Month: October 2014

How the hope for eternal life shapes the scientific world view

Some scientists claims that our sun will one day finally burn up his fuel and end up as a red giant. If it would be bigger, than it would at it’s end implode to a black hole after it explodes as a supernova. The entire universe will end in a entropic soup, where no useful …

Is Consciousness More than the Brain?

No truly coherent cosmology can fail to address human consciousness. As Wal Thornhill has written, “A real cosmology must be a broad and coherent natural philosophy. It may always be incomplete, based on our limitations, but to be valid there can be no exceptions in our experience. In particular, cosmology must address issues of life …