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Transhumanist technologies that will change humanity

Transhumanist technologies that will change humanity

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  • 1. FROM HUMAN TO TRANSHUMAN AlJawhara AlQuayid
  • 2. What is Transhumanism Fundamentally REVOLTIONISE what it means to be human. Through technological advancements
  • 3. Transhumanist Technologies  Mind Uploading  Artificial Intelligence  Cryonics  Cloning
  • 4. Mind Uploading  Copy-and-Transfer of neurons by scanning and mapping the features of a biological brain, and then storing that information state into a computer system or a device.  The simulated mind could be within a virtual reality supported by an anatomic 3D body simulation model.
  • 5. Artificial Intelligence (AI) The intelligence of machines and the branch of computer science that aims to create it.
  • 6. Cryonics  low-temperature preservation of humans who cannot be sustained by contemporary medicine and hope that future science will bring them back to life.
  • 7. Cloning  Therapeutic cloning is the use of (stem) cells for medical or research purposes.  Reproductive cloning would be using (stem) cells to create cloned humans.
  • 8. Controversy in Transhumanism Is Transhumanism the most dangerous thing we can do to humanity? Or the most liberating..?
  • 9. Islam views on Transhumanism  Contradiction with Islamic logic  Ideas of immortality, defying aging becoming super-humans, and cloning.
  • 10. THANK YOU
  • 11. References http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mind_uploading http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Transhumanism http://lifeboat.com/ex/transhumanist.technologies http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Artificial_intelligence http://www.foreignpolicy.com/articles/2004/09/01/transhumanism http://www.mapsofworld.com/tocloneornot