Richard Dawkins:



He's referring to computers and networking here, but the point reaches further- Stephen Baxter in... I think one of the 'Manifold' books imagined the early quark soup universe vibrant with life, societies rising flourishing dying in nano(pico?)seconds... subjectivities... fidelity + fecundity + variation + selection pressure = life. Quarks or carbon or billion year sequence of lightning strikes-

Date: 2014-11-16 08:36 am (UTC)From: [personal profile] agnosis1975
Dawkins is The Man - not least because he makes the "everything is true" people so frigging angry.

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