The Singularity, Virtual Realities, Unprecedented Longevity and Space Exploration – What does the future hold for conscious beings?

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                                                                             The Singularity, Virtual Realities,Unprecedented Longevity and Space Exploration - What does the future hold for Conscious Beings? 

Article by Adrian D. Nelson

At the beginning of the 21st Century, the human species is in the midst of an explosion of technology. The futurist Ray Kurzweil reminds us that people think linearly rather than exponentially, and that technologies on the closing horizon may soon transform human life.

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ARTICLE // The Study of Fundamental Consciousness Enters the Mainstream

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The Study of Fundamental Consciousness Enters the Mainstream

Article by Adrian D. Nelson

               The world-renowned neuroscientist Christof Koch, spent decades working alongside the co-discoverer of the DNA molecule, Francis Crick. For years these two men searched for the neurobiological basis of consciousness. Their search revealed many insights into cognition and the functioning of perception.  The central enigma, however, the nature of consciousness itself, remained mysteriously elusive.

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Watch ‘Reality and the Extended Mind’ -updated and higher quality version now on VIMEO

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I never expected my film Reality and the Extended Mind to gain the attention it did. When I decided to make it I really just wanted an excuse to meet and ask questions of those minds in consciousness research that have contributed so much to the area of psi research.

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