Difference between revisions of "Biological immortalism"

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* [[Nootropic]]s

Revision as of 15:16, 26 June 2017

Biological immortalism is the idea of expanding the human body primarily or exclusively through technologies that places limited upon morphologically altering technologies. Traditional definitions of life extension fall within this idea.

It is debatable whether such adherents reject or are otherwise sceptical of posthuman transhumanism.

Often permitted technologies:

However advocates prefer to 'draw the line' at more radical approaches such as:

In fiction

Conflict between biological immortalists and posthuman transhumanists is a major theme of the Shaper/Mechanist universe.

See also