A Yoga Science Memoir

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This is a telling of the full story behind the yoga science described on this website in ~50,000 words. Subtitled: How yoga science appeared as the unexpected fruit of a life lived in both yoga and science. A Yoga Science Memoir 1st online ed

Reflections on Terrence Deacon

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In the form of a letter to Terry Patten, these are my reflections on his Beyond Awakening interview of Terrence Deacon and my reading of Deacon’s book Incomplete Nature: How Mind Emerged from Matter, 2013. Reflections_on_Deacon.pdf

The Central Axis of AQAL Space–ITC 10 Poster

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Poster presentation for the Integral Theory Conference, July 29 – Aug 1, 2010 in Pleasanton, CA.  This poster presents a proposal for how the All Time Spectrum (aka SummaTime Scale and Anthropic Cosmological Timeline) might relate to the AQAL diagram and become the basis for “3D AQAL.”  Post-conference: I’ve added five pages to help flesh …

Science of Subtle Energy Poster

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This poster was presented at ISSSEEM 2009.  It gives an overview of how what I’m now calling the All Time Spectrum (technically a backward-looking logarithmic timeline spanning from Planck to Hubble times) provides a novel framework for a scientific consideration of the classical esoteric categories “gross, subtle, and causal.” Final Phi Sci of SE Poster.pdf

Topoloptics

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Here, in three pages, I update a blog post of 5/31/07 with more current language and a fun graphic I did several months ago for my Yoga Science talks at the Mayacamas Symposium. Topoloptics.pdf

Garvin’s Report on ISSSEEM 2009

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In these three pages Garvin artfully summarizes the importance of ISSSEEM’s 2009 Conference for our deliberations in the TF-IEG.  He will be delivering this summary at the 2010 Conference in the Member’s Choice Forum. Report on ISSSEEM 2009.pdf

The Emerging Science of Subtle Energy

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This three page article summarizes my view of the current “state-of-the-art” in subtle energy science.  Communications Manager for the Institute of Noetic Sciences (IONS) Matthew Gilbert contacted me in March, asking about the topic and whether I might be willing to write a short article about it–which I did with his expert editorial assistance.  It …

Update #3

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A long overdue update with lots of exciting news for the Science of Subtle Energies (SSE). TF-IEG Update 3.pdf

2010 ITC Submission

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This was submitted for the 2010 Integral Theory Conference under the title: “A Central Axis for the AQAL Framework.”  It outlines my suggestion that the Anthropic Cosmological Timeline represents a novel and scientific core for Ken Wilber’s AQAL scheme that addresses some of its key limitations.  (It was accepted for poster presentation.) ITC submission.pdf

TCTSE, notes and critique

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Ten pages of notes and critique of the article by Ken Wilber titled “Toward a Comprehensive Theory of Subtle Energies.”  For how I propose to remedy the inadquacies I find here, please see the following post: “Submission to 2010 ITC.” TCTSE notes.pdf

Presentation at Science & Nonduality

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Abstract and links to the slides and recordings of the presentation given at the recent SAND Conference: “The Anthropic Cosmological Timeline is Basis of The Science of Nonduality” along with some important notes and corrections. SAND Presentation rev5.pdf

SAND slides

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22 slides for my talk: “The Anthropic Cosmological Timeline is Basis for The Science of Nonduality;” concurrent session SAND C7 scheduled for Saturday, Oct 24th at the Science & Nonduality Conference in San Rafael, CA.  (This is the pre-conference version.) SAND slides rev1.pdf

Anthropic Cosmology Posters

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Two color posters (as two landscape pdf pages) presenting key features the “anthropic cosmological timeline” (ACT) (previously referred to as the SummaTime Scale–STS) prepared for ISSSEEM ’09, June 26-29 2009.  I want here to thank Kent Duane Palmer for his many useful comments during the preparation of these diagrams.  (Note, page two is a somewhat …

TF-IEG Update 2

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Several pages of interesting news and updates with lots of links. TF-IEG Update 2.pdf

Reflections on the Shang GCM

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The Growth Control Model of acupuncture of TF-IEG member Charles Shang MD has provoked several rounds of consideration at our house, one regarding the sino atrial node as a possible master growth control center, another regarding possible mechanisms behind TFT (Thought Field Therapy) and EFT (Emotional Freedom Technique), and a third regarding a form of …

TF-IEG Update #1

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One page update with links to contributions to the IEG by acupuncture theorist Charles Shang MD at Harvard, Deno Kazanis on dark matter and subtle energies, and the brief summary of the work of IEG co-founder Garvin McCurdy posted here. TF-IEG Update 1.2.pdf

A Scientific Map for Subtle Energies

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This is a complete rewrite of “Putting Sublte Energies on the Scientific Map.”  However, after extensive feedback from editor Sean Esbjörn-Hargens and a chat with Nobelist Sheldon Glashow, I’ve decided to do another complete rewrite to make it shorter and much more concise—something along the lines of “The Observer-Centered Version of Scientific Cosmology Reveals Subtle …

Heart of Consciousness

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This is the abstract I submitted to Tucson-III in 1998.  Although it was not accepted, it is the easiest one to find on the web… Heart of Consciousness.pdf

McCurdy Summary

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Brief summary of my dialog with Garvin McCurdy since ISSSEEM ’08.  Two pages including Garvin’s table “Formalism-Framed Aspects of the Elephant of Reality.” McCurdy Summary.pdf