What Does it Mean to Be Human?

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Rapid technological advancements and the redefinition of human sexual identity are challenging previously held beliefs regarding human distinctiveness. These shifts are driving this generation’s defining question, ‘What does it mean to be human?’

The following section explores the context shifts in understanding humanness, including artificial intelligence, biotechnology, and human sexuality.

Artificial Intelligence

AI capabilities now surpass human performance in many tasks.


With the large amount of biological data available, biotech companies utilize AI, big data, and analysis to understand and engineer genomes for commercial purposes.


Same-sex marriage legal protection varies along regional lines.