metaphysics

Religion
Metaphysics, as a discipline beyond physics, concerns itself with something more abstract than the concrete stuff of the
Culture & Arts
By utilizing her knowledge and understanding of science and mythology, Kang combines her experiences and observations in
GPS for the Soul
I am finally certain beyond a reason of a doubt that there is much more to reality than we have any idea. And I look forward to seeing the developments in this area. This can change your world view, and who knows where that might lead.
Culture & Arts
Benjamin Lowder at Open Mind Art Space, installation. Photo: Bryan Birdman Mier "It's time to remember the forgotten truths
Science
In recent years, neurologists have been mapping our brains and understanding the function of neurons and how they communicate
Religion
John Donne was three hundred-plus years dead when I first encountered him, but that didn't stop me from falling for him, passionately. I was twenty years old, an English major at the University of Michigan, and in love with this poet-priest.
GPS for the Soul
Allow me to share with you in four easy steps, some of what I have come to know for myself about your ability to manifest your greatest human potential.
Business
New businesses are a lot like a new baby. They take a lot of energy, attention, and there seems to be the constant underlying
Education
I wish to spirit you away today to the rarefied realm of celestial metaphysics by having you respond to yet another reason why people believe in old ideas.
Religion
Various religious traditions seek to transform the ego and dye it with a Transcendent Reality. But what does this Coloring actually look like? I mean, it is easy to theoretically discuss the process of coloring as a metaphor for spirituality. But, what does it actually mean to us now in this moment?
Religion
Limiting God to one color seems to be an epistemological error as it undermines His all-expansiveness. So I started investigating the whiteness of God and it was not until I read Toward a Philosophy of Zen Buddhism that I realized that God might not be white.
Culture & Arts
New York has long been overdo for a Sarah Charlesworth retrospective. Throughout the summer of 2015, the New Museum filled the void with Doubleword a partial-survey of Charlesworth's work curated by Massimiliano Gioni and Margot Norton, a most welcome arrival.
Science
What drives our universe? The great Greek philosophers were ultimately stymied, as is contemporary physics.
Religion
"Onstage and screen, Nimoy leaves an extraordinary legacy of a bold and brilliant cutting-edge explorer of unimpeachable integrity. His inner conviction is manifest. En toto, a man for all seasons, for sure. May his memory be blessed."
Politics
Anyway. The real story of Romney's brief do-si-do with 2016 is probably something simpler and less exciting: He earnestly
Books
Physicists who scorch with tweets don't bother me. They only expose their isolation, arrogance, and self-willed blindness. The big questions about existence aren't shop talk for mathematically savvy professionals working in arcane specializations.
Wellness
In an interview, Kaplan explained that the idea for the book came from a mother who did not want her son, who believed in Santa, to go to the zoo with Kaplan's son, who did not.
Los Angeles
Last week marked the 100th birthday of Jack Parsons, a founder of Jet Propulsion Laboratory, Aerojet-Rocketdyne and the inventor of the solid fuel that put man on the moon. In a display of pure serendipity this week, his widow Cameron, will be honored with the first-ever retrospective of her art at MOCA Pacific Design Center.
Religion
Mind-body dualism, or the belief, roughly speaking, that we are a combination of body and soul, is not exactly coming back into respectability in leading philosophical circles, but it does show signs of tiptoeing back into the conversation.