In the movie Self/Less, which hits theaters July 10th, Sir Ben Kingsley transfers his consciousness to Ryan Reynold’s body in an effort to stay alive forever, and effectively become immortal in a process called ‘shedding’. Which sounds pretty awesome – I mean who wouldn’t want more time to accomplish their… Continue Reading Could You Transfer Your Consciousness To Another Body?

magine you were alive back in the 1980’s, and were told that computers would soon take over everything: from shopping, to dating, and the stock market, that billions of people would be connected via a kind of web, that you would own a handheld device, orders of magnitudes more powerful… Continue Reading Genetic Engineering Will Change Everything Forever – CRISPR

Life is fundamentally different from dead stuff—or is it? Physicist Erwin Schrödinger defined life this way: Living things avoid decay into disorder and equilibrium. What does this mean? Let’s pretend that your download folder is the universe. It started orderly and got more and more chaotic over time. By investing… Continue Reading What Is Life? Is Death Real?