Think of cars. A Tesla and a Cadillac share many features — but of course, none of that means that Teslas blindly evolved from Cadillacs, or vice versa.
If humans are just “robots made of meat,” then the seat of consciousness ought to be locatable somewhere in the brain.
Remember when fossil hunters found Marble Canyon, a fossil bed in Canada that surpassed the Burgess Shale in extent and species richness?
At the center of the discussion are three technical papers, each co-authored by one or more of the three members of the podcast discussion.
Jerry Coyne, who punched down, canceled Eric Hedin, and never apologized, deplores what he calls the “denial-of-free-speech movement.”