Philosophy & Ethics
- 'Waiting For Godot' Is Not A COVID-19 Strategy, But It May Be A Metaphor- Editorial
The 1948 Samuel Beckett play "Waiting for Godot" is about two people that are, as you can guess, waiting for Godot. They wait at a tree, but they have no idea who he is or if he will arrive. When the person they do not know and had no idea was ev ...
Article - Hank Campbell - Aug 6 2020 - 12:58am
- It's Time To Ban Sex Selection In IVF
Australian guidelines for the ethical use of IVF allow selecting a child’s sex for medical reasons. But draft guidelines that are now open for public submissions raise the possibility of extending this and allowing the choice for social reasons. ...
Article - The Conversation - Nov 30 2020 - 11:39am
- It's Time To Allow Sex Selection In IVF
As part of a periodic review, the National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) is calling for public submissions on its draft guidelines on the use of assisted reproductive technology in clinical practice and research. This, in lay terms, is the p ...
Article - The Conversation - Nov 30 2020 - 11:42am
- Is God “Bound” By The Laws Of Physics, Or Can Physics Disprove Her?
I still believed in God (I am now an atheist) when I heard the following question at a seminar, first posed by Einstein, and was stunned by its elegance and depth: ‘If there is a God who created the entire universe and ALL of its laws of physics, does God ...
Article - The Conversation - Feb 22 2021 - 10:15am
- Science Gets Closer To Making Human-Animal Chimeras
The recent announcement that scientists have made human-monkey embryos and cultured them in the lab for two weeks made international headlines. The technology to make animals that contain cells from other species has been available for decades and used ex ...
Article - The Conversation - Apr 19 2021 - 10:06am
- China Joins Russia And Iran At IARC- And That Means The IARC Agenda Will Be Even More Regressive
Last year it was announced that the Chinese government was going to pay for a third season of the Russian TV show "Better Than Us", a drama about an advanced AI robot that has a neural network bordering on free will, no limitations on killing, an ...
Article - Hank Campbell - May 22 2021 - 12:23pm
- Black History is Not Marxist, Through It We can Recognize Uighur Slavery, Genocide in China.
R ight now, the cotton in the clothes you are wearing may have originated from slave labor of the Uighurs of Xinjiang (not) Autonomous Region of China. The Chinese Communist Party puts out propaganda which shows happy smiling dancing Uighurs. People happy ...
Blog Post - Hontas Farmer - Jun 18 2021 - 10:24am