Thank you Emelie!

Thursday, July 2, 2015 0 , , , Permalink

Swedish finest wedding, love and pregnancy photographer Emelie Ohlsson, eternalized the last day of Lisa's pregnancy. It was a fantastic ending where the two old friends enjoyed a photo session and water breaking - where only 13 hours later our baby Florens was born! I'm really grateful for these photos - check out more on Emelie's ...

The Choice of Enhancement – Something mandatory or a breakaway civilization?

This paper involves a discussion on the mandatory status of future human enhancement policies. Departing from a deontological background and outlining some potential utilitarian dangers in a possible future of centralized policy regarding human enhancement technologies. The conclusion lands on the need to guarantee individual rights in a firm and constitutional way. Also to further ...

Transcript of Aldous Huxley’s speech ‘The Ultimate Revolution’ at Cal Berkeley, 1962

Here's the lecture in audio from the Aldous himself  and as a transcript in full text or as a PDF to download.   Moderator: {garbled} Aldous Huxley, a renowned Essayist and Novelist who during the spring semester is residing at the university in his capacity of a Ford research professor. Mr Huxley has recently returned from a conference at ...

The Bosnian Church and Bogomils

Here's a translation from the last chapter, Conclusion, in the book Boumili by Radmilo Petrović. It sums up what is known and unknown regarding the Gnostic Bogomils of medieval Bosnia. Also what implications that history had later on and up until today.   Chapter 13, Conclusion, p. 207-210. Hopefully my translation is good enough, any comments and corrections ...

‘Ord om bokstav’ poetry book

Wednesday, June 17, 2015 0 , Permalink

During the last years I had written poetry and songs in Swedish, most of it short, expanding in meaning yet concise, while others are not of few words. The idea of making folk songs, publishing a poetry book or reading out poetry live has been there all along. But not fully realized, while I've been ...

A day in May music video – DSLR with an old analog 400mm lens

Always take what you have and do something of it. Zoom lenses for DSLR cameras are very expensive and if you get one, you won't be carrying it around that much due to the size. So save that money for a photo trip instead. I found an old Soligor 400mm lens some years ago and ...

2 explanations for the computer simulation theory… in short.

The computer simulation theory can only be natural in a fractal universe/multiverse theory. In that endless explanation we would have computer simulation within computer simulations, where one universe is created by another and none of them dwells in the ultimate reality. But even in that possible explanation we would have the question of where it ...

Telepathy and mind control from the film ‘Brainstorm’

I just watched an almost forgotten sci-fi classic called Brainstorm. The story is about advanced research on telepathy and mind control that evolves into a secret black operation within the military industrial complex - code named Brainstorm. That's the setting where the main character, Michael Brace played by Christopher Walken, explores the rabbit hole in ...