Ramez Naam - The Transhuman Mind Meld

Jul 15, 2013 by Martin Higgins

Ramez Naam is the author of two SF books – Nexus and Crux – dealing with a mind linking nano-drug that he believes theoretically possible. He is also the author of the non-fiction book More Than Human – Embracing the Promise of Biological Enhancement. He serves on the advisory board of the Institute for Accelerating Change, is a Senior Associate of the Foresight Institute, is a member of the World Future Society and is a fellow of the Institute for Ethics and Emerging Technologies.

  

 Download MP3 (17.3 MB | 37:41 min)

Alternative content

This file has been downloaded 5964 times

Can't Cyborgs Have A Soul?

Jul 6, 2013 by Martin Higgins

Roundtable. What are the dangers to humanity as we move into an ever more technologised world? Do we risk the neglect of some latent ‘psycho-spiritual’ dimension? Or could the modern machine world be as natural as everything that has gone before?

  

 Download MP3 (25.2 MB | 55:00 min)

Alternative content

This file has been downloaded 2499 times