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Posthumanity?

Is transhumanism the next evolutionary step for mankind? It can be quite a frightful time to be living in. See these videos and understand why.     Is this humanity’s future” What do you think?

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What Is Consciousness?

  In November of last year, I posted a blog about an interesting program on consciousness produced by Wisconsin’s public radio: “Mind and Brain: “Why Consciousness” on Public Radio.” The same TTBOOK program was repeated today over public radio. I … Continue reading

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The Mystical Brain

  (Neuroscientists probe the brain to explore its spiritual aspects and to investigate the existence of the soul.) Is there a mystical dimension to the human brain?  Can science prove the existence of the soul?  Canadian neuorscientists at the University … Continue reading

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Thrive

  Thrive is a video documentary and commentary that presents a lot of food for thought and serious consideration, regarding the present state of the world and humanity. I invite you to view the video, if you haven’t yet, and … Continue reading

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Through the Wormhole: “Is There a Creator?”

    The video above is the episode titled Is There a Creator? from the science program series Through the Wormhole, hosted by actor Morgan Freeman.  It will stimulate your mind into thinking about how the episode’s various scientific conjectures … Continue reading

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Jeremy Narby and The Cosmic Serpent

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  I was listening to public radio’s To the Best of Our Knowledge (TTBOOK) program today, which featured a very interesting interview of anthropologist, author and researcher Jeremy Narby. In the interview, Narby talks about his experience with the powerful … Continue reading

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The Mysticism of “The Phantom of the Opera”

  Any form or thing can be, and is, a reflection of Spirit, and, as Zen teaches, any activity can become a meditation. When I began to listen intently to the lyrics of the love songs in the stage musical … Continue reading

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The Secret You

  Who are you?  What makes you aware? Watch this documentary and see how science is trying to understand awareness in the course of its search for consciousness.   Check out our related other blogs: Sentient Beings Perception and Awareness … Continue reading

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Dr. Alexander’s NDE

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  Would you call the NDE (Near-Death Experience) testimony of a credentialed, respectable medical professional a mental episode of pure fantasy or even sheer lunacy? Meet Dr. Eben Alexander. A successful neurosurgeon, who has taught at Harvard Medical School and … Continue reading

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Baby Minds

  [The following shared post is reblogged from a post dated May 1, 2012, published by anthropologist Meredith F. Small at her Web site The Anthropology of Everyday Life.  She shares with us some fascinating insights into what goes on … Continue reading

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