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What is the essence of being human?

  1. Oct 13, 2008 #1
    well is it greed? emotion? freewill (If you believe in freewill)? unpredictability?

    what distinguishes us from animal or machines who share some of the properties above?
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  3. Oct 13, 2008 #2
    If you REALLY believe in evolution...the instinct for survival is the cornerstone...everything else might be considered a variable.
  4. Oct 13, 2008 #3


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