Monthly Archives: February 2013

WHAT HAPPENS WHEN THE FOOD RUNS OUT?

 Last century gave us some examples of what happens when a city starves. Towards the end of World War II, Eastern Europe faced famines of biblical proportions. The Siege of Leningrad in 1941 alone resulted in up to 1,000 citizens … Continue reading

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Zarathustra

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Obsolete Humans?

http://www.nakedcapitalism.com/2013/02/lynn-parramore-obsolete-humans-why-elites-want-you-to-fear-the-robot.html By Lynn Parramore, senior editor at Alternet. Cross posted from Alternet Machines have been relieving humans from drudgery and delighting us with their marvelous feats for thousands of years. Consider the Antikythera mechanism, a Hellenistic wonder of wood and bronze gears … Continue reading

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Puff Piece

SMOKE SIGNALS IS not the authoritative weed history you have been looking for, unless you need a mélange of anecdotes, statistics, marijuana slang, and bad puns for the shelf of your stoner lair. This is not to say that author Martin A. … Continue reading

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I don’t have a bad handwriting

Barry Le Roux  

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Mēs, zīdītāji

  Kalifornijas psihiatrijas doktoru Grāmata ‘Mīlestības teorija’: http://failiem.lv/down.php?i=okikvu&n=Milestibas_teorija_konspekts.doc

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Shut up and calculate

Max Tegmark, Dept. of Physics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA 02139 I advocate an extreme “shut-up-and-calculate” approach to physics, where our external physical reality is assumed to be purely mathematical. This brief essay motivates this “it’s all just equations” assumption and discusses … Continue reading

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Citāti

Ienāca prātā, ka tur tajā labajā maliņā iederētos  vēl 2 citāti : 1/For those who have forgotten, or those who are convinced otherwise, we need to restate our own conviction that life is miracle.  Autors Keith Critchlow. 2/ Where is … Continue reading

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The Meaning of Life in a Cosmological Perspective

Thesis from AVOID Daudz vārdu,  jēdzienu, sarežģītības un domu. Atbilstoši mūsdienu tendencei visu izteikt   gudri un sarežģīti. Vienkārši un saprotami ir šajā lapā. Bet tiem, kam vajadzīga disertācija, var noderēt.

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Does Probability Come from Quantum Physics?

Feb. 5, 2013 — Ever since Austrian scientist Erwin Schrodinger put his unfortunate cat in a box, his fellow physicists have been using something called quantum theory to explain and understand the nature of waves and particles. But a new … Continue reading

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The Drug War Shills

Everything you need to know about mainstream media’s vital role in perpetuating our nation’s three—decade, trillion dollar War on Drugs despite overwhelming evidence that it is a fraud  you can learn by watching a Three Card Monty Operation. Three Card … Continue reading

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Die Zukunft menschlicher Roboter – Transhumanismus und die neue Weltordnung

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=si6Ywp4OYZQ Balstoties uz šodien notiekošo, interpretējot atbilstoši savam skatījumam, apšaubīti pašreizējās cilvēces eksistences pamati. Vai šajā apokaliptiskajā skatījumā varam ieraudzīt arī kādus likumus, kas ļautu iedomāties kaut cik ticamus tuvākās un tālākās nākotnes notikumus? Šie likumi varētu būt: 1. Sugas, kas … Continue reading

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What does it mean – to understand?

I am never content until I have constructed a mathematical model of what I am studying. If I succeeded in making one, I understand; otherwise I do not.  William Thomson (Lord Kelvin), 1824-1907. Citiem vārdiem, saprast nozīmē spēt paredzēt ārējās … Continue reading

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Bloody Cartoons

https://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_detailpage&v=v140cIkogDo&list=UUT0FAF52GZmIoySVBPlFYCQ Šī Rietumu cilvēka pozīcija ir interesanta ar to, ka tās nesējiem šķiet, ka viņi stāv pāri ‘mazāk attīstīto’ sabiedrību aizspriedumiem. Un tajā pašā laikā mēs redzam, ka viņi nelieto plašāku skatījumu, kas redz citas kultūras nesējus un viņu (evolūcijas … Continue reading

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Credit Supernova!

William H. Gross   This is the way the world ends… Not with a bang but a whimper. T.S. Eliot They say that time is money.* What they don’t say is that money may be running out of time. There … Continue reading

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Tikai Krievijā

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Krauss ’09: “A Universe From Nothing”

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