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When it comes to contraception and abortion, the Catholic Church remains in the Middle Ages

Ignoring scientific discoveries, as it did in the Galileo trial, Church doctrine reaches erroneous moral conclusions.

Is the Earth really overpopulated?

Yes, for two main reasons. First, people are rapidly displacing wildlife species across the globe, initiating a mass extinction event.

Alan Turing: why the tech world’s hero should be a household name

Turing was born into a world that was very different, culturally and technologically, yet his contribution has never been more important.

Population growth is a threat to the world’s climate

The curves of population growth and carbon dioxide levels in the atmosphere since 1880 almost precisely follow each other.

Don’t Fear Artificial Intelligence

AI will be the pivotal technology in achieving this progress. We have a moral imperative to realize this promise while controlling the peril.

9 Ways to Beat the Patriarchal Christian Right on Abortion

Unless pro-choice advocates reclaim the moral high ground, there is every reason to fear that abortion will become inaccessible in the U.S.

A Case for Neural Augmentation

There is little reluctance to consider implants for somebody who is paralysed or has lost a limb. So what about implants in normal people?

Rewrite the OS, Change the World

We are at one of the most exciting moments in history. At no other time has the distance between imagination and creation been so narrow.

Morality Exists Despite Religion

There are endless instantiations of moral, compassionate, and kind acts that are committed by atheists.

Deniers and Critics of AI Will Only Be Left Behind

AI is potentially the Holy Grail of all inventions, and it will bear the seeds of our own morals, idiosyncrasies, and prejudices.

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