The Irresistible Force is Meeting the Immovable Object

Something’s got to give …

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The acceleration of change in human affairs is undeniable — from technology to population to environmental impact to climate. That is the irresistible force. At the same time, old limitations of human biology remain — we can’t learn much faster, stay much healthier, or live much longer than our recent ancestors did. We are the immovable object



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Jim Mason

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