>From: Damien Sullivan <firstname.lastname@example.org>
>On Tue, Aug 21, 2001 at 10:00:21PM -0700, Zero Powers wrote:
> > >From: Damien Sullivan <email@example.com>
> > >The material world seems destined to die. The cybergnostic may be
> > >for a practical benefit of real immortality, believing "pure
> > >can be eternal.
> > Pure information, it seems to me, can't be any more ethereal than energy
> > given the equivolency of energy and matter I don't see that information
> > exist absent at least a little bit of material. In short, I don't see
> > information can be any more eternal than matter.
>Yes. But I was explaining a cybergnostic desire other than simple purity
>And there's Permutation City for one (flawed) attempt at materalist
And _Diaspora_ for another (less flawed) attempt.
"I'm a seeker too. But my dreams aren't like yours. I can't help thinking
that somewhere in the universe there has to be something better than man.
Has to be." -- George Taylor _Planet of the Apes_ (1968)
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