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Becoming God: Transhumanism and the Quest for Cybernetic by David Herbert,Joe Boot

By David Herbert,Joe Boot

Transhumanism is a starting to be philosophical stream between prime company leaders, scientists, artists, politicians and futurists. they think that the way forward for humanity lies in a post-human international. In changing into God, David Herbert strains the philosophic and clinical roots of this circulate, during the adjustments introduced with The Enlightenment, the Victorian period, spiritual humanism and secular humanism, resulting in the increase of transhumanism.
Profiling the most important global figures during this movement—Ray Kurzweil, Aubrey de gray, Kevin Warwick, Natasha Vita-More, Nigel Ackland, FM-2030 and others—he explores their perspectives, either universal and special, on elements of transhumanist philosophy.

Since the sunrise of time, humankind has wanted to be immortal—to “be like God.” This book
reveals how altering worldviews, advancing applied sciences, entrenched clinical ideals and
rapidly increasing biotechnologies have led a few to think that immortality is at the horizon. Shunning demise and sickness, transhumanists are pursuing a destiny without those realities and think humankind is at the cusp of immortality—a pivotal second they name the “Singularity

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