Tag Archive for Edgar Mitchell

The Theory of Everything: Summarizing the Universe

In the movie Theory of Everything, about Stephen Hawking’s relationship landscape, intertwined with bits of his brilliance about the elusive Theory of Everything that is the universe, the poignant moment for me comes when he looks at his children, with love for his former wife — there is a recognition that we are creators of our…

Guidepost #1: Open for conversation!

As we build this community of open-minded, science-rational thinkers pondering what we do not KNOW about consciousness and the universe down to the quantum level, we start off with an overarching philosophical discussion. Join us at Guidepost #1, where we are beginning to write our own responses to questions that the 10-page e-guide about Edgar…

Guidepost Conversation #1: Explaining Mystical Experience

The first e-guide in this series laid out groundwork based on concepts offered by Edgar Mitchell’s research and writing for The Way of the Explorer. It lightly touched on how quantum physics shook scientific foundations by reminding us that we don’t know what we think we know… and what we now think we know doesn’t…

Who is Edgar Mitchell?

Edgar Mitchell and Alan Shepard

During a recent trip to Chicago with my kids, we visited the Museum of Science and Industry — where millions of people learn how tornadoes work and how chemicals combine, explore facts about our bodies and genes, and explore what our future might look like with gadgets and systems envisioned by today’s innovators. Good, solid…