How do you purpose to "tweak" the universe without delving into the nanoscale? Do you know what nanotechnology is comprised of? Gina "Nanogirl" Miller
See my web site about nanotechnology at
>Date: Fri, 05 Mar 1999 14:00:52 +0000
>From: Damien Broderick <firstname.lastname@example.org>
>Subject: Re: Is anyone interested in immortality for all?
>At 01:23 PM 3/4/99 PST, Gina wrote:
>>>Here's a question. Who is interested in immortality for all a la
>>What is needed is nanotechnology.
>No. What is needed is not the capacity to manipulate atoms deftly, but
>ability to shove meta-galaxies around and to tweak the shape of a
>contracting spacetime in the final zillionsths of a second of its
>toward a Big Crunch. (Note `a la Tipler', above.)
>Nano will be nice to have, but it's about as relevant to the Omerga
>as a stone axe.