Pleroma's Void Continued “I’m thirsty.” Amos rasped through his cracked throat. The doctor turned and considered Amos through flat eyes. “You’ll get water if you tell President Belial how you accessed Kairos.” Kairos, the military code name for Pregnant Time, was a highly structured singularity in space; an apparent life form that offered either a [...]
Please join me on my journey! A journey within the same world built in Evolved. My journey has already dropped me down a rabbit hole, scrambled me through a nettle of thorny issues, and popped me up in the realm of science fiction, or is it non-fiction? I’m really not sure anymore. Don’t be afraid, [...]
If science struggles to fully explain only 15% of the matter that surrounds us, all of us should maybe humble ourselves and open up to bigger possibilities.
Does chance exist in our reality? Do we live in an indeterminate universe? Two different questions, but closely related. The first asks whether anything is truly random. The second incorporates the first but also asks whether we can actively change how the future plays out. Is there room in our universe for free will? You [...]
The challenge of Presence is a big part of Evolved. Presence both in the spatial and temporal sense. Mahayana Buddhism talks about Zen through meditation, a way of seeking emptiness for enlightenment. Judaism describes God in one form as Present. There is something special about the present, being present. In our world we tend to [...]
The 'Two into One' theme in Evolved extends from particle physics, through the reality surrounding us, up to cosmology.
What is time? If the image of a clock appears in your mind, reconsider. It is something we take as fundamental to our existence, a plug in a physics formula, a tool by which to schedule our day. But tell me, what IS time? Does it change? Has it always been around? Even before the [...]
Everyone does it. “Knows something” and conveniently rationalizes that something into an inconsequential object in our mind. The sun is bright, the oceans vast, the universe infinite. Simple neat objects in our mind. It is only when we’re confronted with an unfiltered view of the sun, swim in hurricane churned surf, or watch the northern lights [...]