challenging religious privilege in public life



A world of Methuselahs?

On balance, it can be argued, life extension is a good thing and life extension research should be funded aggressively.

The Supposed Dangers of Techno-Optimism

There is no risk-free way to proceed into the future. In the end, only science and technology properly applied have the power to save us.

Dots in a Complex System are Connecting Rapidly

The number of potentially valuable building blocks is exploding around the world, and the possibilities are multiplying like never before.

AI Superpowers: China, Silicon Valley, and the New World Order – Summary

China is becoming an AI super power. The U.S. dominated in the age of expertise, but China stands to dominate in the age of implementation.

Review of “An Inconvenient Sequel: Truth to Power” by Al Gore

Al Gore's new book must be criticized for failing to address human overpopulation, which is what is fueling climate change.

Samuel Huntington, a prophet for the Trump era

The writings of the late Harvard political scientist anticipate America's political battles – and point to the country America may become.

Where Do Babies Come From? And Why Did It Take Scientists So Long to Find Out?

Where do babies come from? The answer to that question is now common knowledge, yet for centuries it proved elusive, even to the greatest minds.

Murray’s “Coming Apart” in USA tells how but not why we got there – Immigration?

Murray has given us a powerful and grim picture, but tying it to 4 concepts which ignore demography and automation fails the credibility test.