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Why Are Humans Compelled To Take Things Apart And Examine Them?
Philosopher Michael Stevens posits the existence of a magic black box that could answer any question about the future. Sooner or later, someone would almost certainly open up and take apart the box to figure out how it works - even if it meant the box never worked properly again. What's behind that urge? The New York Times 11/24/13
Posted November 26, 2013 12:48 AM

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