Technocalyps: Doku über Transhumanismus


(Youtube Direktbrains, via Doktor)

Schöne Doku von Frank Theys über verpflanzte Persönlichkeit, lebende Gehirne und solche Sachen. Von der Website zum Film:

The accelerating advances in genetics, brain research, artificial intelligence, bionics and nanotechnology seem to converge to one goal: to overcome human limits and create higher forms of intelligent life and to create transhuman life.

Frank Theys conducts his enquiry into the scientific, ethical and metaphysical dimensions of these technological developments. The film includes interviews by top scientists and thinkers on the subject worldwide, including Marvin Minsky, Ray Kurzweil, Hans Moravec, Terence McKenna, Bruce Sterling, Robert Anton Wilson, Margaret Wertheim, Rael, the Dalai Lama and many more.

Oben der erste Clip (von 18), die restlichen Videos gibt's in dieser Youtube-Playlist: Transhumanists Wet Dreams - Technocalyps.