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Transhumanism

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Transhumanism is the belief or movement in favour of human enhancement, especially beyond current human limitations and with advanced technology such as AI, cognitive enhancement, and life extension.

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“Far Co­or­di­na­tion”

DragonGod23 Nov 2022 17:14 UTC
4 points
14 comments9 min readLW link

How to Seem (and Be) Deep

Eliezer Yudkowsky14 Oct 2007 18:13 UTC
95 points
120 comments4 min readLW link

Tran­shu­man­ism as Sim­plified Humanism

Eliezer Yudkowsky5 Dec 2018 20:12 UTC
143 points
37 comments5 min readLW link

Tran­shu­man­ists Don’t Need Spe­cial Dispositions

Eliezer Yudkowsky7 Dec 2018 22:24 UTC
97 points
18 comments5 min readLW link

The ba­sic ar­gu­ment for the fea­si­bil­ity of transhumanism

ChrisHallquist14 Oct 2012 8:04 UTC
9 points
36 comments2 min readLW link

The Growth of My Pes­simism: Tran­shu­man­ism, Im­mor­tal­ism, Effec­tive Altru­ism.

diegocaleiro28 Nov 2015 11:07 UTC
15 points
74 comments9 min readLW link

Tran­shu­man­ism and as­sisted suicide

SeventhNadir31 Oct 2010 8:48 UTC
7 points
11 comments1 min readLW link

Good tran­shu­man­ist fic­tion?

NancyLebovitz13 Oct 2012 14:47 UTC
13 points
68 comments1 min readLW link

Con­fes­sions of a Tran­shu­man­ist: On Life in Known Space

Slimepriestess6 Apr 2020 9:59 UTC
11 points
1 comment1 min readLW link
(hivewired.wordpress.com)

Tran­shu­man­ism and Gen­der Relations

daenerys11 Nov 2011 1:48 UTC
11 points
118 comments2 min readLW link

[video] “Tran­shu­man”, fea­tur­ing Sand­berg and Bostrom

Pablo16 Jun 2013 18:59 UTC
8 points
11 comments1 min readLW link

[Video Link] PostHu­man: An In­tro­duc­tion to Transhumanism

Joshua_Blaine15 Nov 2013 2:04 UTC
3 points
12 comments1 min readLW link

Tran­shu­man­ist Fables

Scott Alexander28 May 2013 1:55 UTC
94 points
6 comments3 min readLW link

Tran­shu­man­ism and the de­no­ta­tion-con­no­ta­tion gap

PhilGoetz18 Aug 2010 15:33 UTC
25 points
31 comments2 min readLW link

A Tran­shu­man­ist Poem

Swimmer9635 Mar 2011 9:16 UTC
22 points
50 comments1 min readLW link

Res­cu­ing the Ex­tropy Magaz­ine archives

Deku-shrub1 Jul 2017 14:25 UTC
35 points
8 comments1 min readLW link

New pa­per: Long-Term Tra­jec­to­ries of Hu­man Civilization

Kaj_Sotala12 Aug 2018 9:10 UTC
33 points
1 comment2 min readLW link
(kajsotala.fi)

For The Peo­ple Who Are Still Alive

Eliezer Yudkowsky14 Dec 2008 17:13 UTC
36 points
72 comments4 min readLW link

The biolog­i­cal in­tel­li­gence explosion

Rob Lucas25 Jul 2021 13:08 UTC
8 points
6 comments4 min readLW link

12020: a fine fu­ture for these holidays

Stuart_Armstrong25 Dec 2019 15:01 UTC
38 points
6 comments1 min readLW link

Dis­abil­ity Cul­ture Meets the Tran­shu­man­ist Condition

Rubix28 Oct 2011 19:02 UTC
39 points
150 comments3 min readLW link

Guardians of the Gene Pool

Eliezer Yudkowsky16 Dec 2007 20:08 UTC
40 points
73 comments1 min readLW link

Blog­ging­heads: Yud­kowsky and Horgan

Eliezer Yudkowsky7 Jun 2008 22:09 UTC
7 points
37 comments1 min readLW link

Ge­net­i­cally Mod­ified Hu­mans Born (Allegedly)

ryan_b28 Nov 2018 16:14 UTC
29 points
12 comments1 min readLW link

Char­ac­ter­is­ing utopia

Richard_Ngo2 Jan 2020 0:00 UTC
25 points
3 comments22 min readLW link
(thinkingcomplete.blogspot.com)

Am­pu­ta­tion of Destiny

Eliezer Yudkowsky29 Dec 2008 18:00 UTC
39 points
67 comments8 min readLW link

Memes and Ra­tional Decisions

inferential9 Jan 2015 6:42 UTC
35 points
18 comments10 min readLW link

Brain­storm­ing new senses

lululu20 May 2015 19:53 UTC
41 points
92 comments2 min readLW link

Touch­ing the Old

Eliezer Yudkowsky20 Jul 2008 9:19 UTC
16 points
32 comments1 min readLW link

Cas­cio in The At­lantic, more on cog­ni­tive en­hance­ment as ex­is­ten­tial risk mitigation

Roko18 Jun 2009 15:09 UTC
23 points
92 comments3 min readLW link

How best to show dy­ing is bad

Zvi8 Mar 2011 15:18 UTC
25 points
73 comments2 min readLW link

[LINK] Re­fut­ing com­mon ob­jec­tions to cog­ni­tive enhancement

grouchymusicologist7 Feb 2012 16:52 UTC
32 points
6 comments2 min readLW link

Suffer­ing-Fo­cused Ethics in the In­finite Uni­verse. How can we re­deem our­selves if Mul­ti­verse Im­mor­tal­ity is real and sub­jec­tive death is im­pos­si­ble.

Szymon Kucharski24 Feb 2021 21:02 UTC
−3 points
4 comments70 min readLW link

Will Mar­tian G be enough to make healthy baseline ba­bies?

Randomized, Controlled9 Mar 2021 3:30 UTC
4 points
8 comments1 min readLW link

Wire­head­ing Done Right: Stay Pos­i­tive Without Go­ing Insane

9eB122 Nov 2016 3:16 UTC
7 points
2 comments1 min readLW link
(qualiacomputing.com)

The Neu­ral­ink Mon­key Demo

scroogemcduck13 May 2021 2:29 UTC
19 points
9 comments1 min readLW link

Neo-Mohism

Bae's Theorem16 Jun 2021 21:57 UTC
5 points
11 comments7 min readLW link

Re­s­ur­rect­ing all hu­mans ever lived as a tech­ni­cal problem

RomanS31 Oct 2021 18:08 UTC
46 points
37 comments6 min readLW link

What is the link be­tween al­tru­ism and in­tel­li­gence?

Ruralvisitor833 Nov 2021 23:59 UTC
3 points
13 comments1 min readLW link

Tech­nolog­i­cal Re­s­ur­rec­tion: Two Pos­si­ble Approaches

Alex Polischuk14 Mar 2022 17:53 UTC
−3 points
2 comments2 min readLW link

Brain preser­va­tion to pre­vent in­vol­un­tary death: a pos­si­ble cause area

Andy_McKenzie22 Mar 2022 12:36 UTC
39 points
1 comment10 min readLW link

Notes on Robert McIn­tyre’s Brain Preser­va­tion Talk at the Long Now Foundation

JohnGreer28 Apr 2021 20:47 UTC
7 points
3 comments13 min readLW link

In­ter­view with Nec­tome CEO Robert McIn­tyre—Brain Preser­va­tion, Per­sonal Iden­tity, AGI, and More

JohnGreer23 Feb 2022 1:54 UTC
14 points
0 comments6 min readLW link

My Tran­shu­man Dream

Johannes C. Mayer5 Apr 2022 15:44 UTC
8 points
0 comments4 min readLW link

We tran­shu­man­ists want im­mor­tal­ity… But is it re­ally pos­si­ble?

superads9130 Apr 2022 13:01 UTC
0 points
49 comments1 min readLW link

[Question] What about tran­shu­mans and be­yond?

AlignmentMirror2 Jul 2022 13:58 UTC
7 points
6 comments1 min readLW link

Un­bounded In­tel­li­gence Lottery

kman7 Jul 2022 23:28 UTC
4 points
11 comments1 min readLW link

Com­plex­ity No Bar to AI (Or, why Com­pu­ta­tional Com­plex­ity mat­ters less than you think for real life prob­lems)

Noosphere897 Aug 2022 19:55 UTC
17 points
14 comments3 min readLW link
(www.gwern.net)

Can You Upload Your Mind & Live For­ever? From Kurzge­sagt—In a Nutshell

Noosphere8919 Aug 2022 19:32 UTC
3 points
3 comments1 min readLW link
(www.youtube.com)

Have you con­sid­ered get­ting rid of death?

Willa29 Aug 2022 1:31 UTC
20 points
19 comments1 min readLW link
(immortalityisgreat.substack.com)

Tran­shu­man­ism, ge­netic en­g­ineer­ing, and the biolog­i­cal ba­sis of in­tel­li­gence.

fowlertm14 Sep 2022 15:55 UTC
40 points
23 comments1 min readLW link

On the proper pi­lot­ing of flesh shoots

Mordecai Weynberg11 Oct 2022 18:52 UTC
−4 points
6 comments1 min readLW link

[Question] Creat­ing su­per­in­tel­li­gence with­out AGI

Darustc417 Oct 2022 19:01 UTC
7 points
3 comments1 min readLW link

Su­per­in­tel­li­gent AI is nec­es­sary for an amaz­ing fu­ture, but far from sufficient

So8res31 Oct 2022 21:16 UTC
116 points
45 comments34 min readLW link