Tag Archives: Descartes

Kalev’s Anti-Blog: The Renaissance and the post-Renaissance World of Rembrandt and Caravaggio and the Human Soul

The Renaissance died in 1620 in much the same way that the same way as the US Depression started with the stock market crash of `1929. There are many reasons for it, but if we want to be very contemporary … Continue reading

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Kalev’s Anti-Blog: Math and Reality

By Kalev Pehme In one of the great books of the 20th century, Greek Mathematical Thought and the Origin of Algebra, Jacob Klein delineated the difference between ancient and modern mathematics. How we understand mathematics truly speaks to how we … Continue reading

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Kalev’s Anti-Blog: The Real Case Against Evolution

By Kalev Pehme This piece is dedicated to my friend Bill Oates, who asked me to write something on evolution Evolution is so accepted to be true that it cannot be questioned without social backlash. Well, there is an exception … Continue reading

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Kalev’s Anti-Blog: The Inner and Outer Life

By Kalev Pehme Having been bed-ridden and incapacitated for a month because of the deterioration of my health, I haven’t been able to write and barely able to read. When ill, I think about a lot of different things, especially … Continue reading

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Kalev’s Anti-Blog: Mind is Everything and Nihilism Cosmology IV

“Everything is mind,” Buddhists assert. However, this piece is not about Buddhism, but the notion that the entire cosmos is thought. In Plato’s Philebus, Socrates’ “divine mind” forms a cosmos; so this notion is not just Buddhist. Aristotle’s cosmos is … Continue reading

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Kalev’s Anti-Blog: Infinity, Cosmology Part III

Let’s look at this idea: There is an eleventh dimension where membranes collide and with every collision another universe breaks out in a big bang. There is an infinite number of parallel universes and new ones are created all the … Continue reading

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