Their conversation is so full of treasures, it’s hard to distill it down to an essence. But I’ll try.
“As shocking and indignant as the best journalism. The work of a magnificent mind.”
“A brilliant indictment of scientific groupthink by an unapologetic intellectual dissident.”
Provine was one of those rare people with a strong viewpoint who is still willing to imagine that there is an opposing view that is worth hearing.
Genetic engineering could unleash a deadly pandemic or lead to a “new eugenics” with very sharp teeth.