I'm a scientific advisor for Kernel, and I think Bryan Johnson is one of the most future-leaning guys I know.
Can we reproduce our brains on other media (say, on computers, or out of beer cans and tennis balls)?
What does it mean for time to be real? Is time the ultimate stage on which all events play?
Our drive to come together into groups yields a survival advantage — but it has a dark side.
For many years I've been studying how human brains perceive the passage of time.
New paper in Nature describes the most highly detailed map of the human cortex so far.
Want a quick overview about what we're doing at NeoSensory?
Posthumanism asks what happens when our technologies allow humans to enhance intellectual, physical, and psychological capacities beyond what biology can give us. Think bionics on crack.
We love NPR's Radiolab. If you haven't listened to it yet, you should. Check out several episodes featuring David's science or writing.
I hosted a BBC radio documentary to explore the imagination of one of Italy's foremost writers, Italo Calvino.
Listen to an interview on BBC's Today Programme regarding the new iPad book Why the Net Matters.
Want to know how neuroscience will force major changes in our criminal justice system? Read David's article The Brain on Trial in The Atlantic. Now anthologized in 2012 Best American Science and Nature Writing.
Hear the actress Emily Blunt (Young Victoria, Devil Wears Prada) read "The Cast" from Sum. She is one of the dozens of terrific actors who read for the audio book.
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