"If you think we are hard wired [by our genes]—that is, everything is deterministic—there should be a lot more genes because we have a lot more traits. This makes me as a scientist both laugh and cry. I laugh at the absurdity of it and I want to cry because it is accepted by so much of our society."
—J. Craig Venter (who led the sequencing of the human genome), 2001
The Dominant Animal
Kasha will be disappearing until sometime Saturday evening. Ciao!
Kasha had a mostly nice weekend. Saturday started around 1:00 p.m. with something of a housewarming party, several months after moving here, which…
It was a decent weekend of good weather and outings with friends. I announced during the week that I wouldn't be continuing the D&D game on the…