“In some remote corner of the universe, poured out and glittering in innumerable solar systems, there once was a star on which clever animals invented knowledge. That was the haughtiest and most mendacious minute of ‘world history’—yet only a minute. After nature had drawn a few breaths the star grew cold, and the clever animals had to die.”The animals need only apply the knowledge and their species can outlive their sun.
Tuesday, November 21, 2006
Charles discovers - and one suspects approves of - wooly-headed philosphy
Posted by Brian Dunbar at 8:18 AM