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Wednesday’s Book Review: “Immortality: The Quest to Live Forever and How It Drives Civilization”

Immortality: The Quest to Live Forever and How It Drives Civilization. By Stephen Cave. New York: Crown, 2012. How might we live forever? Become a vampire? Download your memory into a supercomputer and become a silicon-based life form? Enter the … Continue reading

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Pondering the Post-human: It Portends a Plethora of Problems

I had just finished reading a good book, Citizen Cyborg: Why Democratic Societies Must Respond To The Redesigned Human Of The Future, when I met friends for a late dinner in an upscale Georgetown bistro. As a measure of the power … Continue reading

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