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Transhumanism Webquest

Read at least two of the articles in the following WebQuest relating to the topic of Transhumanism. After doing so, explain to your peers which article got your attention and why. Identify two or three details about the article you want to share with them.

Transhumanism/Effects of Automation WebQuest

Directions: Take some time to read the following articles about Transhuman Technologies.

Link to the Transhumanist science of Bionics:

http://www.abc.net.au/news/2017-02-16/bionic-eyes-arms-and-spines-no-longer-science-fiction/8266238 (Links to an external site.)Links to an external site.

Link to general article about Transhumanism:

https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/in-theory/wp/2016/05/16/will-technology-allow-us-to-transcend-the-human-condition/?utm_term=.ddc1709fbf58 (Links to an external site.)Links to an external site.

Link to a Podcast about Transhumanism and the science of genetics.

https://www.newyorker.com/podcast/the-new-yorker-radio-hour/episode-87-virtual-reality-and-the-politics-of-genetics (Links to an external site.)Links to an external site.

So, are you thinking that you might just be a Transhumanist? Find out by taking the quiz at the following link:

http://indiafuturesociety.org/transhumanist-take-test/ (Links to an external site.)Links to an external site.

Now that we are beginning to think more actively about our next essay, I found the following link to help you out. Check it out!

https://thehumanist.com/magazine/september-october-2014/features/can-humanism-survive-the-coming-transhumanist-revolution/2/ (Links to an external site.)Links to an external site.

Have you ever thought about how robots could take over the work force. Well, you may want to check out one the following articles on robotics and workplace automation.

http://www.pri.org/stories/2016-08-28/how-advances-automation-will-change-future-work (Links to an external site.)Links to an external site.

http://motherboard.vice.com/read/the-new-american-dream-let-the-robots-take-our-jobs (Links to an external site.)Links to an external site.

http://fortune.com/2015/05/20/here-are-the-jobs-automation-will-kill-next/ (Links to an external site.)Links to an external site.

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