The ability of science and technology to improve human life is known to us.
So, spare me your cute robots with human names.
When the cost of recording all the data is zero, the cost of processing it is zero, and the cost of accessing it zero, then the many sciences, especially human health, will be democratized.
It is not presently available for human consumption.
He'd chosen a human over the immortal realm and been banned for it.
Every day in imagination I made a trip round the world, and I saw many wonders from the uttermost parts of the earth--marvels of invention, treasuries of industry and skill and all the activities of human life actually passed under my finger tips.
"The limits of human life... are fixed and may not be o'erpassed," said an old priest to a lady who had taken a seat beside him and was listening naively to his words.
Interesting. Human or vamp, he had a choice.
To what length can the human lifespan be extended?
That period when human improvement must end?
Jobs done by people will be only the ones that require uniquely human capabilities to do.
Second are the inefficiencies in the human processes—that is, the techniques by which we practice agriculture.
Although the original mutation was not caused by human activity, human activity preserved and perpetuated it.
Precision agriculture involves collecting massive amounts of data, more than any human can process, and applying various algorithms, self-teaching in nature, to achieve optimum outcomes.
It was his view that "the attainment of human rights in the fullest sense cannot be achieved so long as hundreds of millions of poverty-stricken people lack the basic necessities for life."
To elevate food to the status of a human right does not require government to administer it—far from it.
Although slavery still exists and the low price of slaves speaks to the low value of a human life, the legal institution of slavery is gone.
We call these rights "human rights" because they apply to every single person on the planet by virtue of simply being alive.
Even acknowledging that human rights exist is a great advance of civilization.
Widespread acknowledgement of human dignity.
By declaring a pretty broad range of things worth killing and dying for, we say that each of those is more precious to us than human life.
A full-scale, no-holds-barred, nuclear-missiles-raining-down kind of world war would profoundly change the course of human history for all time.
Second, in the past, technological improvements did not decrease human beings' propensity to wage war; they only made people better at killing.
But let's adopt the cynic's view for a moment and assume people in these corporations are chiefly concerned about their financial benefit, not about human suffering, when it comes to war.
Monarchies—the most prevalent form of government in human history—are disproportionately warlike for a number of reasons.
Anything different doesn't seem as human to us and we instinctively recoil from it.
Shakespeare remains so popular because he wrote about timeless human experiences: love and fear and envy, anger and revenge and jealousy, ambition and regret and guilt.
At that point, the iffy parts of human history are behind us and it is blue skies and clean sailing ahead.
Think of how a few thousand years of human civilization got us to a certain amount of computational power.
True, they were broken and stammering syllables; but they were human speech.
If he had not taken upon himself the responsibility of Laura Bridgman's education and led her out of the pit of Acheron back to her human inheritance, should I be a sophomore at Radcliffe College to-day--who can say?
There was a rustling among the crowd and it again subsided, so that Pierre distinctly heard the pleasantly human voice of the Emperor saying with emotion:
All this naked white human flesh, laughing and shrieking, floundered about in that dirty pool like carp stuffed into a watering can, and the suggestion of merriment in that floundering mass rendered it specially pathetic.
Among the innumerable categories applicable to the phenomena of human life one may discriminate between those in which substance prevails and those in which form prevails.
Never to the end of his life could he understand goodness, beauty, or truth, or the significance of his actions which were too contrary to goodness and truth, too remote from everything human, for him ever to be able to grasp their meaning.
The cannon balls flew just as swiftly and cruelly from both sides, crushing human bodies, and that terrible work which was not done by the will of a man but at the will of Him who governs men and worlds continued.
Absolute continuity of motion is not comprehensible to the human mind.
In her view the aim of every religion was merely to preserve certain proprieties while affording satisfaction to human desires.
The barrier of human feeling, strained to the utmost, that had held the crowd in check suddenly broke.
Together with that sound came a solitary human cry from the gateway and amid the smoke appeared the figure of a bareheaded man in a peasant's coat.
The other was that vague and quite Russian feeling of contempt for everything conventional, artificial, and human--for everything the majority of men regard as the greatest good in the world.
Even if Pierre were not a Frenchman, having once received that loftiest of human appellations he could not renounce it, said the officer's look and tone.