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Transhuman Juniata

    Hello Potential Transhumanists!   To those of you who have already been involved in our conference planning, greetings again.   To those of you for whom this is a new concept, I hope this finds you well and that this email will arouse your interest in our exciting and upcoming conference.   In 2013, Juniata College agreed to host a conference on Transhumanism.  This is a 4-day summer conference happening the last week of July on our beautiful campus in Pennsylvania.   The conference seeks to bring many different groups together in novel combinations.  It will combine investigations of transhumanism with some cultural experiments.  It will foster various technology experiments like circuit bending and transcranial magnetic stimulation all the while opening the door to philosophical and religious discussions on the implications of the digital revolution for the future of our species.  And it will mix high school hackers with college students looking to invent the next big thing in hu

Great TED talk about privacy by Glenn Greenwald the journalist who worked with Edward Snowden to publish the...

Great TED talk about privacy by Glenn Greenwald the journalist who worked with Edward Snowden to publish the information he leaked: http://www.ted.com/talks/glenn_greenwald_why_privacy_matters?utm_campaign=ted&awesm=on.ted.com_f0VzE&utm_medium=on.ted.com-facebook-share&utm_source=facebook.com&utm_content=awesm-inlinelinkcreator   #veillance