Insects may have feelings, so do we need more humane fly spray?
Hurt my feelings and I’ll sting youWestend61/GettyBy Peter SingerYou might want to think twice the next time you pull out the fly spray. Scientists are increasingly willing to draw parallels between mammals and insects in areas that raise significant ethical questions about how we ought to treat them. This year the pace of such research seems to be...
I regard the brain as a computer which will stop working when its component fail. There is no heaven or afterlife for broken-down computers. That is a fairy story for people afraid of the dark