Tag: Transgenics

P.I.D. Radio 11/29/15: Dehumanizing

THE DEHUMANIZATION of Planet Earth continues as we make way for Humanity 2.0. In the news this week: Treating depression with emojis, robots designed with free will, and robots for search and rescue (funded by the Defense Department)–or to replace a spouse who might one day take all your stuff in a divorce.

P.I.D. Radio 11/8/15: Robots and Russian Roulette

Today we discuss immortality through technology and several stories related to Russia: Putin’s goals in the Middle East, a possible deal with Israel to develop the Leviathan natural gas field, and Russian code infects Pentagon servers with viruses.

P.I.D. Radio 7/5/15: Transcendence and Apotheosis

TRANSHUMANISTS AIM to fulfill the promise made in the Garden: You shall be as gods. Today we discuss a variety of memes and news items related to transhumanism.

P.I.D. Radio 4/26/15: Of Gods and Mountains

MOUNTAINS ARE shaking. A massive earthquake has left over 2,400 dead in Nepal while a volcano in Chile has unexpectedly erupted. Some locals believe it was a manifestation of the god of the volcano. This isn’t surprising–mountains and volcanoes have been considered the abode of gods since the dawn of time.

FutureQuake Southern Hemisphere

P.I.D. Radio 11/3/13: FutureQuake Southern Hemisphere

WE MISS Doctor Future and Tom Bionic. Oh, we know they’re out there, and we have communicated with them from time to time since they hung up their headphones in… Read more »

P.I.D. Radio 8/5/13: Spies of Life

SPIES HAVE dominated the news of late — the NSA spying scandal has revealed that the US government is basically tracking all our electronic communications. Today we discuss a couple… Read more »

P.I.D. Radio 7/13/13: Of (Genetically Engineered) Mice and Men

RESEARCHERS IN England announced this week the creation of genetically-engineered mice with artificial human chromosomes in every cell of their bodies.  The government there has pledged tens of millions of… Read more »

P.I.D. Radio 6/23/13: Thin Red Line

SYRIA HAS crossed the “red line”, according to the Obama administration.  What does that mean?  How deep are we getting in the Syrian civil war?  And, though we hate to… Read more »