From the world travelers at Vice comes an episode on Dekotora Truck customizations from japan.
The seeds of elective body modification are born every day. These out of a tragic accident, but a truly inspiring story via Fresh Air on NPR.
“My biological body will degrade in time due to normal, age-related degeneration. But the artificial part of my body improves in time because I can upgrade. … So I predict that when I’m 80 years old, I’ll be able to walk with less energy than is required of a person who has biological legs, I’ll be more stable, and I’ll probably be able to run faster. … The artificial part of my body is, in some sense, immortal.”
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This is pretty awesome digital pop star action.
Japanese pop star takes the stage as a 3D hologram. – via LA Times