Talking about the “Things That Matter Most” on May 14, 2015
4:00 – Transhumanism: Would you Agree to an Upgrade of your Brain or Body?
There’s a worrisome trend in some areas of medicine. Scientists are pushing the envelope with genetics, nanotechnology and related fields. While there is nothing inherently wrong with using new technologies to improve our health, some scientists are taking the issue to the point where the line between humans and non-human artificial intelligence is blurred. We discuss the state of these sciences with Dr. Eugene Gan.
4:40 – Kresta Comments: Humanity 3.0
5:00 – Kresta Comments: Obama Lectures Christians Again: Pay More Attention to Poverty than Abortion
5:20 – What does the Pew Poll mean for Catholics?
We continue our discussion on the Pew research poll that shows a sharp decline in American Christians. Our guest is Bishop James Conley of the Diocese of Lincoln.