Evacuated Tube Transport By ET3: LA to NY in 45 Minutes

Evacuated Tube Transport also known as Hyperloop transportation uses airless vacuum tubes system with a magnetic levitation system similar to high-speed bullet trains. Each tube will carry individual capsules systems that will fit up to six people per capsule. Theoretically the system could travel at speeds up to 4000 miles per hour. Passengers could travel from LA to…

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Soylent: The Food of the Future (Part 3)

Read Part One and Part Two of “Soylent: The Food of the Future” ——- Day 18: Back from New York, and it has been glorious to be on Soylent. Of course, I took what vitamins I could to NYC, including mastic gum and [easyazon-link asin=”B007N9217Q” locale=”us”]nootropics[/easyazon-link], and all of the food that I ate there…

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Soylent: The Food of the Future (Part 2)

To read Part One of “Soylent: The Food of the Future” click here. ——- [easyazon-image align=”left” asin=”B000MGSIWE” locale=”us” height=”160″ src=”http://ecx.images-amazon.com/images/I/51je5laPIdL._SL160_.jpg” width=”128″]Day 7: Today I consumed nothing but Soylent. The consistency is still a tad on the thick side, so I have been working on blending the oat bran into a fine powder before adding other…

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Soylent: The Future of Food (Part 1)

[easyazon-image align=”left” asin=”0765318857″ locale=”us” height=”160″ src=”http://ecx.images-amazon.com/images/I/61oLAUV4SyL._SL160_.jpg” width=”107″]Through the Internet grapevine, I learned about a lovely man named Rob Rhinehart. He had created a genius food substitute invention called ‘Soylent’, inspired by the soya-lentil hybrid in the book Make Room! Make Room! by Harry Harrison. Being an intrepid adventurer in the realm of unusual foods, I immediately…

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The Transhumanist Quest For Immortal Love

The [easyazon-link asin=”0988616114″ locale=”us”]transhumanist[/easyazon-link] quest is not just about becoming immortal; it’s about never losing the ones you love. Some have faith that our loved ones are on the other side waiting for a heavenly reunion. However, there is no evidence to be rationalized, and this causes such cognitive stress. Ernest Becker claims it is the…

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4D Printing: The New Human Bionics

4D Printing: The New Human Bionics The essence of human identity is increasingly in the hands of a new generation. We are entering a future where our biology is becoming self-defined, assembled, manufactured, and increasingly unique. For one, advancements in new materials technology are leading to potentially game-changing innovations. When combined with rapid improvements in…

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Asteroid Mining: The Future Is Built In Space

Asteroid mining may sound like a far future technology or science fiction. However, according to the people at Planetary Resources, they believe we will soon be able to mine near Earth approaching asteroids for water and minerals. According to the Planetary Resources website there are at least 9000 near Earth asteroids presently and 1000 more…

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Lifeloggers And The Future of Privacy

Lifeloggers is a new documentary by the team at Memoto. The film defines lifelog as : “A record of a person’s everyday life produced by a portable device which they regularly carry around.” If the name Memoto sounds familiar, it may be because they are the same team that created the wearable five megapixel life…

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KOYAKATSI: The New Trailer Premiere

Orson Welles. David Lean. Akira Kurosawa. Stanley Kubrick. Christopher Nolan. Every once in awhile, a filmmaker comes along with a concept of reality so unique and fresh that it completely revolutionizes the film industry. The bounds of special effects are pushed as they transport the viewer to new, foreign worlds filled with sights and experiences…

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Zoltan Istvan: The Transhumanist Wager

Zoltan Istvan has written a very powerful book called The Transhumanist Wager. For anyone interested in the future of humanity (umm… that should be all of you) this is a must read.  SERIOUS WONDER asked Zoltan what he hopes to accomplish with this book and what he has in mind for the future.  [easyazon-image align=”left”…

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