was the child of an ancient Chinese alchemist.
were the creation of a pious Bohemian.
The first rifles
were the offspring of a brilliant British mathematician.
came into this world thanks to a former doctor.
The combat drone
was the progeny of a model airplane hobbyist.
was the Valentine’s Day gift of two Harvard researchers.
was the inspiration of a charming botany professor.
The A-bomb was
Oppenheimer’s world-shifting offspring.
So many fledglings
from our imagination!
We’re one happy family, huh?
|| Our understanding of military technology has developed so much more rapidly than our understanding of ethics, education, or ecology.
|| Yep! In my darker moments I feel that human extinction seems almost inevitable.
|| Many religions have an Armageddon prophecy. However, I’m not sure things have to end that way.