power, complexity & ethics

Two things (neither good/evil of themselves) which will not make humans more moral are technology & science. Technology gives us ever-increasing levels of power; and this power can be used to do both good and evil.¬† Spiderman, anyone ((“With great power comes great responsibility.”))? Science gives us an ever-increasing amount of data/facts; which make ethical… Continue reading power, complexity & ethics

true feeling

Just watched The Changeling with my wife (‘endured’ would be the term she’d use!), and really enjoyed it. ¬†There are some real gut-wrenching moments in there, which I won’t elaborate on here. One thing I found interesting was the particular (and familiar) feeling of deep satisfaction and relief I (and my wife – and anyone… Continue reading true feeling