Humans 3.0: The Upgrading of the Species

Humans 3.0: The Upgrading of the Species

Peter Nowak


Our species is coming into a brand new period. thousands of years in the past, we created instruments to alter our surroundings. Caves grew to become huts, fires turned ovens, and golf equipment turned swords. jointly those instruments grew to become expertise, and the velocity of innovation sped up. Now we’re utilising the most recent developments to our personal biology, and know-how is changing into a part of the method. yet is great thing? no longer if media scare items approximately executive spying, unlimited automation, and digital addictions are to be believed. yet veteran journalist and best-selling writer Peter Nowak appears at what it capability to be human – from the relationships we shape and the ideals we carry to the roles we do and the items we create – and measures the influence that these techniques have had and should have sooner or later. He indicates not just how developments in robotics, nanotechnology, neurology, and genetics are propelling us right into a new epoch, yet how they’re enhancing us as a species. Nowak has compiled the information and travelled the area to talk to specialists. targeting the results of expertise instead of simply its relatively minor aspect effects, he unearths an international that's speedily equalizing, globalizing, and co-operating.

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