Archive for August, 2013

Biological vs Cultural evolution

August 14, 2013

Our biological evolution will always lag eons behind our cultural & technological evolution, barring any dramatic advance in genetic engineering. So it’s a clarion call to reign in our obsession with the ‘magical’ tech tools that have become an integral part of our daily habits–nay, a dominant fact of our lives. Not easy to wean ourselves away from these temptations & seductions. As the well-worn cliché goes: Get a life. Before you buy a tool & make it a toy.