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Francaise > Technopolitics > Philosophy > Contributors > Laurens Vaddeli
Laurens Vaddeli
Les promesses de la réalité virtuelle : ce qu’elle va changer by Laurens Vaddeli

Les promesses de la réalité virtuelle : ce qu’elle va changer

SciencePolicy > Artificial Intelligence > Affiliate Scholar > John Danaher
Episode #48 - Gunkel on Robot Rights Philosophical Disquisitions Podcast

In this episode I talk to David Gunkel. David is a repeat guest, having first appeared on the show in Episode 10. David a Professor of Communication Studies at Northern Illinois University. He is a leading scholar in the philosophy of technology, having written extensively about cyborgification, robot rights and responsibilities, remix cultures, new political structures in the information age and much much more. He is the author of several books, including Hacking Cyberspace, The Machine Question, Of Remixology, Gaming the System and, most r...

GlobalDemocracySecurity > CatRisks > SpaceThreats > Fellows > Riccardo Campa
A team of researchers including IEET fellow Riccardo Campa explains why genetic enhancement is needed for crewed Mars mission Changing the Paradigm on Human Enhancements: The Special Case of Modifications to Counter Bone Loss for Manned Mars Missions

A team of researchers including IEET fellow Riccardo Campa explains why genetic enhancement is needed for crewed Mars mission. Space colonization is not just a matter of rockets and spacesuits. The article appeared on Space Policy on March 19th, 2019.

Francaise > Technopolitics > Philosophy > Contributors > Alexandre Maurer
Alexandre Maurer
Réponse au journal Le Monde : “La résistible ascension du transhumanisme” by Alexandre Maurer

Réponse au journal Le Monde, suite à son article : “La résistible ascension du transhumanisme”

Rights > HealthLongevity > Affiliate Scholar > John Danaher
Episode #46 - Minerva on the Ethics of Cryonics Philosophical Disquisitions Podcast

In this episode I talk to Francesca Minerva. Francesca is a postdoctoral fellow at the University of Ghent. Her research focuses on applied philosophy, specifically lookism, conscientious objection, abortion, academic freedom, and cryonics. She has published many articles on these topics in some of the leading academic journals in ethics and philosophy, including the Journal of Medical Ethics, Bioethics, Cambridge Quarterly Review of Ethicsand the Hastings Centre Report. We talk about life, death and the wisdom and ethics of cryonics.

Francaise > Technopolitics > Futurism > Contributors > Alexandre Maurer
Alexandre Maurer
“Alita : Battle Angel” : qu’est-ce qu’être “humain”? by Alexandre Maurer

Réflexion sur le film “Alita : Battle Angel” (et petite critique à la fin).

Rights > HealthLongevity
Aubrey de Grey - Robust Mouse Rejuvenation only 3 years away? An update on Anti-Aging Research

Aubrey de Grey is an author and biomedical gerontologist. He is the Chief Science Officer of the SENS Research Foundation and VP of New Technology Discovery at AgeX Therapeutics, Inc. He is editor-in-chief of the academic journal Rejuvenation Research, author of The Mitochondrial Free Radical Theory of Aging (1999) and co-author of Ending Aging (2007). He is known for his view that medical technology may enable human beings alive today not to die from age-related causes.  He is also an amateur mathematician who has contributed to the st...

Francaise > Technopolitics > Philosophy > Contributors > Alexandre Maurer
Alexandre Maurer
Jacques Testart transhumaniste? by Alexandre Maurer

Petite tribune sur les récents propos “étonnamment transhumanistes” de Jacques Testart. Et sur la triste stratégie de l’”épouvantail transhumaniste”, largement pratiquée en France.

Technopolitics > Philosophy > Fellows > Stefan Sorgner
Sorgner’s Philosophical Approach is a “point of refence that contemporary culture cannot ignore” (Vattimo) Übermensch

In the March 2019 edition of the German equivalent of “The Atlantic”, the “Cicero Kulturmagazin”, you will find a detailed interview, which is entitled “Der Übermensch ist unsere Hoffnung” (“The Overhuman is our Hope”). Here, the well-known journalist Alexander Kissler interviews the new realist Markus Gabriel, a bestselling author, and philosophy professor at the University of Bonn, and IEET FEllow and JCU philosophy professor Stefan Lorenz Sorgner about topics of Sorgner’s new monograph, e...

Francaise > Technopolitics > Sociology > Psychology > Advisory Board > Marc Roux
Marc Roux
The hedonic treadmill (4/4) : Améliorer notre accès au bonheur ? by Marc Roux

Les processus biologiques qui conduisent au plaisir et au bonheur sont très complexes et sensibles. Quelles conséquences pourraient découler d’une modulation transhumaniste de cette subtile alchimie ?