NotMarie:” 3V, what if I can’t evolve?
3V:” how do you mean can’t? There is no such thing as can’t evolve, you may speak about lack of speed of adaptation, or alternatively you might refer to circumstances changing at a rate higher than the probability of a positive mutation to arise, however you cannot speak about not being able to...
Is our world of sensation and motivation as rich as our language suggests? More precisely, are there neural correlates that underlie what our emotional and motivational expressions are signaling? Or are we maybe much simpler, psychologically?
I believe that the scope of what we can sense might be much less than the scope of sensations that we...
I joined this endeavor something like 1000 days ago, and in the intervening time since then I've gone through a city, two graduate schools, and the love of another.
Back then the Influence of Gas Light or Electric Light on the Growth of Paraheliotropic Trees was just a nubbin, a twinkle in my mind's eye. A barely there. Almost a wasn't.
Eat when you are hungry.
Sleep when you are tired.
- old Zen saying
These streams of hyperlinks
are turning us into possibility addicts.
To stay sober is to stay fully present with a single idea.
But I doubt even a zen master
could resist the temptation
of the endless electronic more.
A net is just a bunch of holes tied together...
NotMarie:” I confess, I am not able to create a strong value judgment anymore, at least not as I used to..
3V:” don’t confess assess..
NotMarie:” what do you mean?
3V:” I mean that instead of expelling out of your system a supposedly reflective reality of your mind, you should re-spect it and analyze the very meaning from which...
Below is a link to a podcast recording of philosopher Slavoj Žižek at Birbeck College in London shooting off his usual Lacanian-Marxist philosophical fireworks. In it he waxes paradoxical on all things apocalyptic. As to be expected from the Slovenian rock-star intellectual, he makes some brilliant points while forcing his listeners to think for...