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Old 08-11-2019, 05:56 PM   #2116
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This is unfortunate phrasing. Of course man cannot destroy the planet and people should be more precise when talking about the very palpable danger that humanity could destroy its habitat.
No, that was exactly Dr. Malcolm's (or more accurately Michael Crichton's) point. He finished with "Earth has survived everything in its time. And it will certainly survive us."
 
Old 08-11-2019, 07:34 PM   #2117
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So, if it's catastrophic to kill all of us,,, it must be good for the Earth within its lifespan...

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