Posts Tagged ‘transhumanism’

Virtual Immortality

November 19, 2008 Leave a comment

Traditional religion’s ethereal immortality doesn’t strike Martine Rothblatt as much of a trade-off for dying.

To the millionaire entrepreneur, who launched both Sirius Satellite Radio and one of Maryland’s largest biotech companies, death is both tragic and, through not-yet-invented technology, avoidable.

Whole story here, via the Baltimore Sun.

This person is also a Maryland native and transperson, and the creator of Sirius Satellite Radio.  Interesting stuff.  Regardless, it’ll be interesting to see where she goes with her stuff.