L’hybride: c’est quoi?

L’HYBRIDE L’hybride présente le corps biologique de l’homme, ensemble normal et handicapé, au travers de quelques organes et membres, de façon non-exhaustive, morcelée et déconstruite. Ce choix peut sembler paradoxal dans ce travail de sciences humaines, mu pourtant par la volonté critique de souligner et d’attaquer tout positivisme, et de considérer le corps humain commeContinue reading “L’hybride: c’est quoi?”

Cybersex

CYBERSEX We find here concerns with how to make love in 2050 (see the French magazine Usbek & Rica, “Faire l’amour en 2050″, n°5: p.16-33). This is a page regarding the Brain-Machine interfaces, and more precisely haptic technology _ that is a tactile feedback technology which takes advantage of the sense of touch by applyingContinue reading “Cybersex”

Human Brain Project

THE BRAIN The Human Brain Project (HBP) is a research project which aims to simulate the human brain with supercomputers to better understand how it functions. The end hopes of the HBP include being able to mimic the human brain using computers and being able to better diagnose different brain problems, as well as toContinue reading “Human Brain Project”

Reconstruction/ Augmentation of the HUMAN BODY

HISTORY OF THE HUMAN BODY: FROM RECONSTRUCTION TO AUGMENTATION The non-reconstructed human body inscribed in early-Christianity was considered as an untouchable God’s creation, so was strictly forbidden its reconstruction. Then, the social and religious order has progressively allowed the reconstruction to the condition this latter was inscribed within the following dichotomy, between normal and pathological.Continue reading “Reconstruction/ Augmentation of the HUMAN BODY”