Cyborgs and Space
A seminal paper on Space Travel by Manfred E. Clynes and Nathan S. Kline in which the concept of the cyborg is introduced.
Altering man’s bodily functions to meet the requirements of extraterrestrial environments would be more logical than providing an earthly environment for him in space. Artifact-organism systems which would extend man’s unconscious, self-regulatory controls are one possibility.
- Cyborgs And Space. http://web.mit.edu/digitalapollo/Documents/Chapter1/cyborgs.pdf