January 29, 2021•143 words
If chance is what brought human beings to the highest level of evolution and complexity in this planet, shouldn't we accelerate the work of chance in our bodies to further accelerate the amazing work of biologic evolution?
How is it that radiotherapy is used to kill cancerous cells? Radiation changes the DNA of cancerous cells and as a result they lose the ability to reproduce uniformly. If chance was such a great agent of DNA amelioration, radiotherapy would have the opposite effect, i.e., it would create cancerous super cells.
What is the chance of white noise becoming a symphony. And if chance is all you need to create the human race, what is it that the hold Beethoven in a higher regard than a gambler at the craps table? The Fifth Symphony cannot be the work of chance, but the human species can?