Friday, November 12, 2010


The philosophers' stone or the human brain, which holds the greater magical power?

The alchemists might be forgiven, for they knew very little of the Earth's enormous history, or of the sliver of human history within it. But the cognitive scientists—with all their years of education and their fancy degrees—how are we supposed to forgive them?

1 comment:

Anonymous said...

Do not try, as scientists do not need to be forgiven...thinking ones or not.