Brain Weirdness: Knowledge Uploads, Quantum Consciousness, Back from the Dead

Slide1Hosts Phil Bowermaster and Stephen Gordon explore a collection of brain stories that are just this side of “Tales of the Paranormal.”

Brain activity appears to continue after people are dead, according to new study

Brain activity may continue for more than 10 minutes after the body appears to have died, according to a new study.

Scientists get the green light to resurrect the dead with stem cells

Scientists discover how to ‘upload knowledge to your brain’ 

Scientists say your “mind” isn’t confined to your brain, or even your body

Quantum consciousness, quantum mysticism, and transhumanist engineering

Quantum consciousness research and “quantum mysticism” speculations are considered as weird & cranky “pseudoscience” by the bureaucrats of science, but I think they will spawn awesome forms of transhumanist engineering.

 

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Phil Bowermaster is a nationally recognized author and speaker. He has more than 25 years experience writing about emerging technologies and the future. As co-host of the popular Internet radio series, The World Transformed, Phil has talked with leading scientists and technologists, best-selling authors, philosophers, filmmakers, artists, entrepreneurs and others who are shaping our understanding of the amazing era of transformation in which we live. Phil helps leaders and their organizations develop strategies for managing accelerating change. He shows how imagination, optimism, empathy, and humor can make all the difference in both understanding and making the most of the powerful currents of change we face.