Our tech rulers are quite the egalitarians. Sure, they believe that cheap entertainments for all have an important role.
According to the Party slogan, “Who controls the past controls the future: who controls the present controls the past.”
Just imagine — in something as humble as a rock. Could, in fact, anything be humbler, more readily scorned until you look a little closer?
Design motifs such as four-bar linkages and control systems must meet exacting requirements whether implemented in a space shuttle or a fish.
Neo-Darwinians breathed a sigh of relief when in the 1930s they found a way to incorporate Mendel’s laws of heredity. Now, that relief is unraveling.