[ExI] EP, lasers and power satellites
stefano.vaj at gmail.com
Sun Mar 4 19:27:56 UTC 2012
On 4 March 2012 19:06, Keith Henson <hkeithhenson at gmail.com> wrote:
> Given human evolved-in-the-stone-age psychology that's going to be a
> difficult task.
This psychology has served us well as long as it was in place, so I would
not be so prone to dismiss it out of hand.
If anything, I am more concerned about the fact that in comparison to the
stone age we are less and less open to innovation and to large-scale
civilisational projects: see the introduction of cattle breeding,
agriculture, metallurgy, explorations, pyramids, sedentary communities...
What do we have now? "Rational" economic policies, inertia, and the
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