Brandon Balsley

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A Post-Human World Is Coming. Design Has Never Mattered More

Designers will play a crucial role in shaping our post-human future. Our lives may depend on it.<p><i>Digital Design Theory</i> (Princeton Architectural Press, 2016) is available on Amazon.<p>Futurist experts have estimated that by the year 2030 computers in the price range of inexpensive laptops will have a …

Singularity

What’s Behind NASA’s Upcoming Mystery Announcement About Mars?

Our best guess: flowing water, and the potential for alien life.<p><i>Update, 9/28/15:</i> NASA Discovers Liquid Water On Mars (!!!)<p><i>Original story below:</i><p>NASA …

Georgia Tech

It's time for the West to rethink its view of the Middle East

The heartbreaking images of Aylan Kurdi, the Kurdish toddler from Kobani, on a Turkish beach, is reminiscent of the atrocities that have been unfolding throughout the Middle East.<p>In essence, Aylan's images illuminates how the world's has failed humanity. It also highlights the weakness of the U.S. …

Middle East

From Cyborgs to Nanobots: 5 Ways Scientists Hope to Achieve Immortality for Humanity

Is immortality within our reach? Maybe not yet, but we are definitely trying. While the new film "Self/Less" features an interesting science fiction …

Amy Schumer's sexy photo shoot outrages Star Wars fans

But others have expressed support for the comedian whose cinematic star vehicle <i>Trainwreck</i>, directed by Judd Apatow, is predicted to be a box office …

Comedy

Scientists Discover Vast Water Tank 600 Thousand Kilometres Beneath The Surface Of The Earth

For a long time, the dominant theory about how water came to be on this Earth supposed that water was brought to Earth by icy comets that crashed …

South Asia