Tag Archives: Responsibility

On my Facebook link to the Portal 27 episode above

Hi Mark, These are two of the smartest guys I have come across, talking about the most complex and difficult issue of the greatest importance to everyone alive; in a way that should be available to most people if they … Continue reading

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To a comment from Joe Brewer on Daniel’s Portal post

Comment from Joe Brewer on Daniel’s Portal post [ 6/4/20 Joe wrote – “… The collapses ARE inevitable—they are part of the self-organizing dynamics of pattern formation inherent to the globalized economy as it came to be structured.”] Yes, but … Continue reading

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Quora – What does evolution act on?

Quora – What does evolution act on? [ 5/4/20 ] Evolution, as in the modern synthesis of understandings of the process of evolution by natural selection, acts on replicators in environments through differential survival. Thus it requires something that can … Continue reading

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Quora – Is there any alternative to Might is Right?

Is there any alternative to Might is Right? (by this I ask is there any disproving this idea, even considering how Might isn’t right, but it determines who has control and therefore who has the right to control). [ 30/3/20 … Continue reading

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Quora – Do we have a moral obligation to fully comprehend the world around us?

Do we have a moral obligation to fully comprehend the world around us? [ 21/3/20 ] No, because full comprehension is never an option. And we do need to make reasonable efforts to make a reasonable map/model of what is … Continue reading

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Facebook – Hauraki plains boltulism in drains

Facebook – Hauraki plains boltulism in drains [ 3/3/20 ] It is complex. Sure, if the plains was still covered with a canopy of kahikatea, then not enough light would have gotten to the waterways for there to be either … Continue reading

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Quora – What is the responsibility of humans in society?

Quora – What is the responsibility of humans in society? [ 28/2/20 ] To survive. To create conditions that give the greatest security and longevity possible to all self aware agents, while also delivering the greatest degrees of freedom possible. … Continue reading

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