is a journalist, podcaster, and novelist.
In 2012 he published Human+ which was described by KurzweilAI.net as “a science-fiction page-turner inspired by futures studies, psychic spy research, and the transhumanist movement”. Human+ examines the intersection between technological materialism and the latent potential of human consciousness.
In 2013 he began The Eternities podcast, on the themes of consciousness, technology, and human potential. Notable interviewees include Dean Radin, Chief Scientist at IONS, on the subject of research into psychic phenomena, and Ramez Naam, H.G. Wells Award-winning speaker, writer, and futurist, on the subject of human augmentation technologies.
Martin is based in Wirral, England. He earned his BA in Journalism, Media, and Culture at Liverpool John Moores University in 1996.
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