Discussion: Ray Kurzweil, a famous futurist and inventor, stated that he believes that technologies and humans are merging. He says that it is not a matter of us versus them, but it is a question of us versus us. Everyone has been enhanced with computer technology, and soon the issue will be what humans will do to in order to enhance themselves, and how that will affect our species.
Date: March 12, 2012
- Why is this theory controversial?
- How might humans augment themselves with technology?