May 13th, 2017

Immortality


Humans are still evolving, So, where will evolution take us in 1,000 years? Chances are we’ll be taller. Humans have already seen a boom in height over the last 130 years. We may also merge with machines that can enhance our hearing, eyesight, health, and much more. Another way to jump-start the human evolution on a different path is to move some of us to Mars. Mars receives 66% less sunlight than Earth. Which could mean humans on Mars will evolve larger pupils that can absorb more light in order to see. And since Mars’ gravitational pull is only 38% of Earth’s, people born on Mars might actually be taller than anyone on Earth.

However, not even a move to Mars could spark the biggest change in human evolution that we may have coming in the next 1,000 years: immortality. The path to immortality will likely require humans to download their consciousness into a machine. Right now, scientists in Italy and China are performing head transplants on animals to determine if you can transfer consciousness from one body to another. They claim their next big step is to transplant human heads. Whatever happens in the next 1,000 years — whether we merge with machines or become them — one thing is certain:

The human race is always changing — and the faster we change and branch out from Earth, the better chance we have of outrunning extinction.

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Source: Tech Insider

Mystical Places


The Hanging Temple, or Hanging Monastery, is a temple built into a cliff (about 75 meters or 246 feet above the ground), located about 60 km southwest of Datong, China in Shanxi province. The construction was built during the Northern Wei Dynasty (386-557) and has a history of more than 1,400 years.

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