How Scientists in Britain are Deciding the Future of Humanity The article in the link above caught my attention today. It is a long, but important, read. Ethics, bio-medicine, evolution…humanity. Add man-made climate change into the mix. The rules have changed. We’ve got the whole world, in our hands The whole wide world. … More Evolution is in our hands
The wolf, once proud and wild, was captured and tamed, And with selective breeding, was soon changed, Playing Dog, the humans discovered a new ability, And selected carefully for size, shape and agility, Humans altered wolves to suit their hunting needs, Then they started creating all sorts of ‘useless’ breeds, Twas the Victorians, in rather recent … More Playing Dog
Humans, currently homo sapiens, author of their evolution. No longer at the mercy of ‘survival’ The definition of ‘fittest’ is revised. Cultural evolution driven by technology. We don’t adapt to fit nature. We adapt nature to fit us. Long have we domesticated and altered other species, through selective breeding. Long have we used other species … More Human 2.0 (The dawning of Homo mutante)
So often, in birthy posts, you read we were ‘designed’ This language is meant to ease our fears To which we seem resigned. ‘Designed to birth’ declare naturalists, almost thoughtlessly, Many do science-based research So this perplexes me. We are not ‘Designed’ to give Birth, Not Designed at all. We have in fact … More Designed to Birth?