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Should a Transhumanist Run for US President?

Zoltan Istvan | Posted 12.08.2014 | Politics
Zoltan Istvan

I'm in the very early stages of preparing a campaign to try to run in the 2016 election for US President. I'll be doing it as a transhumanist for the Transhumanist Party, a political organization I recently founded that seeks to use science and technology to radically improve the human being and the society we live in.

Death Threats, Freedom, Transhumanism, and the Future

Zoltan Istvan | Posted 10.25.2014 | Technology
Zoltan Istvan

The next time you read a controversial opinion article, instead of talking about "lynching" the author or what "gauge" shotgun you're going to use when you shoot him, maybe present a better idea to solve the problems he's trying to address.

A World Future Society Conference Speech: Everyone Faces a Transhumanist Wager

Zoltan Istvan | Posted 09.30.2014 | Technology
Zoltan Istvan

Ladies and gentlemen, we have a problem. Each one of us has a problem. In fact, no matter where you go on the planet, no matter who you find, every single person on Earth has this same dire problem.

Are We All Cyborgs?

Alejandro Rojas | Posted 05.04.2014 | Weird News
Alejandro Rojas

I got the chance to talk to filmmaker and futurist Jason Silva about these topics. He suggests that not only should we not be afraid of our bold new world, but we may all already be cyborgs.

Some Futurists Aren't Worried About Global Warming or Overpopulation

Zoltan Istvan | Posted 04.20.2014 | Technology
Zoltan Istvan

What many environmentalists, journalists and politicians fail to consider when assessing the future is how quickly technological innovation is growing. The future is coming much faster than people realize.

New Marriages May Sharply Decline in Coming Transhumanist Era

Zoltan Istvan | Posted 03.18.2014 | Technology
Zoltan Istvan

While many in the world may not realize this, civilization is on verge of the greatest change it has ever known. Entire social systems and institutions may soon become obsolete, nonfunctional, and even unsafe. New marriages will not likely outlive this century.

Man or Cyborg: Does Google Glass Mark the End of True Humanity?

Cassie Goldring | Posted 09.21.2013 | Technology
Cassie Goldring

Google Glass exemplifies how our present technological climate has enabled us to not only extend our physical selves, but our mental ones as well.

Can a Cyborg Treat Us Before We Fall Sick?

XPRIZE | Posted 05.12.2013 | Health News
XPRIZE

By Praveen Suthrum Praveen Suthrum is an alumnus of Singularity University and co-founder of NextServices. Even now I can see Dr. Hingorani telling ...

Bianca Bosker

Life As A Cyborg

HuffingtonPost.com | Bianca Bosker | Posted 02.23.2013 | Technology

Neil Harbisson is a cyborg. Protruding from his skull is an electronic eye that allows Harbisson, a 30-year-old who was born color-blind, to list...

In Case You Missed It: I Am One with Social Media

Jeremy Harris Lipschultz | Posted 02.27.2013 | Home
Jeremy Harris Lipschultz

Like pen pals, landlines and citizen band radio before, cyberculture is about navigating social spaces through use of new tools.

The Military's New Mind-Reading Binoculars Are Scary-Efficient

The Huffington Post | Betsy Isaacson | Posted 09.22.2012 | Technology

Remember Tony Stark's augmented reality lenses from the Iron Man movies -- the ones that separated civilians from hostiles, so the Iron Man knew whom ...

Will Cyborg Fuel Cells Change Lives Of Paralyzed Patients?

Posted 06.14.2012 | Science

By: InnovationNewsDaily Staff Published: 06/13/2012 12:46 PM EDT on InnovationNewsDaily Cockroaches, snails and clams have already become living b...

Scientists Create 'Cyborg Clams' With Amazing Ability

Posted 04.18.2012 | Science

By: Jeremy Hsu, InnovationNewsDaily Senior Writer Published: 04/18/2012 10:38 AM EDT on LiveScience Animal cyborgs have already begun their rise a...

The Rise Of The Virtual Cyborg

Bill Liao | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
Bill Liao

Inconvenience comes in many shapes and sizes and alongside hypocrisy being inconvenienced appears to be considered a modern day deadly sins.

Detroit Debates RoboCop: Inspirational City Mascot Or Bad Bionic Idea?

AP | MIKE HOUSEHOLDER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

DETROIT — Your move, Detroit. A group working to build a statue of the fictional crime-fighting cyborg RoboCop in the city said it has reached it...