The Transhumanist Wager by Zoltan Istvan

By Zoltan Istvan

Number one BESTSELLER technology FICTION VISIONARY
#1 BESTSELLER PHILOSOPHY

Philosopher, entrepreneur, and previous nationwide Geographic and big apple occasions correspondent Zoltan Istvan provides his bestselling visionary novel, The Transhumanist guess, as a seminal assertion of our times.

Scorned via over 500 publishers and literary brokers world wide, his indie philosophical mystery has been referred to as "revolutionary" and "socially dangerous" by means of readers, students, and spiritual gurus. the unconventional debuts a tough unique philosophy, which rebuffs glossy civilization through inviting the top of the human species--and mentioning the onset of anything greater.

Set right now, the unconventional tells the tale of transhumanist Jethro Knights and his unwavering quest for immortality through technology and know-how. combating opposed to him are fanatical non secular teams, economically depressed governments, and mystic Zoe Bach: a blinding trauma healthcare professional and the affection of his existence, whose trust in spirituality and the afterlife is absolute. Exiled from the United States and reeling from own tragedy, Knights forges a brand new kingdom of prepared scientists at the world's greatest seasteading venture, Transhumania. whilst the realm publicizes conflict opposed to the floating urban, tough an finish to its renegade and godless transhuman experiments and pursuits, Knights moves again, leaving the planet eternally changed.

Author identify: Zoltan Istvan

Author Description: Bestselling visionary writer Zoltan Istvan, an American-Hungarian, started a solo, multi-year crusing trip world wide on the age of 21. His major shipment used to be 500 handpicked books, ordinarily classics. He's explored over a hundred countries-many as a journalist for the nationwide Geographic Channel-writing, filming, and showing in dozens of tv tales, articles, and webcasts. His paintings has additionally been featured by way of the recent York occasions Syndicate, open air, San Francisco Chronicle, BBC Radio, NBC, ABC, CBS, FOX, Animal Planet, and the go back and forth Channel. as well as his award-winning insurance of the warfare in Kashmir, he received all over the world consciousness for pioneering and popularizing the intense activity of volcano boarding. Zoltan later turned a director for the foreign conservation crew WildAid, major armed patrol devices to forestall the billion-dollar unlawful natural world alternate in Southeast Asia. again in the US, he begun quite a few profitable companies, from genuine property improvement to filmmaking to viticulture, becoming a member of them below ZI Ventures. he's a philosophy and non secular stories graduate of Columbia collage and is living in San Francisco together with his daughter and surgeon spouse. Zoltan lately released The Transhumanist bet, a visionary novel describing apatheist Jethro Knights and his unwavering quest for immortality through technological know-how and technology.

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It can be a very powerful tool in becoming a more dominant player. Your authentic self of today may change and evolve over time. All of us are changing, evolving, and growing, and depending on your circumstances, your desire to be one thing may change to become another. That’s okay; the best are always looking to grow, and the best you can do is to be true to yourself in deciding which direction to take at any given time. Listen to your conscience when determining your authentic self. Dominance doesn’t have to mean illicitly profiting at the expense of others.

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