Cornell University researchers allegedly “created a machine that can build copies of itself.”
All that is left is to add a factory to the Cornell device so it can produce for itself the molecubes that humans keep building and feeding them.
Evans et al. (2021) seem to have been well aware of the circular reasoning in their argument.
The impact of too-onerous animal-welfare laws on the diets of people of limited means becomes clear.
I asked the gardener how come, after all these years, the soil in my geranium pots is at roughly the same level.