Physicist Frank Tipler, as I noted earlier today, provocatively personalizes the Singularity, the beginning point or moment from which the universe burst forth.
It seems that a movement of support for academic freedom is rising in Australia. I hope it makes its way to the United States.
The story ends with the phone number of a suicide prevention hotline. That’s just a sop after potentially putting lethal ideas into readers’ heads.
Wow! That is some stirring prose. The reference to Darwin is ironic, though.
A basic truth I don’t think I’ve ever heard a Darwinist acknowledge is that they have fear working on their side.