Nick Bostrom writes:
> I'm too tired right now to come up with any proposals for how to
> answer the following questions. Anybody got any rethorical ideas?
> TRANSHUMANISM AND NATURE
> Why do transhumanists want to live longer?
Wanting to live forever is an axiom of my current private philosophy. For now, I am content with it being an evolutionary artefact, opaque to ratio.
> Isn't transhumanism tampering with nature?
This is a meaningless question. Nature can't handle unnaturally.
> Won't transhuman technologies make us inhuman?
Yes. No. Panta rhei.
> Are transhumanist technologies environmentally sound?
If you define environment as current ecosystem, no.
> Might transhuman technologies be dangerous?
Yes, possibly terminally so.