Re: Why preserving BioDiversity is Extropian (was re: Environmental Degradation)

Eugene Leitl (
Mon, 16 Feb 1998 21:10:34 +0300 (MSK)

On 15 Feb 1998, Anders Sandberg wrote:

> [...]
> Maybe there will one day be a market for antique ecosystems?

Probably yes, but not verbatim.


P.S. Sure, just to be on the safe side we should contain genetic diversity
depletion. However, if we to become separated from the land, we
couldn't care less for the growing instability but for the ethical
reasons. Btw, I still have not seen: 'Be nice to thy lesser brethren
if you expected to be treated nice by your superiors' bit formalized.
Has it got at all roots in the ratio?