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Old 04-13-2016, 09:08 PM
Trinopus Trinopus is offline
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Originally Posted by Richox View Post
Therefore you propose this idea as possible in this case? In the wildly impossible hypothetical where exact atomic replication has occurred - memories, personality and all that other human garbage would be also copied intact?
If it were possible to copy the chemical/material form of a human, then, yeah, it would have all the memories and personality of the original.

Obviously, no one is anywhere close to accomplishing this. At most, they have "teleported" (or duplicated) a few clusters of atoms, and only in very special conditions (super-cooled, etc.)

But if it's possible to transport/duplicate the living body, then the mind and thoughts and memory and personality would be there too.