We cannot flee the challenge of delaying or avoiding Ray Kurzweil's prediction. We must embrace it. That is our responsibility.
What if we fixed our genetic flaws, fortified our bodies with replacement organs and robotic limbs, and enhanced our minds with technology and drugs?
If we line up the four gospels - Mark (60CE), Matthew (70-90CE), Luke (80-95CE), then John (90-100CE) - an interesting pattern emerges.
If our environment continues to improve, then Christianity and other moralising religions could eventually vanish.
Shall we add more and more $10,000 baby boxes or simply offer more accessible birth control including abortions?
Steve King defended a proposal for absolutist abortion restrictions by saying that without rape and incest the human race might long since have disappeared.
On balance, it can be argued, life extension is a good thing and life extension research should be funded aggressively.
If a creator has unlimited resources then why should any creator let its creations be killed to feed some of its other creations?
It's not easy to get an abortion in the US. According to ACLU, one reason is because the abortion pill is still unreasonably over-regulated.
Lately, I have been wondering what the true meaning of 'progress' is and if everyone shares the same notion of it.