Are We Hard-wired For Aggression?


Stephen Hawking says that “Aggression is hard-wired into our genes by Darwinian evolution. ” The Bible paints a different picture and says that man’s basic problem is sin.

Regardless, I tell folks, the fact of the matter is that technology is not making us “Better” as evidenced by the following. More people were killed in wars in the 20th C. than in all of history prior to that – combined. More people were killed in genocides in the 20th C. than in all of history prior to that – combined. More Christians were martyred for their faith in the 20th C. than in all 1900 years prior to that – combined. And the kicker? More babies were killed in the womb (by abortion) in the 20th C. than ALL THOSE OTHER NUMBERS – COMBINED!

http://www.usatoday.com/story/tech/nation-now/2017/03/07/stephen-hawking-technological-advances-may-destroy-us-all/98841862/

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One thought on “Are We Hard-wired For Aggression?

  1. Dr. Hawking has said a lot lately as well about Artificial Intelligence (AI). He says we shouldn’t trust it. I actually don’t. If we gave a robot the capability of AI, and told it to, perhaps, remove threats to the environment, then what would stop it from destroying us – its creator? Are we not the largest threat to the environment on this planet? I mean, besides being a threat to ourselves…

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