Category Archives: understanding

On evoluiton, complexity and understanding

[ 21/November/21 ] If one spends a few years investigating the nature of reality, and the concept of evolution; then one starts to see the probability of the existence of an infinite set of infinities, and many sets and classes … Continue reading

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Right to any belief is not survivable.

Rights and responsibilities [ 21/November/21 ] The “About” section, rights without responsibilities I cannot support. Hi all, I just read the about section, and to be able to read it I had to tick a box saying that I agreed … Continue reading

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Civilization type

What If Humanity Was a Type VII Civilization [ 16/November/21 ] This really has not examined the evidence we have even about the universe within which we exist, and is using logical forms so simplistic that it is almost childlike. … Continue reading

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One way to make the world safer

What’s one way we can make this world a safer place for all beings? [ 14/November/21 ] By understanding the mathematical and logical reality that fundamental competition is the enemy of both security and freedom, and that any real survivable … Continue reading

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Should we have rationing/austerity

Should we bring back war-time rationing to save the planet? [ 12/November/21 ] Absolutely not. The problem is not the ability of the planet to provide us with food. We could feed everyone from the land areas of California if … Continue reading

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On Sowell on fairness

[ 6/November/21 Dirk Shared a Thomas Sowell quote “Since this is an era when many people are concerned about ‘fairness’ and ‘social justice’ and what is your ‘fair share’ of what someone else has worked for.”] Many people throughout history … Continue reading

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Critique of Keller on faith and belief

Al posted a quote from Timothy Keller [ 5/November/21 ] Keller is not being as accurate as is required in his writing. All of my views are probability based, and I didn’t start out that way. Like everyone I necessarily … Continue reading

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Daniel S asked about solutions to existential questions

Daniel S asked Any good solutions for how to avoid rampant catastrophes with the decentralized destructive capacities that continued exponential technology empowers…that don’t involve ubiquitous surveillance? [ 3/November/21 ] Not quite sure what you mean by “ubiquitous surveillance”. The ancient … Continue reading

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Is randomness and chaos fundamental

Is there randomness and chaos in our world at a fundamental level, or is it still just the degree of our ignorance? [ 3/November/21 ] There are a lot of things to consider when considering this question. How is it … Continue reading

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Truth

Why has truth become a paradigm of distortion and diversity today? [ 1/November/21 ] The idea of “Truth” as something knowable with total confidence is, and only ever has been, applicable to simple contexts. So there seems to be several … Continue reading

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