Re: Logic

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    > >We shape ourselves. If we'd had to wait around for a couple million
    > >for a random mutation to give us the necessary glands under our skin,
    > >still be waiting. Since we can't pass on acquired characteristics
    > >to our offspring, there must be a kind of nonmaterial, species memory
    > >evolves in accord with the shifting behavior of individual organisms.
    > >is akin to Aristotle's notion that the form of the organism is determined
    > >by
    > >the species, not through machine-like processes arising from the nuclei
    > >our cells.
    > >
    > >
    > Are you familiar with Rupert Sheldrake? It sounds like you are hinting at
    > morphic resonance and formative causation.

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