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Blogging Ethics

09/04/2015 - 3:30am
In Mark and Dan Jury's 1976 photography book Gramp, they chronicle the death of their grandfather.  He apparently hastened his death by VSED. "...
09/03/2015 - 6:30pm
BioViva‘s CEO Liz Parrish is a fire-starter and probably not everyone’s favorite person. But if your goal is as bold as defeating aging then you’ll...
09/03/2015 - 6:30pm
Among transhumanists, Nick Bostrom is well-known for promoting the idea of ‘existential risks’, potential harms which, were they come to pass, would...
09/03/2015 - 6:30pm
Off-license users of modafinil—a drug developed to treat various sleep disorders—have known for some time that it doubles as a surprisingly effective...
09/03/2015 - 6:30pm
Filmmaker Dave Naz’ new hour-long documentary Identity: In & Beyond the Binary interviews trans, genderqueer, butch and queer people on their...
09/03/2015 - 6:30pm
Imagine the day when we finally receive a signal from an extraterrestrial intelligence, only to find that there’s a message embedded within. Given...