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Transforming World Mind Inertia (GM7)
Our entire world society is ultimately governed by the components of consciousness, not governments, corporations or institutions. Regardless of the apparent creativity of the architectural sciences, engineering or the ideologies we create, the true...
Mind >> World Mind
The Rose
In the beginning, was simplicity. There was no rationalization, the precious gift of humanity which tears things down into self contained bits in order to make sense of things, only to find that our mental dissection has rendered experience senseless. There...
Poetry & Fable >> Fables
Autonomous Spirituality and the Art of Being Your Own God
As we continue to develop in our religious thinking, we have begun to move away from the old mythological, doctrinal and heteronomous, externally controlling religions, and towards autonomous religion, totally relevant to the individual who develops himself...
Religion & Philosophy >> Religions

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Sentience, Consciousness, Creativity – Will Machines Ever Get There?
No matter who you talk to in AI, there seems to be a lack of agreement – what do we mean when we say a machine is sentient, or conscious or creative? Time to clarify this once and for all, and understand artificial neural networks of today and tomorrow.
From Sentience, To Reason & Philosophy
Because one studies this way the roots of reason, as first put into digital form (that's what writing is). One does not study ancient physics, so why ancient philosophy?
The “Miracle of Sentience?”
“For all we know, we may be the only sentience in the Galaxy, maybe even in the Universe. We may be the only ones able to bear witness to the beauty of our Universe, and it may be our destiny to explore the miracle of sentience down through billions of ...
/ Conférence-débat "Intelligence animale" organisée par l'Association Sentience
Conférence-débat "Intelligence animale" organisée le vendredi 4 mars par l'Association Sentience à Lyon 7e Arrondissement, Université Lumière Lyon 2 - salle CR06 (bâtiment Clio). Images proposées par " Association Sentience (Lyon 7e Arrondissement) ".
Let's celebrate grizzlies then prepare next fight
In Eastern Philosophy, sentience is a metaphysical quality in ALL things that requires respect and care. Much more than simple intelligence and sensing. Sentience is necessary for the ability to suffer, and thus is held to confer certain rights.

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