Transhumanism is no longer a topic for sci-fi books and movies, it is slowly becoming a mainstream movement. This 2017 article from New Atlas looks at the various aspects of transhumanism, such as the history and philosophy behind it.
Why It Matters
The article discusses the various issues concerning transhumanism, its viability, and impacts to the society. Personalities behind this movement, as well as the existing technologies are also tackled.
This article also features videos from the series H+ which examines the transhumanist vision of the future. It can serve as a short introduction to the worldview that guides and inspires AI development.