Uh... a virus is part of nature too. You're thoughts that humans are apart from nature (as the Bible heavily advertises) are a big reason we're in the mess we've created. Sorry to go so off topic, but this is a big thorn in my side. We are part of nature, we're just a bad part. We need to start doing better. Mark Sottilaro On Thursday, September 26, 2002, at 12:57 AM, Stuart Wyatt wrote: > > On Thursday, September 26, 2002, at 09:39 AM, Looper in delight wrote: > >> But we *are* nature. We don't *mimic* nature. > > I'm not 100% convinced that we are nature. > > Mankind works against nature. You only have to look at how we fight > amongst ourselves and slowly suffocate the planet and kill off all the > other species of living matter and natural resources. We are almost > like viruses - consume, spread, consume, spread....