Why do we keep eating?

Why do we eat? The simple answer would be that if we did not eat, we would die. But that is not entirely true. Science can provide us with a pill we can take that would provide exactly the nutrition we need — no more, no less — to keep our bodies healthy. Yet, we resist the notion that a pill, taken three time a day, would replace daily meals.


3 Replies to “Why do we keep eating?”

  1. Wilderness living is an experience of the senses too – many people find that camping once or twice a year satisfies the desire to feel, see, hear, smell, touch the wild.

    Then, three days later, we cheerfully return to our technology-equipped homes (…and read the news online).

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