Future Art On Serious Wonder

Future art is a new addition to Serious Wonder. Art has often inspired futurology, philosophy and science. Futuristic art can ignite innovation and become a self-fulfulfilling drive that can push humanity forward. We become what we observe. [easyazon-image align=”left” asin=”B005HGBF9W” locale=”us” height=”127″ src=”http://ecx.images-amazon.com/images/I/31STyDwO%2BkL._SL160_.jpg” width=”160″]In this new section of Serious Wonder called “Future Art” we will…

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Glitterins: Science Art And Wonder

Glitterins® creates science based art kits, toys and books. The Glitterins® toy polariscope finds prismatic rainbow colors hiding in many transparent plastics and other things around your home. Make rainbows mysteriously appear and flow through specially made flexible prism toys because of a property called photoelasticity.  See rainbows in candies you make and eat them. …

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Emotiv Creates New Insight For Your Mind

Emotiv creates new Insight for your mind and it looks like the future! Serious Wonder is a huge fan of Emotiv and EEG  neuro-technology. Any company that makes design look this good is bound to be a leader in future tech. I love the design, it reminds me of the “face sucker” in Alien. [youtube…

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Intellectual Orgasm: The New Digital Impulse

Intellectual Orgasm could be viewed as the new digital impulse to procreate advanced memes and to spread our cognitive DNA. It is this new “Trans-Sapien” drive that urges us to create more complex intellectual foreplay. We send pictures, texts and tweets of intellectual enlightenment. The digital universe is not a passive place. We are constantly…

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World Future Society Conference 2013

The World Future Society 2013 annual conference was held last weekend in Chicago. It was my second year attending this conference. The information was dense, the crowd was diverse and the thinking was futuristic. Imagine a virtual information tsunami of foresight, futuristic language and innovation bearing down on you. That was just the first day. I took…

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ProDesk3D Futuristic Desktop 3D Printing Has Arrived

ProDesk3D is a beautiful futuristic desktop 3D printer. These guys really understand the importance of design, esthetic and engineering. A rare combination. A company called botObjects is the design and manufacturer of ProDesk3D. The ProDesk3D printer is the first full color 3D desktop printer that delivers production-ready objects. The system uses compact safe engineering, eco-friendly-re-usable cartridge system and seamless software…

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Recon Jet: Worlds Most Advanced Wearable Computer

Recon Jet is a new wearable computer being introduced by Recon Industries. Several companies are pushing this new wave of wearable technology including , Google Glass and a design by Takahito Iguchi called Telepathy One. [easyazon-image align=”left” asin=”B0080UVHJU” locale=”us” height=”160″ src=”http://ecx.images-amazon.com/images/I/31zTuokzAlL._SL160_.jpg” width=”160″]Recon jet is doing a limited presage event this week. Don’t wait, you only have 4…

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Evacuated Tube Transport By ET3: LA to NY in 45 Minutes

Evacuated Tube Transport also known as Hyperloop transportation uses airless vacuum tubes system with a magnetic levitation system similar to high-speed bullet trains. Each tube will carry individual capsules systems that will fit up to six people per capsule. Theoretically the system could travel at speeds up to 4000 miles per hour. Passengers could travel from LA to…

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Asteroid Mining: The Future Is Built In Space

Asteroid mining may sound like a far future technology or science fiction. However, according to the people at Planetary Resources, they believe we will soon be able to mine near Earth approaching asteroids for water and minerals. According to the Planetary Resources website there are at least 9000 near Earth asteroids presently and 1000 more…

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Lifeloggers And The Future of Privacy

Lifeloggers is a new documentary by the team at Memoto. The film defines lifelog as : “A record of a person’s everyday life produced by a portable device which they regularly carry around.” If the name Memoto sounds familiar, it may be because they are the same team that created the wearable five megapixel life…

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Zoltan Istvan: The Transhumanist Wager

Zoltan Istvan has written a very powerful book called The Transhumanist Wager. For anyone interested in the future of humanity (umm… that should be all of you) this is a must read.  SERIOUS WONDER asked Zoltan what he hopes to accomplish with this book and what he has in mind for the future.  [easyazon-image align=”left”…

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