Can we be immortal digitally?

Topics:

Biological Sciences – Cells, The Body

Additional: Careers, Technology, Engineering.

Concepts (South Australia):

Biological Sciences – Diversity and Evolution, Form and Function

Years: 7, 8, 9, 10

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This article explores the idea of ‘Virternity’ and the concept of humans being able to digitally immortalize themselves. This technology-based article would be suited to students in year 7, 8, 9, and 10 discussing the ethics involved in technological advances and the future of STEM.

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