SETI [Fwd: [META] Re: [transhumantech] Mathematics of Evolution by Fred Hoyle]


Robert Owen (rowen@technologist.com)
Thu, 30 Sep 1999 15:43:20 -0400


>From a forward by Larry Klaes, abridged. [RMO]

> >Fred Hoyle is a very bright man. But also very stubborn.He never
> >admitted darwinism, as he never admitted the Big Bang theory (Hoyle
> >advocates an eternal, static universe, with constant new creation of
> >matter; curiously, he invented the expression "big bang" !). In "the
> >intelligent universe" published around 20 years ago, he advocated an
> >"evolution by cosmic control": mutations were caused by virus coming
> >from outer space, under the supervision of an artificial intelligence
> >probably located in a far future.
> >Errare humanum est, sed perseverare diabolicum.
> >
> >Remi
> >

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