> I have always been bothered when I hear people say that human beings
> should not tamper with nature. Why? Human beings are a part of nature.
> We can't not tamper with nature. Nature tampers with itself and we are
> just part of that happening. I suppose the issue is the intelligence
> which we participate in this and our awareness that it's going on..
> Whenever we think/act as if we are somehow separate from the nature
> created us, we will inevitably create problems for ourselves--that is
> false assumption. I like to say that "human nature is just the human
> of nature."
The comments above caused me to try to remember the source of a
novel idea on the relationship of humans and "nature".
After much effort I finally recalled it:
Genesis 1: 26-31
-- James McKinley <email@example.com>