Religion and Transhumanism (May 10 conference)

Posted: Tue, April 15, 2014 | By: Events

New_poster.jpg TRANSHUMAN VISIONS will present it’s 4th conference on May 10, from 9am - 9pm. The event will be held in Piedmont Veteran’s Hall, 401 Highland Avenue, Piedmont, California. The topic will be “RELIGION AND TRANSHUMANISM” Tickets are available via EventBrite HERE. The conference is sponsored by the Institute for Ethics… Continue Reading

Global Existential Risks & Radical Futures (June 14 conference)

Posted: Tue, April 15, 2014 | By: Events

nuclear_explosion_on_earth_from_space-small.jpg A conference titled “Global Existential Risks & Radical Futures” will be held on June 14 (Saturday) at Piedmont Veteran’s Hall, 401 Highland Avenue, in Piedmont. The event will take place from 9am - 9pm. Co-producers are Hank Pellissier, director of TRANSHUMAN VISIONS and the Brighter Brains Institute, and Alexey Turchin,… Continue Reading

Purpose of the Mormon Transhumanist Association

Posted: Tue, April 15, 2014 | By: Transhuman

Transhuman-evolution.jpg By Lincoln Cannon The Mormon Transhumanist Association stands for the proposition that we should learn to become Gods, and not just any kind of God, not the God that would raise itself above others, but rather the God that would raise each other together. We should learn to become Christs,… Continue Reading

Quest for Immortality Spurs Breakthroughs in Human-Machine Merge

Posted: Tue, April 08, 2014 | By: Life Extension

terminator_the_sarah_connor_chronicles_ver4-290x290.jpg By Dick Pelletier By mid-century or before, many future followers predict the pace of technological progress in genetics, nanotechnology and artificial intelligence will become so fast that humans will undergo radical evolution. By the 2030s, we’ll be deluged with medical breakthroughs that promise a forever youthful state of being. (this… Continue Reading

Gaming on the Brain

Posted: Sat, April 05, 2014 | By: Brain Gainers & Drainers

375880-the-top-gaming-headsets-update.jpg by Jordi Webb From the moment we’re born we’re told how everything is bad for us. How watching TV for too long will give us square eyes, too many sweets will cause all our teeth to fall out and even that playing video games will melt out brains or turn… Continue Reading

The Urantia Book: A Revelation of Divine Love

Posted: Fri, April 04, 2014 | By: Miscellaneous

20131208224138!The_Urantia_Book_Cover--Urantia_Foundation,_Publisher.jpg By Byron Belitsos “All the world’s a stage, and all the men and women merely players; each has their exists and entrances.” —William Shakespeare, As You Like It Have you ever felt like you’re on a stage, and that your “performance” is being monitored by an unseen audience? By this… Continue Reading

Why you must read David T Wolf’s Mindclone

Posted: Wed, April 02, 2014 | By: Miscellaneous

5219994_orig.jpg By David Njoku (a book review of Mindclone by David T. Wolf) What if you had your brain scanned and all your memories and your entire persona were uploaded to a digital version of yourself? What would it feel like to be that mindclone, to have human memories and desires… Continue Reading

Spreading the Word That Death is Wrong

Posted: Sun, March 30, 2014 | By: Life Extension

Death_is_Wrong_Thumb.jpg by Gennady Stolyarov II Who could have thought a month ago that an illustrated children’s book on indefinite life extension would become a fiercely, passionately discussed phenomenon not just in transhumanist and futurist circles, but on mainstream publications and forums? And yet that is exactly what has happened to Death… Continue Reading

The Trial of Adolf Hitler, 2045

Posted: Sat, March 22, 2014 | By: Miscellaneous

HitlerTeapot.jpg by Raymond Kaaper A Soviet soldier winkled out a tooth from Adolf Hitler’s charred remains at the Führerbunker in Berlin, May 1945, almost thoughtlessly, a souvenir for his kid brother. As the hateful memory of the dead dictator faded by the troubles of day-to-day survival, the tooth was sold, given… Continue Reading

Brighter Brains Institute offers SAT, ISSE & SSAT Tutoring

Posted: Thu, March 20, 2014 | By: SSAT / SAT

SNLEAN792200_367P.jpg Want to elevate your testing proficiency to gain admission into your favorite high school or university? Want to learn all the secrets to scoring high on the SSAT, ISSE, and SAT tests? My approach is to give you 5-6 practice exams, while simultaneously improving your weak areas. I’ll recommend novels… Continue Reading

Is Protein Aging You To Death?

Posted: Tue, March 18, 2014 | By: Life Extension

dave.jpg by David Kekich Dear Future Centenarian, New research suggests there may be benefits from minimizing consumption of animal-based protein. A March 10, 2014 Wall Street Journal still reports on research that tells us more of what we have been hearing for decades… a diet high in protein and low in… Continue Reading

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