRANSITION’.

  (This essay is a transcript of my Christmas 2012 lecture, which is all about the role technology is playing in bringing about a new kind of organism).                         … Continue reading

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THINKERS MAY 01 2012: CAUSE AND EFFECT

Extropia DaSilva: welcome to Thinkers! [2012/05/01 15:31]  Extropia DaSilva: Today the topic is all about causation… [2012/05/01 15:31]  Extropia DaSilva: The past affects the future but the future cannot affect the past. How certain can we be that this is … Continue reading

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TRANSHUMANIST THINKING AND THE NECESSARY REJECTION OF THE BIG BANG

TRANSHUMANIST THINKING AND THE NECESSARY REJECTION OF THE BIG BANG: Transhumanist thinking sometimes stands opposed to scientific orthodoxy. Nowhere is this more apparent than when questions regarding our importance in the grand scheme of things are raised. According to most … Continue reading

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