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The Most Adaptable Creature On The Planet

The Most Adaptable Creature On The Planet

Originally published 2/25/2017

Humans are a most fascinating creature.  We have evolved, established ourselves firmly at the top of the food chain, and come to inhabit most of our largely hostile planet.  The human body and mind are incredibly adaptable; just look at one winner of The Biggest Loser if you don’t believe me.  And yet, while all of these feats are no doubt impressive, they have created the insidious illusion that we can conquer and control everything in our lives.

There is a phrase in Swedish that I always repeat...