A Globe, Clothing Itself with a Brain. An obscure Jesuit priest, Pierre Teilhard de Chardin,set down the philosophical framework for planetary, Net-based consciousness 50 years ago.
He has inspired Al Gore and Mario Cuomo. Cyberbard John Perry Barlow finds him richly prescient. Nobel laureate Christian de Duve claims his vision helps us find meaning in the cosmos. Even Marshall McLuhan cited his "lyrical testimony" when formulating his emerging global-village vision. Whom is this eclectic group celebrating? Teilhard de Chardin finds allies among those searching for grains of spiritual truth in a secular universe. From the '20s to the '50s, Teilhard de Chardin drafted a series of poetic works about evolution that has reemerged as a foundation for new evolutionary theories. Teilhard imagined a stage of evolution characterized by a complex membrane of information enveloping the globe and fueled by human consciousness. Teilhard saw the Net coming more than half a century before it arrived. But what were the popes so afraid of? Wilhelm Reich. Wilhelm Reich (24 March 1897 – 3 November 1957) was an Austrian psychoanalyst, a member of the second generation of psychoanalysts after Sigmund Freud, and one of the most radical figures in the history of psychiatry.
He was the author of several influential books and essays, most notably Character Analysis (1933), The Mass Psychology of Fascism (1933), and The Sexual Revolution (1936). His work on character contributed to the development of Anna Freud's The Ego and the Mechanisms of Defence (1936), and his idea of muscular armour – the expression of the personality in the way the body moves – shaped innovations such as body psychotherapy, Fritz Perls's Gestalt therapy, Alexander Lowen's bioenergetic analysis, and Arthur Janov's primal therapy.
His writing influenced generations of intellectuals: during the 1968 student uprisings in Paris and Berlin, students scrawled his name on walls and threw copies of The Mass Psychology of Fascism at the police. Early life Reich in 1900. Colourful forest grasshopper. Robert Shapiro Ph.D - Air date: 09-18-08. Fred Hoyle. Eugène Marais. Eugène Nielen Marais (/ˈjuːdʒiːn ˈniːlɨn mɑːˈreɪ/; 9 January 1871 – 29 March 1936) was a South African lawyer, naturalist, poet and writer.
His early years, before and during the Boer War Marais was born in Pretoria, the thirteenth and last child of Jan Christiaan Nielen Marais and Catharina Helena Cornelia van Niekerk. He attended school in Pretoria, Boshof and Paarl and much of his early education was in English, as were his earliest poems. He matriculated at the age of sixteen. After leaving school he worked in Pretoria as a legal clerk and then as a journalist before becoming owner (at the age of twenty) of a newspaper called Land en Volk (Country and (the Afrikaner) People). He involved himself deeply in local politics. After the war From 1905 Marais studied nature in the Waterberg ("Water mountain"), an area of wilderness north of Pretoria and wrote in his native Afrikaans about the animals he observed. Legacy "Winter's Night" "Winternight"
A MUST SEE-The Secret History of Dinosaurs. Prawdopodobieństwo samoistnego powstania organizmu jednokomórkowego. Archive - Ashby Camp's Articles Listing. This is a thorough revision of the list of articles that for years has been available at TrueOrigin.
I hope it proves helpful. Some of the articles could be assigned to more than one category, and I may not always have chosen the best one in which to place them. I thank the men and women who labored to prepare the articles listed below and the various ministries and organizations that have made this wealth of material available free of charge. Answers in Genesis, Apologetics Press, Creation Ministries International, Creation Research Society, Discovery Institute, Geoscience Research Institute, and Institute for Creation Research are worthy of special mention in that regard. I also thank Tim Wallace, the webmaster of TrueOrigin, for his work in preparing the list for the site and for maintaining it through the years. (Last Updated: 04/16/2014) Category Quick Links Astronomy, Planetary Science, and Cosmology Origin of Life.