WHY “THE APPARENT IS NEVER THE REAL”.
I first jotted down the phrase “The apparent is never the real” in 1973 while studying what some of our early western philosophers had to say about how we perceive reality. The big question has always been, “Is what is real or true, different from what we perceive?” This is such a rich subject… It’s easy to see why so much philosophical thought and time has been spent trying to penetrate it.
A Classic Review - China - This will be China’s second coming, for it was at the forefront of innovation for 3000 years up through the early years of the Ming Dynasty. Because of its traditional family values, changing social structure and demographics it could rise once more to become the front runner in science and technology.
A Classic Review - GET THE FACTS! - Climate change is an astronomically predictable event that has been taking place for billions of years and will continue to do so until our sun swells up and absorbs our small planet into its dying red mass. Climate change is precipitated by a series of coincidental astronomical events that man has nothing to do with. These events, grouped together, are commonly called the Milankovitch Cycles. They are: AXIAL TILT, AXIAL PRECESSION, ORBITAL ECCENTRICITY, ORBITAL INCLINATION
A Classic Review - My vision of death sprung from my memory of a before breakfast horse riding accident I had when I was 8 years old. My horse's name was Stormy, she was purchased at an auction on the Yakima Indian Reservation in the mid 40s. She was a large, round pinto with an "iron" mouth, who tolerated me, mostly.