Review of PBS Series “The Brain”

PBS has been running a new science six part series called “The Brain” written and presented by the neuroscientist David Eagleman. For those who watch PBS and or follow the new developments in neuroscience and psychology David Eagleman should be a familiar figure as a...

Humans and the Environment

In the 1999 movie “The Matrix”, there is a scene where Morpheus, a revolutionary leader fighting the machines for the liberation of humanity, has been captured and is being interrogated by Mr. Smith, who represents a part of the Matrix’s defense mechanism. Mr. Smith...

Being and Meaning

Central to humanity’s story is the quest for an understanding of who we are and our place in the larger scheme. Toward this end, we have most often looked into the world for answers. Those efforts have yielded both spiritual and scientific traditions reinforcing what...