Transhumanism (Office of Science and Technology Policy)

Nathanael King filed this request with the Office of Science and Technology Policy (Executive Office of the President) of the United States of America.

It is a clone of this request.

Tracking # 17-96
Due Sept. 8, 2017
Est. Completion None
Awaiting Response


From: Nathanael King

To Whom It May Concern:

This is a request under the Freedom of Information Act. I hereby request the following records:

All materials relating to the Transhumanist movement, which advocates for technological enhancement of human ability.

All materials related to a H+ Magazine.

All materials related to "Grindhouse Wetware," a biotechnology start-up.

All materials related to civilian attempts at human augmentation, such as implantation of RFID chips or magnetic implants.

The requested documents will be made available to the general public, and this request is not being made for commercial purposes.

In the event that there are fees, I would be grateful if you would inform me of the total charges in advance of fulfilling my request. I would prefer the request filled electronically, by e-mail attachment if available or CD-ROM if not.

Thank you in advance for your anticipated cooperation in this matter. I look forward to receiving your response to this request within 20 business days, as the statute requires.


Nathanael King


Good morning,

Thank you for following up with OSTP regarding your FOIA request, OSTP-FOIA-17-96. At this time, OSTP is completing its search for the records listed in your request. OSTP anticipates being able to provide you with a final response within the next two weeks. You will also receive an acknowledgment letter regarding your request later today expressing OSTP's intent to comply with your request.

If you have any questions, please feel free to reach out to me.

Thank you again for your interest in OSTP,

Andrew G. Mendoza
Legal Counsel and Policy Advisor
The White House | Office of Science and Technology Policy
(202) 456-4444 |



Attached please find an acknowledgment letter for your request, which was received on August 10, 2017.

If you have any questions, do not hesitate to contact me,

Andrew G. Mendoza
Legal Counsel and Policy Advisor
The White House | Office of Science and Technology Policy
(202) 456-4444 |