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Leave Nobody Behind: The Future of Societies

  • Amanda Stoel
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Abstract

I’m a DIY futurist and a transhumanist. In this essay I will give insights as how this came to be and share some thoughts with regards to my perception of transhumanist technologies, their necessity, possibilities, risks and their promise.

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    Transhumanism, the world’s most dangerous idea? [Nick Bostrom] https://nickbostrom.com/papers/dangerous.html
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    Chris Paine’s Do you trust this computer: https://doyoutrustthiscomputer.org/watch
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    How CRISPR lets us edit our DNA (Jennifer Doudna, co-inventor of CRISPR): https://www.ted.com/talks/jennifer_doudna_we_can_now_edit_our_dna_but_let_s_do_it_wisely?language=en
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    Aldous Huxley Brave New World. https://www.huxley.net/bnw/index.html
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    Brave New World? A defence of paradise-engineering [David Pearce] https://www.huxley.net/
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Amanda Stoel
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  1. 1.DIY FuturistBussumThe Netherlands

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