If consciousness is just the universe trying to learn about itself how come so many people contribute nothing?

We are star stuff like Carl Sagan always used to say. Star stuff = universe Everyone should be a scientist but we aren't. Some do jobs that aren't the least bit important like being a cashier or a job collecting shopping carts outside a big store.

Asked By: - 12/18/2010
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Systematic study of external phenomena (what is usually meant by science) is not the only route to knowledge. There are plenty of poets, philosophers, and mystics who have sought truth without ever stepping near a laboratory. Each person has their tale to tell, and their own glimmer of wisdom. Unfortunately it can... More
Answered By: Luke - 12/18/2010
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The universe has no goals. And anyway, even the "dullest" human is an amazing creature... it is one of the sad realities of existence that so many "wonderful creatures" live unfulfilled lives.
Answered By: Daniel - 12/18/2010
well it looks like your helping out by spending time on this shit
Answered By: zain is sane - 12/18/2010
I think, contributing nothing does not necessarily mean that such people are not evolving or learning... More
Answered By: Dr pushpinder k - 12/18/2010
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