Transcendence

out of body

Transferring Your Consciousness Into This Terrifying Robot Head Might Make You Less Scared Of Dying

Researchers are hoping learning to let go of the physical body will reduce anxiety about death.
Shayla Love
1.30.18
Music

Watch: Jaimeo Brown Transcendence's 'For Mama Lucy' Music Video

We spoke to producer and drummer Jaimeo Brown about his epic new music video, which touches on everything from the legacy of American slavery to the power of technology.
Wilbert L. Cooper
2.4.16
weak in review

David Roth's Weak In Review: "American Ninja Warrior" Is The Only Sport

"American Ninja Warrior" is a television show about people climbing around on a crazy playground. It also gave us the purest, cleanest high in sports this week.
David Roth
9.18.15
Transcendence

Grown Ass Man Plays Basketball In Target

87 percent of scientists say playing basketball in big box stores is an effective cure for depression.
Aaron Gordon
3.31.15
Sports

Baby Panda Becomes Sports As You Watch

In which baby panda Bao Bao reminds small-minded humans how much more pandas understand about sports than we do.
David Roth
2.13.15
Transcendence

Order, Ecstasy, and Klay Thompson's 37-Point Quarter

On Saturday, Klay Thompson turned the third quarter into a heat-check that never ended. He set a new scoring record, but how he set it was just as impressive.
Robert O'Connell
1.26.15
off day

Climb a Mountain With Conrad Anker

What goes through the head of a world-class mountain climber? Watch this video to learn how Conrad Anker deals with his dangerous, demanding profession.
VICE Sports
12.4.14
Stuff

The Anarcho-Primitivist Who Wants Us All to Give Up Technology

Our dependence on technology has stunted our ability as a species to truly communicate, according to John Zerzan, perhaps the world's most prominent anti-technology philosopher. The solution? Give it all up and start hunting and gathering again. And...
Roc Morin
6.25.14
robots

Superintelligent AI Could Wipe Out Humanity, If We're Not Ready for It

As Stephen Hawking said, “Success in creating AI would be the biggest event in human history. Unfortunately, it might also be the last."
Jordan Pearson
4.23.14