Recently a well known, loved and respected, author tweeted And the response was one that rocketed humanity into a new heights of wtf. how did we get here…. There once was a time when things were what they were. It is what is. Accept it. Move on. Men are the Bosses. Well. White ones. And … More What if, what is and wtf.
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
A poem of vehmnent bemusement inspired by this article “Stop having kids” say VHEMT, With obvious narcissistic intent, “Enjoy your long life full of pleasures Using up all Earth’s natural treasures, No need to change your unethical ways Or your environmentally destructive sways Live big, free of burden and responsibility Who cares about generational … More The voluntary human extinction movement
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)