As we enter a world of advanced technology, we must adapt to our new lifestyle or be rendered obsolete. This blog/magazine looks at the changes in modern society through the eyes of futurists and transhumanists. How have our lives changed in the information age? How have our arts, politics and viewpoints changed over the last two decades? How will they change in the next two? This is a look at Future/Culture.
5/12/15 - I am a Special Education teacher. One of my main areas of research is the use of technology to minimize the impact of disabilities in people, both physical and mental. I am often inspired when I see videos like the one below.
These are people who have been given cochlear implants to allow them to hear for the first time. The looks of pure joy on their faces as they experience a whole new sense that we take for granted never fails to amaze me.