Boundaries of imagination, perception and reason

The limits of our rational intellect can be tested in daily life. But are their limits on our assumed boundless fantasy? Imagine the ideal human — the perfect society– the extra-terrestrial alien. Or sink your fantasy-teeth into the by silicon valley folk dreamed trans-human of tomorrow, whose body and brain is replaced by immortal inorganic matter, and is thus a post-biological human. So lovely. We can imagine little of the psychology of the ancient Egyptian let alone of the Neanderthal. The perception of the history of humankind is filtered through our modern mind and that is not the same mind of centuries past.

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