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Dave Pollard
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Learning what is real, and how the world works, and getting over my 'self'
Learning what is real, and how the world works, and getting over my 'self'

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Note to Self, in which the author engages in a conversation with his self, and suggests it's time it takes a rest:
http://howtosavetheworld.ca/2016/02/11/note-to-self/

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Now that we've developed a "Theory of Mind" that recognizes we're far from the only species that has a sense of self (about our selves and others'), I thought it was time to develop a "Theory of No-Mind", for those who appreciate that the mind is actually just a fiction:
http://howtosavetheworld.ca/2016/02/08/a-theory-of-no-mind/

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Shining in the Dark — my latest short story, about the non-meaning of life and the cleverness of ravens: http://howtosavetheworld.ca/2016/01/31/shining-in-the-dark/

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Less Than Enthusiastic (a guest post by Paul Heft) — Paul is a bit more pessimistic about civilization's future than I am, but not much: 

http://howtosavetheworld.ca/2016/01/25/less-than-enthusiastic-a-guest-post-by-paul-heft/

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About Time: An Inquiry — in which I blather on about how Rupert Spira explains the non-existence of time (that it is merely a human construct developed to help the mind more usefully catalogue thoughts about past and future):

http://howtosavetheworld.ca/2016/01/24/about-time-an-inquiry/

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How my worldview has changed over the past 12 years: http://howtosavetheworld.ca/2015/11/05/ive-changed-my-mind/

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My interview on Peak Moment TV on Complexity and Collapse: http://howtosavetheworld.ca/2015/10/22/daves-on-tv/

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