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Erik Richardson

Teacher, Richardson Ideaworks, Inc.

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Aren't transhumanists committing the Jurassic Park fallacy?

Given that even the smallest disruption or perturbation in a complex system can be amplified, and given that there are still so many important aspects of the mind-body interaction in human medicine, it seems like moving forward with the technological enhancement of human beings—ranging from putting computers inside us to putting us inside computers—is to court the same kind of disasters we always get when we tinker with things we don't yet understand.

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    May 3 2011: Most of what Ray Kurzweil says gives me pause, we must develop strong A.I. to govern nano-tech, cross our fingers and hold on tight.

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