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05/20/2012

Mad Scientists, Then and Now

External Link - Source: Discovery Institute

People are too big. If we want to save the planet, we must shrink ourselves. That’s the message of a recent Atlantic article entitled “How Engineering the Human Body Could Combat Climate Change.” The piece reports on a proposal — to be published soon in an environmental ethics journal — to meet the challenge of climate change (if such it be), not by transforming the earth and its climate, as some have suggested, but rather by reengineering human beings themselves.

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