Category: Transhumanism

06/21/2018 / / Transhumanism

This has been achieved for the first time that scientists have been successful in storing the brain of pigs alive even after the animals are being beheaded.

The team of the scientists has been successful in reanimating the organs by restoring circulation. While doing so, they have proved that billions of individual cells stay still alive capable of performing a normal activity for up to 36 hours. Read the Post Pig Brains Kept Alive Outside Bodies For the First Time

06/09/2018 / / Transhumanism
06/03/2018 / / Transhumanism

Automation for Everything
To add to our fears about the future, it seems we’re running out of letters with which to name successive generations: after Baby Boomers, came generation X, then Millennials (aka Gen-Y), who have now been succeeded by Generation Z. Whether or not one finds any symbolism, omen, or irony in this is beside the point. What is important to ask is: what kind of world will those born in the XXI century grow up in? Read the Post Will Automation Lead to a Work-less Future for Humans?

04/22/2018 / / Transhumanism
04/02/2018 / / Transhumanism

Atomwise, that uses deep learning for shortening the process of discovering drug discovery of new drugs has raised $45 million Series A. Monsanto Growth Ventures raised the round; Data Collective (DCVC) and B Capital Group. Baidu Ventures, Tencent, and Dolby Family Ventures were also included. All of these ventures are new investors in Atomwise, that have also participated and there were also some returning investors like Y Combinator, Khosla Ventures, and DFJ. Read the Post Atomwise Raises $45M by Using AI to Improve Drug Discovery