Mind Upload

Do we need to become biologically immortal? Or could we one day upload our minds to the cloud and live forever in a virtual world?

AKA digital cryonics

Resources

Brain Preservation Foundation - http://www.brainpreservation.org/
Promotes scientific research and services development in the field of whole brain preservation for long-term static storage.

Terasem Movement - http://www.terasemcentral.org/
Focuses on preserving, evoking, reviving and downloading human consciousness.

Recent News

Scheme for mind-uploading centuries in the future

Kurzweil Network - 14-Mar-2018

Brain’s connectome contains 150 trillion microscopic synaptic connections.

How close are we to a Black Mirror-style digital afterlife?

Guardian - 09-Jan-2018

Eugenia Kuyda memorialised her dead boyfriend as a chatbot.

Startup that wants to make a digital copy of every person in the world

BGR - 30-Dec-2017

Oben's technology provides everyone with a 3D avatar that looks and sounds like them.