really surprised enders game and fahrenheit 451 are not on here. the way enders game made me feel when i first read it in 7th grade i honestly can not tell you how excited i was through the entire book.
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life is a characteristic that distinguishes physical entities that have biological processes, such as signaling and self-sustaining processes, from those that do not, either because such functions have ceased (they have died), or because they never had such functions and are classified as inanimate.various forms of life exist, such as plants, animals, fungi, protists, archaea, and bacteria.
history precursors of transhumanism. according to nick bostrom, transcendentalist impulses have been expressed at least as far back as the quest for immortality in the epic of gilgamesh, as well as in historical quests for the fountain of youth, the elixir of life, and other efforts to stave off aging and death.. there is debate about whether the philosophy of friedrich nietzsche can be ...
it seems as though what we imagine to be the best of all possibilities is actually the worst of all destinies. the concept of heaven was probably invented as a way to assuage people’s fear of death and to offer a future promise of wealth to keep the poor from robbing the rich in this life.
a reddit.com user posed the question to neil degrasse tyson: "which books should be read by every single intelligent person on the planet?". below, you will find the book list offered up by the astrophysicist, director of the hayden planetarium, and popularizer of science.
i remain the official senior maverick for wired, a magazine i helped co-found 25 years ago. i do one article for wired per year. my most recent published writings are listed here, in chronological order. my newest book, the inevitable, a new york times bestseller, is now available in paperback. the ...