Though his knowledge about the history of is lacking, his knowledge about the possible future of humankind might be true. About the impending of humanity through . Through relatively simple genetic manipulations, great results can be achieved. Immortality, higher IQ's, better memory, better social skills, good looks, near perfect athletic performance, enhanced perceptual skills, resistance to diseases, etc. can be achieved. In the near future it will be so cheap that nearly anyone can afford it. But I wonder if genetically modified humans will have the same shortcomings as GMO crops? Let's hope not.