Your brain does not process information, retrieve knowledge or store memories. In short: your brain is not a computer. – Robert Epstein It seems to me immensely unlikely that mind is a mere by-product of matter. For if my mental processes are determined wholly by the motions of atoms in my brain I have no […]
Quantum Brain Teaser: ‘If a tree falls down in a wood and no-one hears it …’
You know how the rest of this brain teaser goes … does it make a noise? This is a question from the Conscious Universe, and eminent thinkers in the past have argued that there’s no actual substance to the physical world – objects like computers, cars, trees and houses. That is, it’s a world accessible […]
Do We Have a Soul? And What is the Conscious Universe?
In this article, I want to ask the question: do we have a soul? Does the world itself have a soul? Is this what was meant when the ancients wrote about the living Universe? ‘Constantly regard the universe as one living being, having one substance and one soul; and observe how all things have reference […]