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January 22nd, 2007

INTERVIEW - Nick Bostrom on the future, transhumanism and the end of the world

Abstract:
For most people, the idea of altering human cognitive and physical capacities so as to improve the fundamental character of the human condition is nothing more than science fiction. Indeed, it's difficult to find a contemporary work of science fiction that does not engage with the ideas of transhumanism whether it is in the shape of cybernetic implants or genetic engineering or even the singularity.

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