Take a shot at redesigning the human and pitch your ideas to the experts.
Scientists can already build robotic limbs, edit human genomes and create bionic eyes. What will be the next step as we upgrade our bodies? Wouldn't it be great to have a zoom function for your eyes, change colour at will or type with your feet?
Why not write a to-do list for humanity?
Taking charge of the situation is biologist and broadcaster, Simon Watt along with guest judge – comedian Rach Wheeley.
They’ll be considering pitches from digital artist and curator Eric Drass, Evolutionary and Developmental Psychologist Gillian Forrester, physiology researcher Keith Siew and sex robots expert Kate Devlin.
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