From Genes, to Memes, to Temes

Van Mensvoort
January 16th 2009

Susan Blackmore studies memes: ideas that replicate themselves from brain to brain like a virus. She makes a bold new argument: Humanity has spawned a new kind of meme, the teme, which spreads itself via technology -- and invents ways to keep itself alive. Nature changes along with us.

See also: Humans are the sex organs of technology, The Order Electrus.

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Alejandro Kondraasky
Posted 11/06/2012 – 01:43

This is a very good way to search for similar living creatures in other planets

Should men be able to give birth to children?


Lisa Mandemaker: Using an artificial womb could lead to more equality between sexes, but also between different family layouts. If men would be able to give birth to children, it would maybe be easier for male same-sex couples to have a child together.

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