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Introduction Canadian futurist, science writer, and ethicist George Dvorsky has written and spoken extensively about the impacts of cutting-edge science and technology—particularly as they pertain to the improvement of human performance and experience. George is a contributing editor at io9 where he writes about science, culture, and futurism. A founding member of the Institute for Ethics and Emerging Technologies, he is Chair of the Board and is the founder and program director for its Rights of Non-Human Persons program. In addition, George is the co-founder and president of the Toronto Transhumanist Association and has served on the Board of Directors for Humanity+ for two terms. George's work has been featured in such publications as The Guardian, the BBC, CBC, Forbes, the New York Times, Slate, Radio Free Europe, and al-Jazeera. He is also an avid CrossFitter, an ancestral health enthusiast, and an accomplished music performer, composer, and recording engineer.
Favorite Books Cosmos, Demon-Haunted World, Origin of Species, Redesigning Humans, Age of Spiritual Machines, The Singularity is Near, Robot: Mere Machine to Transcendent Mind, More Than Human, Engines of Creation, Citizen Cyborg, Radical Evolution, Children of Choice, From Chance to Choice, Guns Germs & Steel, Faster, Lonely Planets, Where Is Everybody?: Fifty Solutions to the Fermi Paradox, Nonzero, Climbing Mount Improbable, The Selfish Gene, Virus of the Mind, Buddhism Without Beliefs, Alone With Others, Awakening the Buddha Within, Dune, Greg Egan, Vernor Vinge, Alex Grey's 'Sacred Mirrors', 'Visions, ' and 'Transfigurations.'