Category Archives: Science

Volonté Générale: The Coming Dawn of the Hive Mind?

     Since the days of Rousseau, the Left have pined away for their secular god, the Volonté Générale (i.e. the “General Will“) which exists as a singular will arising Borg-like from the masses. Such a “general will” of a populace is … Continue reading

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The Latest in Transgender “Science”: Reincarnation

     An article in a recent peer-reviewed academic journal, International Journal of Sexual Health, ponders the question: Do past-life memories have a connection to transgenderism? Unsurprisingly, the study found just that. In part, the study found that: “The possibility that children’s … Continue reading

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Is There A Catgirl Gap?

     Chinese scientists have openly declared that they are genetically engineering embryos to create superior offspring. “When Chinese researchers first edited the genes of a human embryo in a lab dish in 2015, it sparked global outcry and pleas from scientists … Continue reading

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Reimagining the Human

     The following post was delivered by a guy, in a fake looking human mask, who was chanting about a bomb or something… While some apes, such as Drs. Cornelius and Zira, consider humans to be equal of apes, those scientist … Continue reading

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12 Posts of Christmas, 2018 (Day 1)

     Actual snowflakes, as opposed to the all-too-easily-triggered type, are but crystalline water, the structure of which can be determined by X-ray crystallography.  The water molecules form hexagonal structures, as seen in the rotating 3D ball and stick crystal structure seen … Continue reading

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Japan To Allow Gene Editing in Human Embryos Could Lead To Catgirls

     Genetic editing of embryos is illegal in many countries. However, the land of 猫耳, Japan, is now set to allow editing of genes in human embryos: “Japan has issued draft guidelines that allow the use of gene-editing tools in human … Continue reading

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Mis-Gendering Robots

     Apparently the greatest concern regarding robot development is… mis-gendering the robots.      What does this mean?      Just that it’s time for a fisking! “Robots are the most powerful blank slate humans have ever created. Want a helpful robot? No problem. Want … Continue reading

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Academia Down The Memory Hole

     George Orwell introduced us to the concept of the “Memory Hole”, where inconvenient documents and records are disappeared as if they never existed. In the novel 1984, this memory hole was a literal hole that lead to an incinerator that … Continue reading

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Quick Takes – Broke: Mathematics; Woke: STEAM; Bespoke: Social Justice Mathematics

     Another “quick takes” on items where there is too little to say to make a complete article, but is still important enough to comment on.      The focus this time: 2 + 2 = 5      First, a little mood music:      Carrying … Continue reading

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Transing Academia

     Yuval Levin pointed out in the book “Tyranny of Reason”, a religious limitation to objective scientific study by, IIRC, Aquinas that stipulated that observation and reason ought to be paramount provided that such evidence is not construed to contradict devine … Continue reading

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