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Solar: The First 1% Was the Hardest

The Revolutionary Potential of Psychedelics

A Game of Musical Chairs over Hot Coals - an analogy about employment and basic income

Human Brain 2.0 - what is the most essential upgrade? Increased Rationality, Empathy, or Happiness?

Simple Intervention Cuts Unplanned Pregnancy by Half

Basic Income Guarantee in Utrecht, The Netherlands


ieet books

A Dangerous Master: How to Keep Technology from Slipping Beyond Our Control
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Wendell Wallach

Artificial Superintelligence: A Futuristic Approach
Roman Yampolskiy

Who Are We?: Religious, Philosophical, Scientific and Transhumanist Theories Of Human Nature
John Messerly

Codebreaking our future: Deciphering The Future’s Hidden Order
Michael Lee


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James McLean Ledford on 'Is Pope Francis the World’s Most Powerful Transhumanist?' (Jun 29, 2015)

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rms on 'AI Will Solve Aging - it is a Tool, Not a Threat' (Jun 29, 2015)

rms on 'How To Survive the Robot Apocalypse' (Jun 29, 2015)

Random Sample on 'How To Survive the Robot Apocalypse' (Jun 28, 2015)

instamatic on 'Fort Sumter Redux: the Battle Flag and the Re-ignition of the Confederacy' (Jun 28, 2015)







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