Why Transhumanists See a Bright Future
The world is going to be a safer place to live in according to the view of a transhuman. Historically, man had to live in a very violent environment full of predators and harsh weather. As time has progressed, societies came into existence making it easier to defend attacks from hostile neighbors. Advancements in civilization brought about the police and army, groups tasked with upholding security. In the current era, attention is being focused on respect to basic human rights. The law aims at securing these basic rights for each person, this will make the world safer to live in.
Advancements being made in artificial intelligence will make work easier by reducing the amount of work. The future is likely to be more prosperous since people will be able to do huge amounts of work in a fraction of the time. Machines are taking up jobs that were performed by individuals and easing the workload. These smart machines can do the work more efficiently since they ensure uniformity in production. By using machines, man is likely to make huge strides in development. Using artificial intelligence to make work easier means people will have more free time on their hands.
Health has generally been improving, and the future promises even better healthcare. The diseases that affected humanity a while back are no longer considered severe due to better healthcare. Diseases such as polio and leprosy have been eradicated, making living safer. In the future, doctors and pharmacists will be able to come up with better medication. Advancements that are occurring in the technology sector have changed the surgery room from what it used to be. Surgeons can now perform more delicate procedures with powerful tools to boost precision. Diseases that have no cure today are likely to be treated in the future due to better research capacity.
Leadership has become democratic, leading to stability in the formation of governments. Transhumanists believe that the future is going to be a freer place to live in. People will be free to express their ideas and pursue different ideologies. Changes in lifestyle can already be felt, and individuals are resorting to diverse sexual orientations. Traditional jobs are being phased out as more creative fields join the industry. In a workplace setting, focus has shifted from formal certification to soft skills such as creative thinking, problem-solving skills and critical thinking. The future is going to be a fascinating environment to live and work in.