the power of words like normalise or weaponise is that they encapsulate an insight into a process.
After the disappointment of Ozma, the National Academy of Science requested a meeting to decide Seti’s future. Invitees included Carl Sagan and the neuroscientist John Lilly, who believed that dolphins had a level of intelligence comparable to that of humans and had been trying to prove it using experiments that involved feeding the dolphins LSD. The group was so impressed with Lilly’s presentation, which promised a more proactive approach to the problem than scanning space for signals, that they called themselves the ‘Order of the Dolphin’ (perhaps Lilly had brought his stash with him).
we/you missed the deadline on this one https://www.dissensus.com/index.php?threads/15491/but werent the lads just saying there has been an uptick in usage and application?
virus is a computer thing too. virus in the simulation.