Offspring from Any Couple

Are you in favor of artificially combining the genes of LGBT couples so that they are capable of having kids (in the sense of creating an offspring that shares 50% of the genes of each parent)? Assume that the procedure is safe and effective. Why or why not?

Apple’s Fine Security Response

Is it just me, or is this a damn fine response? Apple Developer Website Update Last Thursday, an intruder attempted to secure personal information of our registered developers from our developer website. Sensitive personal information was encrypted and cannot be accessed, however, we have not been able to rule out the possibility that some developers’ … [Read more…]

Free Will as a Sensation of Choice

The sensation of choice can occur, yes. It can feel like we made a wrong choice. This is the whole conclusion of LessWrong-free-will. However, it turns out the actual phenomena of choosing laziness over studying cannot be made by one brain or even one galaxy.