Monthly Archives: April 2012

Human brain

Breakout Labs announces first grants to support radical scientific innovation Why do they think there is anything in the human brain that is unique? Sure it is big, What if their isn’t anything particularly unique about the brain, just about … Continue reading

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Karma

Question of the Day April 21, 2012 – Karma Do we really have to learn through pain / suffering / sacrificing to go through Karma? Thank you Jeetika, With that introduction of yours, I was intrigued enough to do a … Continue reading

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Parents

Question of the Day April 20, 2012 – Parents I was a single parent and , so ummm ….A question for parents ” Is it cool to be there , when your daughter asks you , and you are a … Continue reading

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First felt grown up

Question of the Day April 19, 2012 – First felt Grown Up Nope Haven’t had that yet 😉 Still just a big kid ! [followed by] Hi Deb et al It seems to me that I have taken on many … Continue reading

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Desire and consciousness and causality

Question of the Day April 18, 2012 – Rid Oneself Of Desire The root of ALL suffering is desire. – Buddha How does one rid oneself of desire? Must be using a different definition of desire from me. It does … Continue reading

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holism

A Letter to the Hopeful InhabItants of the Anthropocene Hi John I like the general thrust of you essay immensely, though disagree with most of the detail. There are some aspects of the notion of holism that seem to work, … Continue reading

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Judgement

http://anewgaia.ning.com/group/questionoftheday/forum/topics/question-of-the-day-april-15-2012-discernment-and-judgement http://anewgaia.ning.com/group/questionoftheday/forum/topics/question-of-the-day-april-15-2012-discernment-and-judgement It seems to me that there is one sense of each that is the same, and other senses that are quite different. Looking at the differences, discernment seems to be about the ability to distinguish something. In most … Continue reading

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