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Read Nikolas’ 2017 Trends Report: The Psychedelic Cultural Reality

Thank you for coming here and taking a look at my view on where we are headed as a society in 2017 with exponential technologies, and the companies that build them, drawing society down a new path. It’s the culmination of hundreds of hours of reading articles and research, watching...

Thank you for coming here and taking a look at my view on where we are headed as a society in 2017 with exponential technologies, and the companies...

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BDYHAX 2017 – Regulation, Certifications, and Standards in Bodyhacking

“It is the business of the future to be dangerous; and it is among the merits of science that it equips the future for its duties.” Alfred North...

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Future Trends – Augmented Reality Indigenous Stories

Each week Nikolas Badminton, Futurist Speaker, summarizes the top-5 future looking developments and news items that I find to be inspiring, interesting, concerning, or downright strange. Each day he...

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Artificial Intelligence Bulletin – The Rise of the Cyborgs

Each week on a Wednesday Nikolas Badminton, Futurist highlights the top stories from the past week relating to the incredible rise of artificial intelligence and its application in...

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The Future Of Technology: Brian David Johnson

Here we see Chief Futurist at Intel Corporation Brian David Johnson at the Compute Midwest conference talking about ‘The Future Of...

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Future Trends – 4-dimensional Time Crystals

Each week Nikolas Badminton, Futurist Speaker, summarizes the top-5 future looking developments and news items that I find to be inspiring, interesting, concerning, or downright strange. Each day he...

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Artificial Intelligence Bulletin – Musk, Kurzweil, Bostrom, and Friends

Each week on a Wednesday Nikolas Badminton, Futurist highlights the top stories from the past week relating to the incredible rise of artificial intelligence and its application in...

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Neil Harbisson and Moon Ribas: “What’s it like to be a cyborg?”

Here we have a session from “Talks at Google”. We’re all cyborgs, just at varying degrees. Moon and Neil have taken it to the next level. Neil Harbisson...

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British Columbia in 2050 – The Exponential Province

On February 2nd Nikolas Badminton gave a keynote entitled ‘British Columbia 2050’ in Prince George, BC to over 1000 people at the Premier’s BC Natural Resources Forum. This talk...

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Future Trends – Bleeding Veggie Burgers

Each week Nikolas Badminton, Futurist Speaker, summarizes the top-5 future looking developments and news items that I find to be inspiring, interesting, concerning, or downright strange. Each day he...

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Artificial Intelligence Bulletin – Law, Fashion, and Poker

Each week on a Wednesday Nikolas Badminton, Futurist highlights the top stories from the past week relating to the incredible rise of artificial intelligence and its application in...

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Future Trends – RogueNASA Fights Back

Each week Nikolas Badminton, Futurist Speaker, summarizes the top-5 future looking developments and news items that I find to be inspiring, interesting, concerning, or downright strange. Each day he...

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Nikolas Badminton Discusses Fake News and Opportunities in 2017

On January 25th Martin Strong at Roundhouse Radio discusses how 2017’s ‘Tune-in-economy’ will deliver opportunities and more – listen here. Also, scroll down to listen to Timothy Leary’s speech on...

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Artificial Intelligence Bulletin – Hot Technologies and Solving Problems

Each week on a Wednesday Nikolas Badminton, Futurist highlights the top stories from the past week relating to the incredible rise of artificial intelligence and its application in...

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Future Trends – Critical Discussions from Davos

Each week Nikolas Badminton, Futurist Speaker, summarizes the top-5 future looking developments and news items that I find to be inspiring, interesting, concerning, or downright strange. Each day he...

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Artificial Intelligence Bulletin – Davos 2017

Each week on a Wednesday Nikolas Badminton, Futurist highlights the top stories from the past week relating to the incredible rise of artificial intelligence and its application in...

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Transhuman Tuesday – Being and Becoming More

Each Tuesday Nikolas Badminton, Futurist, summarizes 3 to 5 future looking developments in the realm of  transhuman and cyborg-related technologies. In Transhuman Tuesday – Being and Becoming More we look at...

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Energy Revolutions – Algae Biofuel

Each Monday Nikolas Badminton, Futurist Speaker, shares the top energy revolution stories that have been revealed to the world in the past week. In Energy Revolutions – Algae Biofuel we look...

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Future Trends – Stupid Self-driving Cars

Each week Nikolas Badminton, Futurist Speaker, summarizes the top-5 future looking developments and news items that I find to be inspiring, interesting, concerning, or downright strange. Each day he...

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3 Cyberpunk Movies to Inspire You

Some days I like to find inspiration in science fiction. Book, film, conversations, my own writing, wherever. In ‘3 Cyberpunk Movies to Inspire You’ we see 3 short movies...

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Artificial Intelligence Bulletin – Why You Need a Chief AI Officer (CAIO)

Each week on a Wednesday Nikolas Badminton, Futurist highlights the top stories from the past week relating to the incredible rise of artificial intelligence and its application in...

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Transhuman Tuesday – Designer Babies with CRISPR CAS9

Each Tuesday Nikolas Badminton, Futurist, summarizes 3 to 5 future looking developments in the realm of  transhuman and cyborg-related technologies. In Transhuman Tuesday – Designer Babies with CRISPR CAS9 we see Jennifer Doudna,...

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Energy Revolutions – China Breaking Records

Each Monday Nikolas Badminton, Futurist Speaker, shares the top 3 to 5 energy revolution stories that have been revealed to the world in the past week. In Energy Revolutions...

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Future Trends – The Running Man

Each week Nikolas Badminton, Futurist Speaker, summarizes the top-5 future looking developments and news items that I find to be inspiring, interesting, concerning, or downright strange. Each day he...

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The Future of Marriage and Relationships with Dr. Marina Adshade

In this episode Nikolas interviews Dr. Marina Adshade who has spent the last fourteen years teaching economics and engaging in original economic research. They discuss how technology influences...

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