Wednesday, September 12, 2012
Bertrand Prévost: The Matter of Contradiction (MP3)
I really loved this. It's actually quite Darwinian, the point being, that sexual selection is very very expensive for DNA—so why do it at all? Why not just clone? What are the deep reasons for it? It must be, argues Prévost, that a certain kind of expression is built into things, not simply living things either.