Re: Living Forever

From: Samantha Atkins (
Date: Tue May 01 2001 - 19:16:14 MDT

Topological theology? And we thought medieval arguments about how many angels
could dance on the head of a pin were out there. <g>

- samantha

answer: How ever many angels should in fact exist and have a desire to dance on
the head of said pin.

Anders Sandberg wrote:

> On Tue, May 01, 2001 at 05:24:19PM +1000, Damien Broderick wrote:
> >
> > There's nothing more uncomfortable than building your theodicy on the wrong
> > shaped spacetime.
> At least it is falsifiable.
> Hmm, topological theology - the science of what gods and moral systems
> are possible in spacetimes of different topology. "Oh, this is a
> non-orientable universe, so dualism is not consistent. But the genus is
> sufficiently negative to enable deontological ethics, at least in a
> linearized sense."
> --
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> Anders Sandberg Towards Ascension!
> GCS/M/S/O d++ -p+ c++++ !l u+ e++ m++ s+/+ n--- h+/* f+ g+ w++ t+ r+ !y

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