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“You only realize that there is something new and thus should be said when you are running into sharp opposition.”
Konrad Lorenz

Longevity Promotion: Multidisciplinary Perspectives

by Ilia Stambler, PhD

The task of healthy life extension, or healthy longevity promotion, dictates a broad and interconnected variety of questions and tasks, relating to science and technology, individual and communal ethics, as well as public policy, especially health and research policy. Despite the wide variety, the… more ›

The Indispensable Soma Hypothesis

by Marios Kyriazis, M. D.

In a recently published paper and also in a forthcoming book, Marios Kyriazis analyzed the relationship between environment, digitalization, cognitive challenges and neuroplasticity. The current increasing cognitive load upregulates the human neuronal stress response and, as a consequence, this… more ›

Rhythmus — die Eigen-Bewegung des Lebendigen denken

by Franz Friczewski

Wenn wir den gegenwärtigen globalen Problemlagen noch irgendwie auf Augenhöhe begegnen wollen, das heißt, wenn wir nicht wollen, dass die Krisen uns zunehmend öfter und immer gefährlicher von hinten anspringen, dann müssen wir uns um eine völlig neuartige Epistemologie bemühen: um eine Epistem… more ›

uFORM iFORM

by Ralf Peyn

uFORM iFORM is a multi-valued cognitive logic, a transformative bridge between natural science and humanities. Ralf Peyn shows how humans learn to use signs and language and allows the user take a look into the mirror of his own cognitive performance. uFORM iFORM makes calculating with the… more ›