<br><br><div><span class="gmail_quote">On 7/23/07, <b class="gmail_sendername">Emlyn</b> <<a href="mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org">email@example.com</a>> wrote:</span><blockquote class="gmail_quote" style="border-left: 1px solid rgb(204, 204, 204); margin: 0pt 0pt 0pt 0.8ex; padding-left: 1ex;">
<br>I'm absolutely not saying this is universal - a lot of people care<br>about the environment these days, too many to talk in simple<br>generalisations. But surely, others here have noticed the same thing?<br>Don't you notice that the kinds of people heavily concerned about
<br>environmental issues are the same people that react particularly<br>negatively to transhumanist ideas?<br></blockquote></div><br>True, but the groups I see as reacting most strongly against environmental causes - Creationists - seem to be far more anti-transhumanist than knee-jerk environmentalists. Although they both oppose, say, human germline engineering, only one group opposes, say, embryonic stem-cell therapy.