Using a tactic that was also used by the military dictatorship in Burma, New York University has cut off internet access to students who are occupying the school. This is another example of corporate powers disabling network access to prevent
Are there thoughts that are not permitted by the software of the brain? Human rights depend on Animal rights. We can never have liberation of humankind without the same for all of animalkind. So long as we enslave, we will
This slide was presented in an Astronomy course today. There is so much wrong with this slide. Anyone?
In “Thick Description: Toward an Interpretive Theory of Culture,” Geertz argues that it is not “ignorance as to how cognition works” that prevents understanding of another culture but rather “lack of familiarity with the imaginative universe within which their acts
Via Liz, The Ayahuasca Foundation volunteer opportunities include creating myspace pages for the plants.
Does our perception create reality? Do we cause the world to become by observing it? This would seem to suggest so, and it’s not a creation myth.
A post on _Augmentology 1[L]0[L]1_ titled “_Emily is Not Real_: Uncanny Valley vs The Digital Übermensch” refers to my paper “Mapping the Temples of Cyborgism” and uses the graphic I created to illustrate an expansion of Mori’s map of the
Some thoughts tonight after spending the day studying Astronomy. We kill, destroy, imprison, control, conquer. Why don’t we build, share, teach, grow, explore? If there are gods and other forms of non-terrestrial life, conscious as we are or even more