Unofficial Stephen Jay Gould Archive
– Gould (1941-2002) was a brilliant Harvard professor of paleontology who wrote excellent academic and popular magazine articles that incisively explain evolution and natural philosophy.
Greg, William... anne, Emma (6)
Myths and Science - While it is manifestly un-useful to hear that our brains are so complex that they create consciousness by the same seemingly-wondrous process that a rain forest creates an ecosystem, it is actually useful in our daily living to hear the psychological explanation of Mind, Self, Ego, consciousness, and unconsciousness
William, Jaim... eonard, CB (15)
Dawkins & Kitcher; you & I - your point about morals and ethics being products of evolution, whereas religion merely codifies those instinctual guides imperfectly
Greg, William (5)
Brooks@$%!?&&^ - humans are motivated, inherently, by the same goal that motivates all living things, all life: the survival of the species.