Above is a picture of three children in the 1950s. One of them is me, the other two are not.
A key question as we move toward this future, says Lennox, is what does it mean to be human?
Physicist John Polkinghorne says that the reduction of mental events to physics and chemistry destroys meaning.
Lennox, the beloved Oxford mathematician, asks, “What will the year 2084 hold for you — for your friends, for your family, and for our society?”
That’s the “new path” I’d recommended, as a counter to the prevailing pessimism of our culture.