At the moment mercury is around 92,000,000 km away from our planet and venus is at 175,000,000 km, about double the distance. Some might think this is nothing strange, isn't it Earth, Venus, Mercury, Sun, always in that order?But no, since the orbits of the planets are pretty close:Earth at ~150,000,000 km to the sun,Venus … Continue reading A Short Text on Distances to Nearby Planets Using a Unique Unicode Symbol as a Prop
Few people seem to understand what God really is. Perhaps especially religious people, but maybe also scientifically minded people, because they are so locked into thinking, 'oh, if we don't have proof, we can't be sure it exists'. So forget every story about god told by any religion. God is infinitely infinite and by that … Continue reading What is God?
This blog post starts out mundane, but as we get longer into Sunday it becomes very profound. Saturday https://youtu.be/13zrcAz2Fx4 Part I of this weeks b³O video https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZN8J-ghAjSA&t=11s part II of this weeks b³O video On Saturday I worked almost the whole day bringing you the two episodes above. Then I streamed briefly on Twitch, replacing the … Continue reading Saturday Stream / Sunday Sonder
Video Editing as Meditation This morning I woke up around 9, even though I had intended to wake up at 4! No official meditation or yoga, but I managed what I really had looked forward to; rendering the latest episode in my vegan and nonviolent Minecraft Survival series. And I got into a good flow … Continue reading Meditative Editing • Applying for Social Aid • Technology Testing: from Magellan through Brinner & Fair Phones to Gutenberg • Wordly Words
We are often asked to use special characters. But this doesn't help us remember them! A neat solution to this dilemma is to replace letters with symbols having a visual similarity, and you will feel and recognize the proper word in the password when its written. Some simple letters to replace S with $, O … Continue reading Let’s Learn: How to Create Memorable Secure Passwords That Look Like Art!
The first step is to get rid of the 5 hindrances: Sensory attachmentsIll-willHeaviness of bodyRestlessness and worryDoubt Their opposites are represented in the picture below No desires. Benevolence to all. Light body. Clear mind. Complete faith. A state of bliss is reached when the five hindrances are removed. This is the first jhana, or meditative … Continue reading Become Buddha — Meditation practice with Visual Guide
Chatted with a new beautiful friend from Africa who has never been in the air about how it is to fly! I described flying as the take off being in a car accelerating fast and then in the air the turns feels as being on a train that tilts. Most of the trip is like … Continue reading What’s it like to fly in an airplane?
My personal experiences confirms that at the core of all religions and all spiritual teachings as well as the latest results from science are pointers towards the same ultimate truth Consciousness as the totality of existance itself is unconditional love and is prior to anything manifested Consciousness is everyone and everything that ever existed and … Continue reading Bring about a new world
A vegan were troubled by the following conundrum: "Whenever I try to explain that humans aren't really meant to eat meat or dairy products, they always say that can't be right cause they are on the food pyramid. How do I respond to this?? Even I start second guessing myself when they say that." First, … Continue reading Consequences of the carnist choice
During a trip through Europe to Barcelona 2013, I had some experiences of reality not being as material and deterministic as I had previously assumed. Two observations stood out. I wrote down the first observation in a notebook and illustrated it with a small diagram to help me remember it. At the time, I believed … Continue reading What is Reality? Reflections from some revealing experiences