Tuesday, January 27, 2015 |
"The first humans had only primitive technology and were largely subservient to their biology and environment. Their descendants -- the second humans, us -- fared considerably better by using technology to coexist with nature. Now, we're in a third era that geologists are calling the Anthropocene epoch, in which, humanity, through technology, has become the main determinant of all the world's systems, including biology and environment."
From Humans 3.0: The Upgrading of the Species by Peter Nowak @2015. Published by Goose Lane Editions.