Physicist Frank Tipler, as I noted earlier today, provocatively personalizes the Singularity, the beginning point or moment from which the universe burst forth.
I had thought of the Singularity as an event, to which the universe — physical reality — traces back at the moment of the Big Bang.
Here is a myth that comes not from the past but from the future.
New religions, including one centered on Artificial Intelligence, follow a stereotyped pattern.
Software engineers are trained in design principles, and also have real experience of how complex functional systems appear and change constructively.