Re: Are we "special"?

Phillip Bigelow (
Fri, 13 Dec 1996 21:09:53 -0800

Thomas Clarke wrote:
> In article <01bbe84f$fb5f2e40$LocalHost@dan-pc> "Rohinton Collins" <> writes:
> >Thomas Clarke <> wrote in article
> ><58mmj8$>...
> >> What word should I use to distinguish this ability of humans from
> >> the lack of that ability in non-human animals?

> >Two words: Homo sapiens

> Yes, I guess that does distinguish man from the other animals.

The nomenclature has worked well for over two hundred years, Tom.
You can be assured that it is still sufficient today!