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The Prisoner of the Pyramid (Digimon Adventure Episode 19)

(For Part 18 click HERE. To go back to the beginning check out HERE)

It’s the third arc and there are only two crests left to collect before the Digimon begin unveiling their Ultimate levels to defeat Etemon. 1,088 more words

Philosophy

Vanishing Point

Fifteen years ago a group led by Eckard Wimmer shocked the scientific community by announcing they had chemically synthesized viable polioviruses (1).  Using the genomic sequence published online they were able to patch together DNA fragment analogs and debug errors to artificially recreate functional viruses.  755 more words

Gene Editing

The Sound of Silence

Hello darkness, my old friend

I’ve come to talk with you again…

Because a vision softly creeping…

Left its seeds while I was sleeping…

And the vision that was planted in my brain… 258 more words

Spirituality

Is Immortality Worth Living?

“Because all that is in the world, the yearning of the flesh and the yearning of the eyes and the arrogance of life (βίος, bios… 493 more words

Faith

A Day in the Life of Cyborg Children

Scarlett Akira Smith’s School Application:
So here I am, risen from non-living matter. Unlike the administration here, my list of grandfathers includes simple organic compounds. The architecture of my mind is a mixture of many influences. 832 more words

A Tour Through the Transhumanist Academy

Anahi attempted to form curly brackets with her eyebrows. “Why are we in a Catholic church? I thought this school was supposed to be all sciency.” 774 more words

446 OCTOBER 14TH

I’ve been reading Bergson all day. I feel fucking dumb. He’s talking about time and space and it’s so fucking confusing. Numbers contain each other and so are only symbols because things with matter cannot penetrate each other because no two things can take up the same space at the same time. 338 more words