Some argue that humans are already hybrid creatures, that we have sufficiently fused our biological lives with technology that functions to extend our natural abilities. Accessing encyclopedias through a smart phone is but one example. “The rate of expansion of solar energy has been doubling every two years for the past two decades which, [futurist Ray Kurzweil] insists, means that solar power will meet all energy needs in 20 years. When the human genome project started, sceptics argued it would take centuries to scan an entire human genome using prevailing technologies; in fact, thanks to exponential advances in sequencing technology, it was done in less than 15 years.”
Radical Emotional Acceptance calls on you to celebrate all of life’s emotions — even the negative ones.
Humans are good visual thinkers, too, but we tend to privilege verbal thinking.
It’s nearly 20,000 miles long.
Far from practicing witchcraft, the experimentation of medieval alchemists helped bring about the Scientific Revolution.