The master question, which way to think, which way do we go?
There was a day when someone would have commented on the above by saying something like, "If God intended me to have diodes in my head, He would have put them there when I was born!"The issue of creating a cyborg race of half human, half high-tech machine is nothing new. Science Fiction stories--on and off the stage--have offered up many scenarios where such a marriage of man and machine would be beneficial, even necessary. One application is on space flights.
One thing that this would effectively do is create two classes of people--those who exhibit superior mental and physical capabilities and those who don't. At best this might seem a logical direction for the race to move in, but in a practical sense it's a catastrophic accident just waiting to happen. We're now seeing a similar schism developing in society by way of the "vaccinated" versus the "unvaccinated."On the tech side, try as I might, I see no need for marrying man and machine. I'd like to hear your thoughts!
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