SV: Capacity of the brain

Erik Max Francis max at alcyone.com
Tue Nov 23 16:20:18 EST 1999


patrik bagge wrote:

> successful, in what aspect?
> 
> 1) human good
> 2) animal good
> 3) practical equipment
> 4) money
> 5) a-bomb or qm-bomb
> 6) energy that warms our house
> 7) search for God

The one which apparently never occurred to you -- the ability to predict
physical phenomena accurately.  That's what scientific theories are
supposed to do, not to make you personally happy, rich, or tell you what
your god is supposed to be.

But then, you're a troll, aren't you?

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