Meanwhile, the will to become gods — transhumanism in a nutshell — still beckons with its ancient glamour.
Computer programmers have adapted some ant problem-solving methods to software programs (but without the need for complex chemical scents).
This is amazing! Here we have multiple meanings being read from one stretch of digital code.
To evolve a protein, Douglas Axe draws a comparison to seeking out — blindfolded! — a particular atom secreted away somewhere in the Milky Way.
It has to do with the difference between interpolation and extrapolation.