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humanodon  ·  3882 days ago  ·  link  ·    ·  parent  ·  post: How Our Minds Mislead Us: The Marvels and Flaws of Our Intuition | Brain Pickings

That's a fascinating idea. There are several members who are interested in transhumanism and what you are suggesting would certainly be that. The question that now reveals itself to me is: what if transhumanism becomes possible in a DIY format? What unforeseen issues could arise from tweaking or altering intuition? Sure, jumping to different conclusions seems likely, but when altering people's assumptions or ability to create assumptions, that opens up a host of interesting scenarios.