Author Topic: Evolution for Beginners  (Read 44314 times)

Offline Baruch

Re: Evolution for Beginners
« Reply #180 on: February 22, 2020, 02:52:30 PM »
Yep ... predators increase, prey decrease, predators decrease, prey increase ... meanwhile seasonal weather, long term weather changes, and slow mutation/adaptation shift the game.  Velociraptors back then, humans today ... same biological game, but with better technology.
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Re: Evolution for Beginners
« Reply #181 on: February 22, 2020, 03:28:45 PM »

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Cognitive scientist Donald Hoffman is trying to answer a big question: Do we experience the world as it really is ... or as we need it to be? In this ever so slightly mind-blowing talk, he ponders how our minds construct reality for us.


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Offline Baruch

Re: Evolution for Beginners
« Reply #182 on: February 22, 2020, 06:00:50 PM »
Our perception can be primarily based on objective sensation data, or not.  Then there is subjective sensation data (not reproducible external data).  Then there is subjective psychological wanking ;-)  Can anyone guess which humans prefer?  Ultimately one hits bottom individually and socially, in skid-row.
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