Category Archives: General

Other topics. Includes foundation posts for LastTechAge

Time Path – Probability Begins It

The probables in the Potential Future use Bayesian hooks into the events of Now to continuously form Reality We continue discussing the Time Path, with a closer look at what must be happening when potential events become real events. We … Continue reading

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Time Path – Exploring the past

How can we know that this Which caused that What?  It depends on how we use the timepath. We continue where we stopped our discussion in  Time Path – The Flow of Time. and discuss how we identify what happened … Continue reading

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Time path – the flow of time

What are the Past and Future? What is Now? The time path is interesting Our experience of time is focused around what we describe as Now.  Before Now, there is no time containing any realized structure, just interconnected potential actions … Continue reading

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Physics – Science or Ideology?

Should physics theories be tested – or just accepted?  So asks essay the in New York Times Adam Frank  and Marcelo Gleiser discuss whether Physics has moved beyond the need to be checked.  Their essay (Sunday New York Times 2015-Jun-7) … Continue reading

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Fortunetelling killed by Time’s arrow

Precognition / clairvoyance / prescience?  Not in our universe! The gypsy soothsayer says “Cross my hand with silver and I will tell you your true future.” If such actions could be possible, over our past 70,000 years, the soothsayer’s guild … Continue reading

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How To Peel A Mango

Peel a mango, remove its pit, without mess and in less than a minute. Same for any other stone fruit. Mangoes are my favorite fruit.  This even though they have a bad reputation for being really messy, wasteful to peel, … Continue reading

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Economics can never be right Pt-2

Is Economics Science?  Are Economists Scientists?  The war continues The long anticipated Pro/Con letters in the NYT were published and no one’s mind was changed. Harvard Nobel laureate in Economics, Dr. Eric Maskin, had written a challenge letter last week affirming that … Continue reading

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