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Author: Max Tegmark | Narrator: Rob Shapiro
Release Date: August 29, 2017
How will Artificial Intelligence affect crime, war, justice, jobs, society and our very sense of being human. The rise of AI has the potential to transform our future more than any other technology—and there’s nobody better qualified or situated to explore that future than Max Tegmark, an MIT professor who’s helped mainstream research on how to keep AI beneficial.
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Author: Mark O'Connell | Narrator: James Garnon
Release Date: February 28, 2017
“This gonzo-journalistic exploration of the Silicon Valley techno-utopians’ pursuit of escaping mortality is a breezy romp full of colorful characters.” —New York Times Book Review (Editor's Choice)

Transhumanism is a movement pushing the limits of our bodies—our capabilities, intelligence, and lifespans—in the hopes that, through technology, we can become something better than ourselves.
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Author: Margaret Atwood | Narrator: Margaret Atwood and Susan Denaker
Release Date: October 11, 2011

At a time when speculative fiction seems less and less far-fetched, Margaret Atwood lends her distinctive voice and singular point of view to the genre in a series of essays that brilliantly illuminates the essential truths about the modern world. This is an exploration of her relationship with the literary form we have come to know as "science fiction,” a relationship that has been lifelong, stretching from her days as a child reader in the 1940s, through her time as a graduate student at Harvard, where she worked on the Victorian ancestor of the form, and continuing as a writer and reviewer.

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Author: Miguel Nicolelis | Narrator: Patrick Egan
Release Date: March 15, 2011
A pioneering neuroscientist shows how the long-sought merger of brains with machines is about to become a paradigm-shifting reality.

Imagine living in a world where people use their computers, drive their cars, and communicate with one another simply by thinking.
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ISBN: 9780307932457
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