No death and an enhanced life: Is the future transhuman?

No death and an enhanced life: Is the future transhuman?

The 21st-century tech revolution is transforming human lives across the globe The aims of the transhumanist movement are summed up by Mark OConnell in his book To Be a Machine, The Future Starts Here which opens at the V&A museum in London this week. Items on...
Real Heroes Have the Guts to Admit They’re Wrong

Real Heroes Have the Guts to Admit They’re Wrong

What do you do when you discover you’re wrong? That’s a conundrum Daniel Bolnick recently faced. He’s an evolutionary biologist, and in 2009 he published a paper with a cool finding: Fish with different diets have quite different body types. Biologists had suspected...