Category: Future Tech

SARS2 GMO? Hong Kong Whistleblower Li-Meng Yan Details her Claims, Alleges PLA Role, & Bannon Muddies the Waters

PATHOGEN-Gain-of-Function-Research needs to be blown open to the public, to give humanity a voice in this extremely dangerous realm of science.

UCB Launches Psy-Sci Center w Michael Pollan, Presti – & Yes, Facilitator-Training Is on the Agenda…

The center plans to collaborate with the Graduate Theological Union in the development of an immersive learning program on psychedelics and spirituality. This program will eventually train guides…

SARS2 GMO? Hong Kong Whistleblower Li-Meng Yan Details her Claims, Alleges PRC .mil Role, & Bannon NGO Muddies the Waters

PATHOGEN-Gain-of-Function-Research needs to be blown open to the public, to give humanity a voice in this extremely dangerous realm of science.

Ethics in Psychedelic Biz

Upcoming webinar Sept 8, presumably free…? Liana Gilooly is co-developer of the NorthStar Initiative, which appears to be MAPS’ effort to respond to criticisms coming from the psychedelic left (psymposia folk in

Rhizosphere Zoom Sept 14-16

No descriptive text for this upcoming free zoom workshop from CalTech Resnick Institute, with international speakers, but the title probably explains itself. https://resnick.caltech.edu/documents/16485/CaltechRSIRhizoWorkshop2020.png

Will Solar Minimum Offset AGW & if so, Partially or Fully?

In theory, a Maunder Minimum — visualize ice-skaters on the Thames, global crop failures — doesn’t necessarily cancel out the GHG-driven global warming, but could reduce its full impact, or maybe add conflicting dynamics…?

SARS2 & #Lab – JC Couey Reprises History of the Debate and Past #Gain-of-Function Research

JC Couey, neurobio prof at UPitt, tells the history of Gain of Function research and claims and counter-claims of lab-manipulation of SARS2 virus, and the upshot of it all.

The Cultural Evolution of Planetary Collapse

Is there a “radical” surgery that gets to the root causes of planetary disruption? How might the root causes be discerned? What kinds of designed intervention might be up to the task of safeguarding humanity’s future?

Planetizers vs. Globalizers – Key Polarities of Early 21C?

This showed up in our email inbox: From Globalization To A Planetary Mindset It’s time for new cooperative platforms that address irreducible interdependence. An opening editorial to a new issue of NOEMA

Premonitions of the Web: Trocchi’s Project Sigma

The Situationists, why bother explaining. There’s an entire web full of their traces and other people’s more or less useless commentaries. Suffice to say, one of the many characters interwoven into the