"Transhumanism is a way of thinking about the future that is based on the premise that the human species in its current form does not represent the end of our development but rather a comparatively early phase." - http:--transhumanism.org-index.php-WTA-faq21-46- "Transhumanism is a class of philosophies that seek to guide us towards a posthuman condition. Transhumanism shares many elements of humanism, including a respect for reason and science, a commitment to progress, and a valuing of human (or transhuman) existence in this life [..]. Transhumanism differs from humanism in recognizing and anticipating the radical alterations in the nature and possibilities of our lives resulting from various sciences and technologies[…]" - http:--www. Transhumanism Future Society.
Transhumanism (abbreviated as H+ or h+ ) is an international and intellectual movement that aims to transform the human condition by developing and making widely available sophisticated technologies to greatly enhance human intellectual, physical, and psychological capacities. (wikipedia)
- Wikipedia: Transhumanism is an international intellectual movement that aims to transform the human condition by developing and making widely available sophisticated technologies to greatly enhance human intellect and physiology.
- Transhumanism Category
- Utopian movements
- Science fiction culture
- Ethics of science and technology
- Technological change
- Theory of mind
- Anders Transhuman Page www
Features an introduction to transhumanism and five detailed topic areas: Individual, Transhuman Page, Global, Cultural, Technological, and Organizational.
- Transhumanist Extropy Institute www
Transhumanist group which advocates using technology to extend healthy life, Institute, augment intelligence, optimize psychology, and improve social systems. Extropy Institute.
- Explores Humanity+ www
Explores possibilities for the "posthuman" future created by increased merging of people and technology via bioengineering, Humanity+, cybernetics, nanotechnologies, and other emerging innovations. Offers an academic journal, e-zine, FAQ, discussion lists, and references. Humanity+.
- Definition, Wikipedia: Category: Transhumanism www
Definition, Category: Transhumanism, history, and various topics. Wikipedia: Category: Transhumanism.
- Weekly Changesurfer Radio www
Weekly program about technology and politics, Radio, produced by Dr. James J. Hughes, transmitting a high-tech vision of a radically democratic future. Frequent topics includes biotechnology, bioethics, space, science fiction, sexuality, and radical politics. Changesurfer Radio.
- The Mind Uploading www
The putative future process of copying one's mind from the natural substrate of the brain into an artificial one, Uploading, manufactured by humans. Mind Uploading.
- Suggesting The Advent Of Humanisation www
Suggesting that the human race has a certain genetic potential - an inherent capacity to create a particular form of society - which is now close to realization. The Advent Of Humanisation.
- Australian-based STELARC www
Australian-based performance artist who incorporates themes of cyborgization and other human-machine interfaces in his work. STELARC.
- Promotes Transhumanist Arts & Culture World Center www
Promotes artistic works that take as a theme the advancement of human potential through technological innovation. Transhumanist Arts & Culture World Center.
- Basic About Biotech www
Basic information about how biotechnology works and how it is used. Biotech. An excellent learning tool. About Biotech.
- Treatise The Wired Society www
Treatise and thinking points regarding biotechnology and paradise engineering. The Wired Society.
- Argues Impartial Progress www
Argues that the way to overcome our human limitations is not to improve technology, Progress, but to pursue progress as the only goal, which entails abandoning many of our cherished ideals and values. Impartial Progress.
- Criticizes Transhumanism and its Absent Discontents www
Criticizes transhumanist ideas, and its Absent Discontents, the dominance of technology in the world, as well as the failure of Luddites to effectively reprimand and organize against the transhumanist movement Transhumanism and its Absent Discontents.
- J. Ethics for Machines www
J. for Machines. Storrs Hall offers some thoughts on how to design friendly AIs. Ethics for Machines.
- Peter Ethics for Transhumans www
Peter Voss's reply to J. for Transhumans. Storrs Hall's "Ethics for Machines". Ethics for Transhumans.
- Training Humanist Institute, The www
Training and education for humanist leadership though a three-year program of intensive reading and reflection, Institute, The, and annual seminars, leading to a Graduate Certificate in Humanist Leadership Humanist Institute, The.
- From Humanism and the Humanist Manifestos www
From an interfaith organization, and the Humanist Manifestos, information on the Humanist Manifestos of the 1930s and 1970s. Humanism and the Humanist Manifestos.
- The Preliminary Thoughts on the Value of Wireheading www
The ethics and usefulness of "wireheading" for human beings - the practice of directly electrically stimulating the pleasure centers of the brain. Preliminary Thoughts on the Value of Wireheading.
- Clinical The Orgasmic Brain www
Clinical case studies of controversial neurological research into the brain's pleasure systems and emotional circuits. The Orgasmic Brain.
- Futuristic The Future is Yours www
Futuristic site on global ethics, Future is Yours, Earth Charter, the future of science and religion, the purpose of life. The Future is Yours.
- About Internet Brothers: Future Shock www
About high technology change and expectations. Brothers: Future Shock. Marvel at future communications and lament the electronic dinosaurs. Internet Brothers: Future Shock.
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