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Would You Nuke Earth if You Were the Last Human Alive?

A simple thought experiment reveals interesting principles about what we value in nature, life, and the universe itself.

Authored by Richard Sylvan and first published in 1973, the last man argument was originally coined to criticize our anthropocentric relationship with nature. However, with…



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Sam Padilla

Crypto @ Google Cloud — I write about philosophy, tech, self-development, and the future of humanity.