Cosmism emerged in russia before the october revolution and developed through the 1920s and 1930s like marxism and the european avant garde two other movements that shared this intellectual moment russian cosmism rejected the contemplative for the transformative aiming to create not merely new art or philosophy but a new world. Russian cosmism is a philosophical and cultural movement that emerged in russia in the early 20th century it entailed a broad theory of natural philosophy combining elements of religion and ethics with a history and philosophy of the origin evolution and future existence of the cosmos and humankind. Fedorovs ideas penetrated the west slowly and gradually often through references in works by nikolai berdyaev after the second world war a handful of slavists took an interest in certain aspects of the cosmist legacy and cosmism warranted brief mentions in anthologies on russian philosophy. Cosmism was developed by the russian philosopher nikolai fedorov in the late nineteenth century he believed that humans had an ethical obligation not only to care for the sick but to cure death using science and technology outer space was the territory of both immortal life and infinite resources
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