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'''Biological immortalism''' is the idea of transhumanising the human body subject to certain limits. Relatively mainstream ideas like [[life extension]] fall within this concept..
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'''Biological immortalism''' is the idea of transhumanising the human body subject to certain limits. Relatively mainstream ideas like [[life extension]] of [[healthspan]] fall within this concept..
  
 
Some adherents reject or are otherwise sceptical of the radical nature of [[posthuman transhumanism]].
 
Some adherents reject or are otherwise sceptical of the radical nature of [[posthuman transhumanism]].

Revision as of 14:57, 3 December 2018

Biological immortalism is the idea of transhumanising the human body subject to certain limits. Relatively mainstream ideas like life extension of healthspan fall within this concept..

Some adherents reject or are otherwise sceptical of the radical nature of posthuman transhumanism.

Permissible technologies

Excessive technologies

Advocates prefer to 'draw the line' at more radical approaches associated with posthuman transhumanism:

In fiction

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

See also