Given some of us working on the Transhuman House are fans of Soylent, we reached out to them and asked if they would be interested in helping with the project and as it turns out they were. We are excited to welcome them as a Sponsor. That being said, what is ‘Soylent’ and why did we want something like this at the Transhuman House for Guests to try?
While the Transhuman Home is purely about secular transhumanism, we thought, given our location, it would be fun name our weekly volunteer night after a popular Mormon cultural thing called “Family Home Evening”. I apologize to any Mormons offended by our Tuesday night Transhuman Home Evening but there it is.
One of the goals of the Transhuman House is to study how people deal with living in small homes. The type you might see in a high-density high-tech project such as the New Vistas Communities, in part sponsored by Hall Labs. At the Transhuman House, we are asking guests to fill out a study form about their experience and we hope to collect the data over time to better understand the dynamics of these kinds of living environments.
Last MTA meeting I went to I was speaking with Lincoln Cannon about his new company “Thrivious” and their Nootropic stack.
I have been taking a Nootropic stack for some time and have read a lot of material on them. I’ve tried tDCS along with it and Nootropics like Piracetam and Aniracetam on top of the regular Continue reading “Nootropics and Thrivous – At The Transhuman House”
At the Transhuman House and the Library NFC is used to launch digital bits of information. For example, there is the picture of the Internal in the main room and on the picture, there is an NFC chip that when scanned opens up a web page to the interval on the Long Now. All throughout the displays are NFC chips and QR codes that launch informational pages about the topic in which they are labeled or applied.
The Transhuman House has its own GeoCache for several reasons. One it marks the location of one of the of public drop servers. Two and more importantly the GeoCache is fun. Some of the activities we do include tours of the local area and including geocaches. Having a GeoCache at the transhuman house and other important landmarks provide a way to engage the groups on these walking tours of the area and with the idea of the Transhuman House.
The Evolution of Personal Technology Collection is from the EFTF (Extreme Futures and Forecasting Conference) and is focused on how person technology has evolved the past 30 Years. The collection includes phones, wearables, cybernetic implants and much much more…
ICOM or the Independent Core Observer model research project is by Artificial General Intelligence Inc and some of the research project work is on site. you can learn more about AGi Inc here:
The BioCell Research project is focused on whole biosphere system design for plug-able aquaponics modules. This includes complex system design in a plug-able manner to take compost and solar input and out put food from fish to tomatoes. If your interested in this project please setup an appointment and visit the Transhuman House. Continue reading “BioCell Research”
The instrument collection is a collection of non-powered scientific instruments owned by the Foundation and on load to the Transhuman House. Many of these are ones that were purchased as they relate to books in the Foundation library and includes things like Astrolabes, Abacus, Sextants, Slide Rules and the like. Many of there are brass and collector items but all are working versions.