Article from the website openadoor.com.au.
An exploration of science, religion, extraterrestrial life and spirituality
By Garth Brigden BSocSc(Sociol), DipCS(YW)
If you could bring peace to the world, would you? I'm assuming your answer was "Yes", complete with a puzzled expression. Isn't it obvious? Surely that would be a good thing, right? But why is it a good thing?
My point is that, if we are simply individual biological organisms, why do we care about the rest of the planet? If I, as an individual organism am thriving, why should it matter to me how any other organisms are coping? The answer, I believe, is that we are not merely individual biological organisms. We are not separate and life is not some random occurrence.
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