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Mind uploading:

Can humans become immortal?

‘Scientists are currently mapping the human brain in an effort to understand the connections that produce consciousness. If we can re-create consciousness, your mind can live on forever. You could even laser-port your consciousness to different planets at the speed of light, download your mind into a local avatar and explore those worlds.

But is this transhumanist vision of the future real or is it a pipedream? And if it is real, is it wise? Join theoretical physicist Michio Kaku, neuroscientist David Eagleman, human performance researcher Steven Kotler, skeptic Michael Shermer, cultural theorist Douglas Rushkoff and futurist Jason Silva….’

— Via Big Think

One thought on “Mind uploading:

  1. Expectation of final impression, when I finally read it: Across the line from curiosity to pure vanity. For about 5 years, I’ve been following a facebook group of very, very smart people who are devoted to making progress on this.

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