Particle Fever Interview For Serious Wonder

Particle Fever director Mark Levinson and physicist David Kaplan stopped by the SERIOUS WONDER office last week for an exclusive interview. We talked about teleportation, black holes and time travel and about the making of Particle Fever. “Particle physicists are always looking into the future. The timescale of work we do is decades, centuries. We…

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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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Sexbots, Ethics, and Transhumans

  “I zoomed in as she approached the steps of the bridge, taking voyeuristic pleasure in seeing her pixelated cleavage fill the screen. What was it about those electronic dots that had the power to turn people on? There was nothing real in them, but that never stopped millions of people every day, male and female,…

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Simulation Theory

The Simulated Universe Theory May Be Real

The Simulated Universe may be real. We assume that what we taste, smell, feel and see in our world are all “real” experiences.  However, physicists are now saying that we may be able to find proof that we are really living inside a simulation. This unbelievable theory is not a new concept. The Matrix, Plato’s Allegory…

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RE-THINK YOUR LIFE

Re- Think  Your Life includes inspirational quotes from Steve Jobs,  Bill Hicks, David Lynch, Terence  McKenna, and Jason Silva. It speaks to the importance of consciousness and creativity. A beautifully shot and composed short video.


NASA Concept Art

NASA: Past Visions of Future Space Travel

As we say goodbye to Endeavour and look to the future of space travel in the US and around the world, we wanted to take a moment to admire the futurist concepts that inspired NASA’s space shuttle program. Endeavour was NASA’s fifth and final space shuttle to be built. Construction began on Sept. 28, 1987…

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