>Is a "Star Trek future" a future where humans roughly equivlaant to
>humans in intelligence live in a world full of extemely high
technology? If so
>I consider it a fantasy. A Star Trek level of technology is far more
>sufficient to permit massive intelligence augmentation. There is no
>to believe the resulting intelligences will live as humans do.
Indeed, Some episodes of Star Trek, The Next Generation actially HAD massive levels of intelligence augmentation.
They threw it away, and never mentioned it again.
[Talk about staring into the singularity :)]