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Is your body

An organic machine or an accident of evolution?



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So... basically it sounds as

So... basically it sounds as if you're asking whether we were created by aliens (an organic "machine") or if we evolved naturally. I don't know the answer, but it sure is an interesting question.

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No, that isnt a correct

No, that isnt a correct question. The body is an organic machine whether it was evolution or not.
So what question are you trying to ask?

To climb the mountain, you must believe you can.

To show creation.

To show the creation of man. A fully formed automated system that requires no thought to run is an organic machine. It required intelligence to be brought into existence. How can it be both?

"I know you boys like em sloppy". The Lunch Lady

I will give you a video to

I will give you a video to watch:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5MfSYnItYvg
Watch this and tell me that doesnt look like a machine. A machine is an assemblage of parts that do something. Whether those parts are made up of only a few atoms, or a few trillion atoms.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yKW4F0Nu-UY
This shows the structures inside of a cell. This one I would consider beautiful.
I am not an easy person to amaze/impress but I would consider this to be one of the amazing things I have seen and to contemplate about. All this stuff operates off the laws of the universe. All those parts coming together do so through electric charge(mainly anyway).
You say that you need a creator. I say that the universe has all the correct laws/physics for life to occur.

The question isnt about whether biology is like a machine. The question is about the origin of the universe and if things in it got nudged by a powerful entity. Only will this question be solved after death, not before. Do I believe a creator needed to be here, not nesessarily. I am however at peace with the way the universe is, can you say the same thing?(please note, I mean the overall universe, not the way the world currently is; who can be at peace with all the war going on?)

To climb the mountain, you must believe you can.

neither

Organisms are not machines and evolution is no accident.

"All our words are but crumbs that fall down from the feast of the mind." - Khalil Gibran
"The Perfect Man has no self; the Holy Man has no merit; the Sage has no fame." - Chuang Tzu

Not and accident but a lie.

Add time to anything and it's result is decay and death. Science is just a man made word. What was it before a man defined it as such?

"I know you boys like em sloppy". The Lunch Lady

what a morbid view of the world

you need this song:


http://youtu.be/WlBiLNN1NhQ

"All our words are but crumbs that fall down from the feast of the mind." - Khalil Gibran
"The Perfect Man has no self; the Holy Man has no merit; the Sage has no fame." - Chuang Tzu

I believe.

The "body" to be the "creature" of scripture. A corrupt automated machine that has a constant list of wants and desire. If left unchecked it can consume massive amounts of McDowells and become enormous.

"I know you boys like em sloppy". The Lunch Lady

Not sure. It sure seems like

Not sure. It sure seems like something with a plan laid the ground-work for life to take the shape it does, but then, it could also be random. All I know is that I am astounded that the human race isn't nearly obesessed with finding the truth. What the hell are we doing waging wars and listening to fools who claim to have all the answers when we could be united as a species and exploring the stars?

It should be our goal as a species to get off this planet and colonize the stars to insure that this rare gift of self aware life (which could be unique, unlikley as it is) isn't wiped out of existance by one stray meteor (or a bunch of half-wit elites).

Nice.

It would certainly give the nation something to believe in again. Look what dreams launched during the space race years. A think tank involving lots of LSD should plot this course.

"I know you boys like em sloppy". The Lunch Lady

The latest and greatest in

The latest and greatest in quantum experiments show, fairly conclusively, that matter is brought into existence when it is observed. This leads logically to the conclusion that our universe only exists in our minds - think the matrix.

If this is the case, then life is most definitely not random. If something has created this "virtual universe" that our consciousnesses live in, then there is most definitely exterior to the universe. This "knowledge", or "intelligence", or whatever it is consciously created the universe, the laws of physics, etc. It also most definitely brought life into existence.

If you're interested, start with the "Double slit experiment", then "The Holographic Universe". I've given you the rabbit hole - it's up to you to dive into it :)

Quantum physics is most

Quantum physics is most definitely a rabbit hole. Understanding it is perhaps the key to unlocking the greatest mystery.

I must be willing to give up what I am in order to become what I will be. Albert Einstein

I'll check em out. If that

I'll check em out. If that stuff is true, the first thing im going to do is enter up, up, down, down, left, right, left, right, B, A, start.

Your body is a Turing machine

Your body is a Turing machine in a quantum computer. It does not actually exist outside of our perception. Your consciousness, however, I don't know :)

The body is a container...

my eyes are windows
for my imprisoned soul.


http://youtu.be/Qnu0Mww49us

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