Mark O'Connell has written a book about the transhumanist movement

Could it be possible in the future to overcome death through technology? And if so, would you do it?

Mark O'Connell has written a book called 'To Be a Machine' which explores the transhumanism movement. Transhumanists believe in extending the physical and intellectual capabilities of the body, which could eventually lead to immortality.

What would all of this mean for humanity? And how would we cope with such an increase in population?

Mark joined us to talk about the book and how his understanding of transhumanism has developed.

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