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Why Study Philosophy?

As a philosophy student there are two questions that you hear a lot from people, people that have no real idea what philosophy is but that still want to take an interest in what you have so much passion for. 808 more words


Is There Ultimate Meaning of Life? Part II

The problem is solvable.  Humans can find the meaning of life.

By intellect and experience humans can find the universal meaning to life.

Using intellect we can investigate the physical nature and derive universal constants based upon our observations.   214 more words


Have all languages really evolved to be more efficient?

A paper published in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (PNAS) a few days ago has made some impressive claims about a feature that, they suggest, is common to all languages. 793 more words


Step 1: Book a Flight to LA to Visit Your Brother

My brother is 26 years old, an Amherst graduate with a BA in Psychology. One day, during his spring break senior year, he decided to shadow a film director for a few days; and 5 hrs. 283 more words

The Beginning

What you see

In the past few weeks, my work has focused on animation.  The most immediate observation made is that sound and the visual are quite inseparable in my methodology, quite like painting where I almost never paint in silence.  616 more words


Romantic Medicine: Remembering Gratitude

In many shamanic societies, if you came to a shaman or medicine person complaining of being disheartened, dispirited, or depressed, they would ask one of four questions. 65 more words