“Was not their mistake once more bred of the life of slavery that they had been living?—a life which was always looking upon everything, except mankind, animate and inanimate—‘nature,’ as people used to call it—as one thing, and mankind as another, it was natural to people thinking in this way, that they should try to make ‘nature’ their slave, since they thought ‘nature’ was something outside them” — William Morris

Saturday, October 20, 2012

In Addition

...on of the scientists knew my uncle David, whom I mentioned in the seminar. David did research on placentas among many things. He discovered that a retrovirus called ERV-3 is unregulated in the placenta.

ERV-3 codes for immunosuppressive properties of the placental barrier.

What does that mean?

It means, my friend, that you are reading this because a virus in your mom's DNA forced her not to abort you spontaneously.


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