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4 07, 2018

WestWorld and Consciousness

By | July 4th, 2018|Artificial Intelligence, Christianity, Conscioiusness, Dualism, Ethics, Evolved, Metaphysics, Neurology, Pleroma's Void, Psychology, Spiritual, Superconscious, Supraconscious|0 Comments

The interpretation of consciousness in WestWorld, like Evolved and my current project Pleroma's Void, asks deep questions about the nature of the mind. What is consciousness? Is it simply a result of all the physical stuff going on in our heads? Or, is there something else, non-physical? These questions drill down into questions like: What [...]

9 03, 2018

Will Human Consciousness Choose to Not Exist?

By | March 9th, 2018|Artificial Intelligence, Buddhism, Christianity, Conscioiusness, Dualism, Ethics, Evolved, Judaism, Metaphysics, Monism, Neurology, Psychology, Science, Self, Spiritual, Technology|0 Comments

Twenty years from now your child has an accident, permanently damaging their brain, reducing their life expectancy, and significantly diminishing your family's quality of life. Despite advancements, the medical community cannot fix their native brain. An artificial brain, a quantum machine, has been FDA approved and on the market for five years with about a [...]

26 01, 2018

The Coming Emotional Superconscious

By | January 26th, 2018|Artificial Intelligence, Buddhism, Christianity, Conscioiusness, Metaphysics, Neurology, Psychology, Science, Self, Superconscious|0 Comments

How Emotions Are Made Is an emotional superconscious in our future? A networking of our brains through artificial intelligence? If so, what does it mean for our us, as individuals and as a society and culture? To help guide me on this quest, I read How Emotions Are Made by Dr. Lisa Feldman Barrett, a University [...]

14 01, 2018

Spiritual Consciousness – Supraconscious

By | January 14th, 2018|Christianity, Conscioiusness, Evolved, Metaphysics, Neurology, Psychology, Spiritual, Supraconscious|0 Comments

Science recognizes the limitations of our consciousness to perceive our world. Our mind filters out "noise," categorizes to aid in recognition, predicts to save energy, and misses objects in front of us. Furthermore, our minds are filled with biases based on our past experiences. Scientists have strong evidence of our faulty perception. Spiritual consciousness attempts [...]

11 01, 2018

Emotional Responsibility and Justice

By | January 11th, 2018|Artificial Intelligence, Conscioiusness, Memory, Neurology, Self, Superconscious, Supraconscious|0 Comments

Neurology of Emotions What are emotions? As Dr. Lisa Feldman Barrett describes them: guesses, created by billions of neurons. In the featured image of the mannequins, your brain may have had conflicting emotions about it. Happiness, community, laughter, excitement, attraction, weird and kooky may have all found an emotional outlet. Yet, a repulsion to the [...]

6 01, 2018

Fundamental – Space OR Time?

By | January 6th, 2018|Artificial Intelligence, Buddhism, Christianity, Conscioiusness, Evolved, Hindu, Judaism, Metaphysics, Muslim, Native American, Neurology, Quantum Physics, Self, Spiritual, Superconscious, Supraconscious, Technology|1 Comment

Our Place in Space What is our place in space? We're so caught up in the temporal, saving for the future and managing our calendar, that maybe we're missing something fundamental. Reading God is Red by Vine Delora, Jr., who was named by Time magazine in 1974 one of the influential religious thinkers of the [...]

19 12, 2017

Murdering Your Memories and Fake News

By | December 19th, 2017|Conscioiusness, Evolved, Memory, Self, Superconscious|0 Comments

Memory Ethics Critical To Our Future "Memory is not for bystanders. It seduces us, haunts us, goads us, and ensnares us. It shows us who we are, what we care about, and what we’ll fight for." - Dr. Ravit Reichman In my last post I highlighted how scientific advancements are unraveling the riddle of how [...]

18 12, 2017

Who Are We, If Not Our Memories?

By | December 18th, 2017|Artificial Intelligence, Conscioiusness, Evolved, I, Metaphysics, Neurology, Self, Technology, You|0 Comments

MIT Scientist Able To Turn On and Off Memories In Evolved, memories are uploaded into the network and remain easily accessible to the individual. The benefits of the arrangement include a brain theoretically with greater plasticity, increasing adaptability and a larger percentage of neurons focused on processing power. The implications for self and ethics are [...]

15 12, 2017

Earth 2? A Long Jump Even with Artificial Intelligence!

By | December 15th, 2017|Artificial Intelligence, Cosmology, Evolved, Technology|0 Comments

Artificial Intelligence Discovers Kepler Planet! The use of AI to find potential habitable planets is an exciting development. Although admittedly, also another blow to the ego of the human brain. This news potentially marks a whole new stage of space exploration. Maybe, even finding a world close enough for us to visit. The current discovery [...]

5 11, 2016

World Needs More Philosophers

By | November 5th, 2016|Evolved, Metaphysics, Spiritual|0 Comments

Humanity is on the cusp of redefining the meaning of life. We need to understand what that means. Advancements in Artificial Intelligence, Genetic Engineering, Brain Implants, Mixed Reality, Uploaded Brains, and many other fields of research are about to blow our minds. Technology is pushing us into a realm of potentially wondrous revolutionary new ways to [...]