Twenty One Hacks

Suppose all our intelligence,
art, wit and wisdom
is the sum of twenty one

deep brain hacks
nature cobbled together
to pass on our genes.

What happens
when we discover
the twenty one hacks?

Nature says,
are you feeling lucky today?

2 responses to “Twenty One Hacks

  1. Very nice. Maybe a few more than 21, but that’s the general idea. We start with a few genes, proteins basically, and create a vast number of neurons, which then create a much vaster web of interconnection and meaning. Life emerges.


    • Thanks Alan. I’ve been reading about the apparent coming of a critical mass in deep learning by machines. It sounds oddly familiar…


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