For decades, transhumanists have argued that science and technology are approaching (or have approached) the point at which humans can take evolution into their own hands.
“Blocking access to information, any information, is censorship. This action is unconscionable. I condemn the Library of Congress action in every way, and like others I fully reject their attempt at justifications or defenses of their action. There is never a justification for blocking access to information in a library—never.”
Thirty minutes of poking around by a skilled geek who gets their hands on your computer is more than enough to turn up what turns you on—even if you think you’ve cleared off your computer.
A theoretical dream for decades, the railgun is unlike any other weapon used in warfare. And it’s quite real too, as the U.S. Navy has proven in a record-setting test today in Dahlgren, VA.
The City Council has agreed to pay for the new devices – including two sets of high-speed cameras and sophisticated computers – with a $37,540 grant from the U.S. Department of Justice.