The nano-bio-info-cogno (NBIC) convergence and its offspring generate inspiring and devastating narratives. (For those who may be unfamiliar with NBIC, the acronym refers to a nascent field that employs the interdisciplinary possibilities of nanotechnology, biotechnology, information technology, and cognitive science and technology.)
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Lately, I love it when people out there in the general population ask me what I do. I tell them that I’m working on a transhumanist webzine and then pause — offering no further explanation — as if a transhumanist magazine were as comprehensible as a magazine about real estate or pet monkeys.