Underlying the significant differences in brain — to say nothing of the vast difference in mind — is a genetic mystery.
Paco Calvo has authored many papers in respected journals; his view is another instance of panpsychism overtaking materialism in science.
The SEETI thinkers are looking for signs of intention. Even in global death, they believe they could separate natural causes from intelligent causes.
It’s intriguing that life as we know it depends on a seemingly un-natural distribution of minerals.
Outstandingly bright — with eyes that strikingly resemble ours — yet their ancestors split from mammals and birds 600 million years ago.