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Man’s population and gross product are increasing at a considerable rate, but the complexity of his problems grows still faster, and the urgency with which solutions must be found becomes steadily greater in response to the increased rate of activity and the increasingly global nature of that activity. Augmenting man’s intellect, in the sense defined above, would warrant full pursuit by an enlightened society if there could be shown a reasonable approach and some plausible benefits.1a2 This report covers the first phase of a program aimed at developing means to augment the human intellect. These „means” can include many things–all of which appear to be but extensions of means developed andused in the past to help man apply his native sensory, mental, and motor capabilities–and we consider the whole system of a human and his augmentation means as a proper field of search for practical possibilities.
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