As we have seen so far in this series, fire was an absolutely crucial component in humanity’s rise to civilization and technology.
All these elements of fitness in nature for the development of technology, crucial to mankind’s rise to civilization, long preceded man’s arrival on Earth.
Dr. Berlinski questions evolutionary understandings of language and expresses doubt as to what reproductive benefit could have accrued to “the first guy to master the Greek subjunctive.”
I also have a scheme that I believe can defeat the generalized second law. My scheme is called “intelligence.”
Yuval Noah Harari quickly gets down to business, unsentimentally shredding Jefferson’s noble phrases.