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Transhumanism, Overpopulation, and Eugenics with Aaron Franz

Posted in Transhumanism with tags , , on March 4, 2013 by saynsumthn

Aaron Franz is an author, filmmaker, and researcher whose work covers a number of subjects including the ‘technological singularity’, transhumanism, and eugenics. He’s perhaps best known for his documentary ‘The Age of Transitions’, his website of the same name, theageoftransitions.com, and his book ‘Revolve: Man’s Scientific Rise to Godhood’. In this episode, we explore the roots of transhumanism; linking its underlying principles to the eugenics movements of the 20th Century, and the concept of overpopulation that has become a widely held belief in many sectors of societ