Humans are masters of adaptation

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If you were to think about the one thing that makes people special, what would it be? I would say the ability to adapt makes us the most interesting of species. The dolphins are probably wiser, the cheetah if faster, the gorilla is stronger, and the tardigrade is tougher. But there is no species more capable of adaptation than we …

You wouldn’t your car with superstition and disdain

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Imagine you bought a sports car that cost millions and then decided to never change the oil, never take it in for service, but rather accept that all cars break down at about 70,000 miles and there is nothing you can do about it.