The Singularity Is Near

Author: Ray Kurzweil
Publisher: Univ. Press of Mississippi
ISBN: 9780670033843
Size: 23.63 MB
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A controversial scientific vision predicts a time in which humans and machines will merge and create a new form of non-biological intelligence, explaining how the occurrence will solve such issues as pollution, hunger, and aging.


Author: Ray Kurzweil
Publisher: Rodale
ISBN: 1605292079
Size: 41.80 MB
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In Transcend, famed futurist Ray Kurzweil and his coauthor Terry Grossman, MD, present a cutting edge, accessible program based on the vanguard in nutrition and science.

Fantastic Voyage

Author: Ray Kurzweil
Publisher: Rodale
ISBN: 9781579549541
Size: 56.89 MB
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Presents information about aging and illness, offers a program of diet and lifestyle choices allowing people to live longer and avoid sickness, and examines current and future roles for biotechnology and nanotechnology in health.

Our Final Invention

Author: James Barrat
Publisher: Macmillan
ISBN: 1250032261
Size: 64.66 MB
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Through profiles of tech visionaries, industry watchdogs, and groundbreaking AI systems, Our Final Invention explores the perils of the heedless pursuit of advanced AI. Until now, human intelligence has had no rival.

The Age Of Intelligent Machines

Author: Ray Kurzweil
Publisher: Cambridge, Mass. : MIT Press
ISBN: 9780262610797
Size: 64.52 MB
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Comparing the human brain with so-called artificial intelligence, the author probes past, present, and future attempts to create machine intelligence

The Madame Curie Complex

Author: Julie Des Jardins
Publisher: The Feminist Press at CUNY
ISBN: 1558616551
Size: 15.73 MB
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The real-life stories behind the gendering of science.


Author: Peter H. Diamandis
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1451614217
Size: 46.79 MB
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A contrarian assessment of the near future explains how rapidly growing technologies and other powerful forces will be able to meet and exceed the basic needs of all people, profiling the revolutionary work of leading innovators in such ...

Virtually Human

Author: Martine Rothblatt, PhD
Publisher: St. Martin's Press
ISBN: 1466847042
Size: 46.87 MB
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Virtually Human is the only book to examine the ethical issues relating to cyberconsciousness and Rothblatt, with a Ph.D. in medical ethics, is uniquely qualified to lead the dialogue.