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"One can see the free software movement as a precusor for a "free hardware" or "free wetware" movement--one that will provide free libraries of designs for biological or nanotechnological products that replicators can be programmed to churn out."
- Charles Stross

Homo Superior  
  A human subspecies created through radical applications of biotechnology.  

"Breakthroughs in Biomachinery and Doctrine: Initiative paved the way for a new kind of organism that is equal parts biological and computer. The biological aspect thrives at physical manipulation and emotional experience, while the digital aspect excels at calculation and data processing. This Homo Superior integrates the best of biological and machine."
From Alpha Centauri, by Sid Meier.
Published by Fraxis Games in 1999
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