Dancing toward Freedom

Waves move all around us, rolling across oceans and breaking upon shores. They propagate through air as music and speech. They speed through rock during earthquakes. My father was a professor of wave mechanics, so I grew up knowing waves Continue Reading →

The Accidental Self

Is who we become in life decided by chance, or by choice? Our genetic composition was determined when our parents (and all prior ancestors) selected mates, but these weren’t our decisions, so our stock of genes is a chance outcome as far as we’re concerned. Likewise, the quality of Continue Reading →

The Case for the Cosmic Mind

The following essay details one of the important lines of development that led to MindfulBiology.org. It is far longer than most of the pieces on this site, and it may be of interest to only a few. But if you Continue Reading →