A stormy day a long time ago, in a land far away, two friends met.
Hello there, my brother!
What's new with you, big J?
(Lightning strike to nearby large oak tree...knees buckle)
Wow! Where did that come from?
Must be somethin' up there makin' it happen!
Well...I think it must be a super-human entity!
I can't see anything up there.
...Good one, JC, high five, buddy, and good luck with that! See ya 'round!
Yeah, that's pretty crazy. Maybe we should just know that we do not know, and go from there, with more love than hate.
And the worlds future changed forever?
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.
Once again, our circadian rhythm points the way.
- Seven individuals were locked inside a windowless, internetless room for 37 days.
- While at rest, they burned 130 more calories at 5 p.m. than at 5 a.m.
- Morning time again shown not to be the best time to eat.
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