Archive for the 'Scientific Background' Category

Omega Point – The Full Descent of Spirit Into Matter

Monday, August 24th, 2009

The acceleration of evolution towards a time of infinitely rapid change is not so exceptional as one might at first suppose. The evolution of matter in a star follows a similar pattern. For 99.99 percent of its existence a star burns hydrogen, fusing the atoms into helium and radiating the energy released as light. Eventually […]

From Science to God – A Crash Course in the Nature of Reality

Sunday, March 22nd, 2009

Because the word “consciousness” can be used in so many different ways, confusion often arises around statements about its nature. The way I use the word is not in reference to a particular state of consciousness, or particular way of thinking, but to the faculty of consciousness itself-the capacity for inner experience, whatever the nature […]

Live, Love, and Laugh – The Most Profound Self-Help Advice

Wednesday, November 19th, 2008

“Our task must be to free ourselves from this prison [the illusion of space and time] by widening our circle of compassion to embrace all living creatures and the whole of nature in its beauty.” – Albert Einstein Our Sense of Time The human brain is the most amazing data-processing system yet discovered. In comparison, […]

Scientific Evidence of a Living Consciousness Universe

Sunday, June 8th, 2008

I believe that the most far-reaching trend of our times is an emerging shift in our shared view of the universe – from thinking of it as dead to experiencing it as alive. In regarding the universe as alive and ourselves as continuously sustained within that aliveness, we see that we are intimately related to […]