Re: Extropian Views
Fri, 1 Oct 1999 18:32:25 EDT

In a message dated 10/1/1999 7:35:10 AM Pacific Daylight Time, writes:

<< Why do you have to make that intangible? I'm quite fond of the limbic
system and how it functions, and I have not seen any signs that it should be incapable of producing the emotions we humans experience. Creativity is an advanced cognitive function (also very interesting). >>

This attitude is one I love about Extropians. It is also a great thing about Carl Sagan.
Understanding things in a very scientific way DOES NOT mean we somehow have ruined the mystery and joy of the planet! It in fact enhances the wonder we see in the world around us!