challenging religious privilege in public life

As with everything in life, our path forward requires balance: enabling the good, while mitigating the risk of unintended consequences.

When it comes to AI, it's incumbent upon us to understand its monumental impact, widespread benefits, and serious challenges.

We need to find a way to produce healthy food at low cost, even in times of drought or extreme weather.

Longevity is the concept of living a vital life for a longer than normal period. Why Longevity? That’s another story… How, then?

Considering aging a disease or a medical condition is actually important because at stake is government approval for anti-aging drug trials.

AI takes the knowledge explosion to its pinnacle. Combined with machines and biotechnology, it will alter what it means to be human.

The current focus in AI research is on machine learning, which addresses almost none of the requirements of intelligence.

"Deathists" say death is integral to the "natural order." But death is sabotage and chaos, the malicious annihilator of plans and intentions.

Modern values, transhumanist technology, and the embrace of reason are making many Catholic rules and rituals absurd.

The Vatican is proposing extradition and trial of scientists conducting research that is deemed entirely legal in their home countries.