posted on May, 10 2011 @ 11:18 PM
Also, it helps the discussion if YOU start off the comments. Simply posting a video with ZERO input from yourself is NOT a good way to start a thread
on this forum.
I myself used to consider myself a Transhumanist but after some deep meditation on the subject I found true solace in Nature and what is Natural,
Transhumanism totally goes in the opposite direciton.
If you think of the latin root of Trans, in this context it means Beyond. If humans were to go Beyond Humanity, then we would no longer be Human at
While it may be good for some humans to stop being human, like Government Officials, or Soldiers....it is not ideal for all humanity.
By walking this unnatural path, we cease to be human........some of you may argue that it is in our nature to modify ourselves and use tools to
improve our life - but under those circumstances, one needs to consider "what is it that truly needs improving?"
This in turn brings out tons of massive philosophical considerations which have to do with Experience and Conciousness.
It is my belief that you cannot experience good without knowing bad, and one cannot experience life, without knowing death.