The Bondage of Yinyang — And the Emptiness of Tao

A response to this comment on Three Pound Brain, because it just got too long. So what are we to do, then, Mr. Hickman? Nothing? Just sit idly by and wait for our death? Not likely to happen. I would challenge… That in all of your “remembering” of Epimetheus, you have forgotten Prometheus. (Not literally,…

The Future of Humanity – A Lecture by Isaac Asimov

Reprinted here with permission (non-copyrighted work): Topic: The Future of Humanity Place: Newark College of Engineering Date: November 8, 1974 The following document is a transcript of a lecture given by Dr. Isaac Asimov. It is from an audio tape which I have had in my collection since 6th grade. It is not available anywhere, and please don’t…

On the Concept of Evil

There is good in the world, and good people in the world doing good things. Love is a good thing. That much is certain. That said, the rest of my comment is about my thoughts on evil (mainly to answer your question “Does evil exist?”)… There is evil, but it cannot always be defined objectively….