Daylight Atheism, The Book Now Available on Amazon!
Happy weekend, everybody! If you're looking for something to read along with your Saturday morning coffee, I've got something that's better than any newspaper: Daylight Atheism, The Book is now available on Amazon Kindle! Here's the link:
If you read it, please consider writing a review. Other e-book platforms, via Smashwords, will be ready very soon, and hardcopy format is coming later this summer. I'll keep my previous post updated with all the latest prices and ordering information. Watch this space for updates!
UPDATE: Holy crap. I checked just before going to bed, and Amazon is currently showing this:
I have no idea how many actual sales this equates to, or whether the book will hold this position for any length of time. But... me, just behind Dawkins and Hitchens? On day one? I'm speechless. If you're one of the people who bought a copy, please let me know. I think I owe you all something big for this.
Giving our solar system a "slap in the face"
- A stream of galactic debris is hurtling at us, pulling dark matter along with it
- It's traveling so quickly it's been described as a hurricane of dark matter
- Scientists are excited to set their particle detectors at the onslffaught
Bernardo Kastrup proposes a new ontology he calls “idealism” built on panpsychism, the idea that everything in the universe contains consciousness. He solves problems with this philosophy by adding a new suggestion: The universal mind has dissociative identity disorder.
There’s a reason they call it the “hard problem.” Consciousness: Where is it? What is it? No one single perspective seems to be able to answer all the questions we have about consciousness. Now Bernardo Kastrup thinks he’s found one. He calls his ontology idealism, and according to idealism, all of us and all we perceive are manifestations of something very much like a cosmic-scale dissociative identity disorder (DID). He suggests there’s an all-encompassing universe-wide consciousness, it has multiple personalities, and we’re them.
Firefighters in California are still struggling to contain several wildfires nearly one week after they broke out.
- Hundreds of people are still missing after three wildfires spread across Northern and Southern California last week.
- 48 of the 50 deaths occurred after the Camp Fire blazed through the town of Paradise, north of Sacramento.
- On Tuesday night, a fourth wildfire broke out, though it's mostly contained.
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