Philosophy Science and Religion

“In nature's infinite book of secrecy
  A little can I read.”
 
Antony and Cleopatra, Act 1 Scene 2
–William Shakespeare
 

Consciousness, Sleep and Astral body travel

The story I tell could well be to my detriment. It must be noted and clearly understood that I have not had any dreams such as these for well more...
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Sleep disturbances and Consciousness

There are two essays on the subject, the approach is to be objective sober and rational, it is on more serious problems with sleep many of which I...

Spirits, Apparitions and Ghosts

What is a ghost? The idea has a certain allure and a fascination. It should be exactly clear what is meant by a “ghost” in other words one has to...

The common fallacy of “Supernatural”

The concept of the “supernatural” is part of everyday speech and written communication and it is then assumed that there is a definite meaning which everybody is clear about.

The Possible vs The Impossible

You've been with the professors And they've all liked your looks With great lawyers you have Discussed lepers and crooks

Theory and Reality

Theory and Reality DRAFT The principles are universal and are fundamental to scientific thought / method.
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To Exist

I don't see God! You must be looking in the wrong direction. I can't find God! Was He lost then? Prove to me God exists! He can prove it Himself! -...

A Mustard Seed and the Kingdom of Heaven

Whereunto shall we liken the kingdom of God or with what comparison shall we compare it? It is like a grain of mustard seed, which when it is sown in...
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History and Faith

Faith has nothing to do with the supernatural. It is a matter of sober and sound mind, of imagination and visionary thought and of patience, dogged...

Modern Times, Engineering and Computers

There have been many incredible accomplishments of human ingenuity and faith. In more modern times think of engineering feats such as for example the...

Strong and of good Courage

Einstein predicted the tremendous energies unleashed by nuclear reactions he also predicted lasers amongst more. The visionary of the genius of John...

Mustard Seeds

And the Lord said, If ye had faith as a grain of mustard seed, ye might say to this sycamine tree, Be thou plucked up by the root, and be thou...

A Mustardseed of Faith

In the gospels we are taught that if you have faith even as just a mustardseed nothing will be impossible for you. However it can be very misleading...

“Out of Body Experiences”

A dark and evil terrible power holds you forcibly to your bed smothering you, you are unable to move or call out or struggle to free yourself...
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Sleep Paralysis

Night terrors are really terrifying and somehow always seem to come together with personal spiritual struggles in some religious setting and often...

Waking into Dreams

In a dream, in sleep, you might realise you are dreaming and wake up but your body is still asleep you can in reality not physically move. It can...

Clean Science Fiction

These are short essays written on just a few proposed new ideas for scifi stories. The contributions are speculative of nature they are pure or clean...

Total Artificial Reality

There are already beginnings of crude attempts of “virtual reality”. With the advent of more and more powerful computing machines and video and sound...

Logic of Time Travel

Consistent with known science possibilities of non-contradictory time-travel are examined, speculating with ideas from history, logic and philosophy...

The Nature of Time and Semigroups

We attempt to explain to a layman in a very basic way from a mathematics' viewpoint the concepts of a semigroup and later on a dynamical system, the...

Time and Dynamical Systems

What is Time? Cause and effect are described in laws of evolution we think of physics as in a classical framework. The evolution paths in phase space...