Re: Savior Machines? (was Re: Future Technologies of Death)

Max More (
Sun, 04 Jan 1998 13:22:52 -0800

On the topic of mind scans and uses of such machines for criminal justice
purposes, among others, I strongly recommend the novel The Truth Machine by
James L. Halperin. Jim is a member both of Extropy Institute and Alcor.
Following up on this fine first novel, his second is about to be released:
The First Immortal -- an extremely extropian view of life extension. I hope
many of you will buy a copy and help publicize the book. It can only help
further public support for life extension. But while you wait a few weeks
for The First Immortal, you can be reading The Truth Machine. He raises and
discusses many of the issues in this thread, in an entertaining work of


Max More, Ph.D.
President, Extropy Institute:,