10th July 2014: A Different Kind Of Humanity by Ciaran Healy

human nature

Come along to The Counting House at 7pm to listen to Ciaran’s talk. Share a crust of bread, and hear the reflections he has to share…

Title of talk:

Strange Terrain
Part Two – A Different Kind Of Humanity

Bullet points of what you would like to talk about:

  • Brief – BRIEF – recap of lecture 1 in the series. Listen to the recap online before attending to
  • get the full effect.
  • The fundamental mechanism underlying all amplified conflict.
  • The sundering of cultural context through globalised communications.
  • The untenable human – how humanity as it has been is no longer stable, or sustainable.
  • Mysticism and the Eastern answer.
  • The limits of militant peace.
  • The painting and the palette – a metaphor for a new, high-impact humanity apart from divisive beliefs.
  • Flavour-based humanity.

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Podcast: Noumenal Contouring; The Secret Of Science, The Secret Of Skill by Ciaran Healy

On the 7th of November 2013, Ciaran Healy gave a talk on ‘Noumenal Contouring; The Secret Of Science, The Secret Of Skill’.  This is a summary and podcast of the event when Ciaran was kind enough to take the time to share his thinking and inspiration with everyone:

The Philosophy Of Science is best understood as a kind of unsolved crime, but instead of a crime you have the most incredible and unprecedented advanced in understanding. But like an unsolved crime, nobody has yet accounted for why it happened, or how it happened. The philosophy of science means you undertake that investigation. Read more…

Seismic Philosophy by Ciaran Healy

For many centuries people assumed that the universe was a certain shape.  That reality was a certain shape.  That shape was this – that you have the Earth at the centre, a sphere.  Around the sphere are other spheres, made of crystal.  In those spheres sit embedded the stars, the planets, the moon, the sun.  Everything you see in the sky is embedded in a crystal sphere.

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