Let’s imagine trying to design something as “simple” as a self-replicating cardboard box.
For Labor Day weekend, we celebrate the human creative capacity, and analyze a blockbuster movie.
How many Americans accept Darwin’s belief that human beings are the result of an unguided, purposeless process? This survey doesn’t come close to telling us.
“There can’t be any question about what they meant. Remember, this is a zoology class. Evolution is taught.”
Harari’s conjecture — “There are no gods” — forms the very basis for everything he says in the rest of the book.