Ethics

THE SINGULARITY film premiere at The Castro Theatre 09.16.13

By | 2017-06-01T14:03:13+00:00 September 6th, 2013|Abuse of Advanced Technology, Artificial Molecular Machines, Atomically Precise Manufacturing (APM), Ethics, Found On Web, Future Medicine, Health & longevity, Life extension, Machine Intelligence, Media Mentions, Memetics, Molecular manufacturing, Molecular Nanotechnology, Nano, Nanodot, Nanomedicine, Nanotech, Nanotechnology, Opinion|

Doug Wolens's documentary "THE SINGULARITY: Will we survive our technology" premieres at San Francisco's Castro Theatre September 16, 2013.

Drexler&#39s book tour extends to U.S. May6-9

By | 2017-06-01T14:03:15+00:00 May 4th, 2013|Atomically Precise Manufacturing (APM), Complexity, Economics, Energy, Environment, Health, and Safety, Ethics, Future Medicine, Future Warfare, Government programs, Molecular manufacturing, Molecular Nanotechnology, Nano, Nanodot, Nanomedicine, Nanosurveillance, Nanotech, Nanotechnology, Nanotechnology Politics, Productive Nanosystems, Reports & publications|

Recently we pointed at a Forbe's interview with Eric Drexler, in anticipation of his pending new book Radical Abundance. The book  has shipped, and Drexler's tour schedule now includes a [...]

Christine Peterson interviewed on nanotechnology

By | 2017-06-01T21:34:15+00:00 February 12th, 2013|About Foresight, Abuse of Advanced Technology, Atomically Precise Manufacturing (APM), Bionanotechnology, Biosphere, Environment, Health, and Safety, Ethics, Foresight News, Foresight News Articles, Future Medicine, Future Warfare, Healing/preserving environment, Health & longevity, Life extension, Machine Intelligence, Military nanotechnology, Molecular manufacturing, Molecular Nanotechnology, Nano, Nanobiotechnology, Nanodot, Nanomedicine, Nanoscale Bulk Technologies, Nanotech, Nanotechnology, Nanotechnology Politics|

An interview with Foresight Co-Founder and Past President Christine Peterson covering both the current state and the future prospects of nanotechnology is available on Youtube.

Foresight co-founder among panelists discussing role of technology in human existence

By | 2017-06-01T14:03:28+00:00 January 23rd, 2012|About Foresight, Abuse of Advanced Technology, Biosphere, Environment, Health, and Safety, Ethics, Foresight News Articles, Future Medicine, Healing/preserving environment, Health & longevity, Molecular manufacturing, Molecular Nanotechnology, Nano, Nanodot, Nanomedicine, Nanosurveillance, Nanotech, Nanotechnology, Open source sensing, Openness/Privacy, Opinion|

Human life after advanced nanotechnology has been developed will be fundamentally different from life up until that point.

Singularity University takes on advanced nanotech questions

By | 2017-06-01T14:03:32+00:00 October 25th, 2011|Abuse of Advanced Technology, Artificial Molecular Machines, Environment, Health, and Safety, Ethics, Future Warfare, Meetings & Conferences, Molecular Nanotechnology, Nano, Nanobusiness, Nanodot, NanoEducation, Nanotech, Nanotechnology, Nanotechnology Politics, Public participation, Questions for Nanodot Users, Robotics|

The Singularity University Executive Program recently took on the challenges of advanced nanotech: Nanotechnology: How should we evaluate the environmental impact of human-made machines that are too small to see? [...]

Deadline THIS FRIDAY for early rate on Open Science Summit

By | 2017-06-01T14:03:33+00:00 September 20th, 2011|Economics, Ethics, Foresight Kudos, Intellectual Property, Investment/Entrepreneuring, Meetings & Conferences, Nanodot, News, Open Source, Open source sensing, Openness/Privacy, Public participation, Robotics|

Excellent lineup of speakers again this year for the Open Science Summit, Oct. 22-23, and you can get in for only $100 if you register by this Friday:  http://opensciencesummit.com Hope [...]

Toxicity of silver nanoparticles on Arctic soil

By | 2017-06-01T14:04:26+00:00 April 10th, 2011|Biosphere, Environment, Health, and Safety, Ethics, Healing/preserving environment, Nano, Nanobusiness, Nanodot, Nanoscale Bulk Technologies, Nanotech, Nanotechnology, Nanotechnology Politics, Research|

Research showing a toxic effect of silver nanoparticles on nitrogen-fixing bacteria in Arctic soil demonstrates the need for more research on nanoparticle environment, health, and safety.

Request for public comment on National Nanotechnology Initiative's Strategic Plan

By | 2017-06-01T14:04:32+00:00 November 5th, 2010|Economics, Energy, Environment, Health, and Safety, Ethics, Government programs, Nano, Nanobusiness, Nanodot, NanoEducation, Nanojobs, Nanomedicine, Nanoscale Bulk Technologies, Nanotech, Nanotechnology, Nanotechnology Politics, Public participation, Reports & publications|

US National Nanotechnology Initiative wants your comments on its strategic plan.

Bill Joy on steering the future to lower-risk

By | 2017-06-01T14:04:34+00:00 August 11th, 2010|Abuse of Advanced Technology, Environment, Health, and Safety, Ethics, Nanodot, Nanotechnology Politics, Opinion, Security|

Many of you will recall Bill Joy's famous article in Wired called Why the future doesn't need us, where he expressed concern about various technologies including advanced nanotech. Apparently he [...]