Category Archives: Philosophy

Daniel Ellsberg of Pentagon Papers Warns about Nuclear Winter

In his new book “The Doomsday Machine” Daniel Ellsberg warns that the aftermath of a nuclear exchange could spell the end of humanity. Continue reading

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The Illusion of Past, Present and Future Betrays Consciousness

It is philosophically possible to infer that the experiences of the present moment cannot exist. Continue reading

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Fermi’s Paradox: Aliens Possibly in Mega-Sleep

Fermi’s Paradox, asks a simple question: If the universe is so large, and contains so many stars, why is it not teeming with life? Continue reading

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Alan Moore on Science, Imagination, Language and Spirits of Place

In an excellent interview with the Daily Grail, author Alan Moore talks about the spirits of a place, time and simultaneity, and how the ephemeral artifacts of the current times are making it harder for the next generation to be imaginatively creative – something we should all be worried about. Continue reading

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Earth Day – April 22nd

Today is Earth Day, an annual event celebrated on the 22nd April. It was first celebrated in 1970 and promotes support for environmental protection issues around the world. Events are promoted globally in more than 190 countries. Continue reading

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International Women’s Day – March 8th

International Women’s Day (March 8) is a global day celebrating the social, economic, cultural and political achievements of women. The day also marks a call to action for accelerating gender parity. Continue reading

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Orwell’s 1984 Back On Top of the Best Seller Lists

George Orwell’s seminal novel, 1984, is back at the top of the best seller lists and is currently number one on Amazon. Continue reading

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Proposition (XVIII)

Ideal Platonic forms don’t exist in the universe – they are the product of the human mind only. Continue reading

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