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Comment: That's another one for the Luddites (Score 1) 115

by scarboni888 (#48673427) Attached to: Scientists Say the Future Looks Bleak For Our Bones

Superbugs, environmental destruction, weakening skeletons, and other assorted genetic 'artificial selection' weakening agents.

For the sake of our short term comforts have we doomed the human species to a genetic inferiority and environmental destruction that could appear to conform to the idea that the candle which burns twice as bright only burns half as long?

In the long term perspective, will the trades have been worth it?

Or it doesn't matter because the universe is far too large to make finding another home practical while this one will have its' oceans boiled away in a billion years?

Comment: Re:Fristy Pawst! (Score 1, Insightful) 475

by scarboni888 (#48031083) Attached to: Ebola Has Made It To the United States

Wow - comprehending the naivete of such a simple-minded and non-integrative worldview which is, unfortunately shared by most and probably one of the largest contributers to the mess we're in and only making bigger every day makes me remember that I sometimes wonder why oh why didn't I take the BLUE PILL!!

ASHes to ASHes, DOS to DOS.