January 17, 2018
WHATS IN THIS BLOG: • Wonders of the natural world • The hummingbird • Spectacular hikes • Role of consciousness in creation and evolution
This is the first of three parts of a series on creation and evolution. It’s a mix of science and spiritual. I’m motivated by a need for clarity, as I’ve heard statements on the subject that seem way off the mark. As always, I use as much data and facts as possible, but there are times when my own experience and bias comes in. Your feedback and comments will be appreciated.
LET’S BEGIN WITH SOME WONDERS OF THE NATURAL WORLD.… More
October 11, 2012
Eben Alexander is a successful neuro-surgeon in the USA who has taught at universities such as Harvard Medical School. He used to refute with logic claims of out-of-body experiences…….that is until he had one himself. In 2008 he suddenly became ill with intense lower back pain, and quickly slipped into a coma that lasted for seven days.
It was a rare form of bacterial meningitis, and left him with an inactive cranial cortex…….not malfunctioning, but shut down. The cortex is the part of the brain that controls thought and emotion, i.e. consciousness.… More