BioMicah Redding is a software developer, the Executive Director of the Christian Transhumanist Association, and the host of the Christian Transhumanist Podcast. He grew up as a preacher's kid, spent eight years as a rock musician, and has traveled extensively, to places such as Kathmandu, Afghanistan, and the coasts of Africa. In 2012, he found himself in Tahrir Square during the first election after the Egyptian revolution.
As a software developer, he has worked with startups to strategically lay the groundwork for open-ended growth, and has helped established companies dramatically accelerate their development process. His most recent project involved leading development on a multimillion-dollar web product as it tripled its revenues, and impacted thousands of small businesses across the country.
Micah lives in Nashville, Tennessee, where he has helped to organize vibrant inter-religious dialogue, cutting-edge art events, and public conversations on the technological singularity and the future of the human race. He has been active in promoting and working with a large annual charity walk. He is a member of Mensa, a frequent contributor to the Huffington Post and Vice Motherboard, and a speaker for TEDx and numerous other events.
- The Sectarian Review Podcast AI and Transhumanism
- Meaning of Life TV, The Wright Show Christian Transhumanism
- Exosphere Interviews Micah Redding, Christian Transhumanist Association
- ChristianPigCast Micah Redding on Christian Transhumanism
- Inverse When Cyborgs and Christians Compromise
- Baptist News Exploring Incarnation: Can Transhumanism Enrich a Christian Theology of Humanity?
- False Witness Blog Who are the Christian Transhumanists?
- Huffington Post The Faith of the Martian
- Huffington Post Why Christians Should Support Radical Life Extension
- Motherboard Magazine The Priest Who Believed in God and the Singularity
- Motherboard Magazine Why I became a Christian Transhumanist
- Christ & Pop Culture Can Transhumanism Lead us Back to Orthodoxy?
- IEET Iron Man and the Modern Identity Crisis
- H+ Magazine Christianity is Transhumanism
- H+ Magazine Relational Transhumanism: Interdependence is the Rule, Not the Exception
Videos + Talks
- TEDx We All Live in the Developing World
- Nigeria ICT Festival Christianity, Emerging Technologies, and the Developing World
- Exosphere Academy, South America Humanity: Superheroes or Cyborgs?
- Exosphere Academy, South America How to Save the World: The Reason for Transhumanism
- Faith and Work Conference, Redeemer Presbyterian NY Biotechnology Panel
- Transhuman Visions Conference How Superheroes Help Us Learn to Use Our Technological Powers for Good
- International Longevity Day web event Why Christians should embrace Radical Life Extension (transcript)
- 2012 Barcamp Saving History From The Data Monsters
- 2013 Podcamp Why the Coming Robot Invasion Matters Now!
- Mormon Transhumanist Conference A Better Apocalypse: Martin Luther King vs Harold Camping (audio) (transcript)
- Mormon Transhumanist Conference Christianity as Transcendent Humanism: Humanity's Infinite Reach
- Mormon Transhumanist Conference Analysis, Loss of Meaning, and the Religious Thinker (audio)
- Mormon Transhumanist Conference Transhumanism & The Christian Story (audio) (transcript)
- Mormon Transhumanist Conference The Urgent Need for Christian Transhumanism (audio)
- Kevin Kelly
- Science Mike
- Frank Tipler
- James Hughes
- Steve Fuller
- Liz Parrish
- Thomas Jay Oord
- Greg Boyd
- Philip Clayton
- Derek Webb
- Mike Morrell
- Adam Ericksen
- Christian Piatt
- Paul Wallace
- Derek Flood
- Katharine Hayhoe
- Christopher Benek
- Robert Walden Kurtz
- Calvin Mercer
- Robert Wright
- Peter Enns
- Ron Cole-Turner (coming soon)
- David Deutsch (coming soon)
- Jason Silva
- Colin Wright
- Zoltan Istvan
- Wireheading, Faith Healing, and Why the Placebo Effect is the Most Important Thing in the World
- How to handle God’s audacious vision for humanity
- Why the Lego Batman Movie might Save Civilization
- Why Christians need a Minimum Viable Theology
- What is Happening in the World?
- How to Become Immortal
- Christianity is Love
- Partnership with God
- How Self-Help Really Works
- Minimum Viable Theology: We Are Not Alone
- The Creative Process of God
- Why Christians Should Support Radical Life Extension