When I'm not writing fiction I'm often out walking and pondering the nature of consciousness. This video makes the point that Quantum Physics proves that consciousness brings material reality into being. It then hodge-podges its way into a discussion of how the brain creates consciousness. So how can material reality and consciousness mutually create each other?
If you've ever wondered what authors think of reviews, Gollancz has a lovely series of Youtube videos of SFF and Horror authors reading out their one-star reviews - authors include Joe Abercrombie, Charlaine Harris, Scott Lynch, Elizabeth Bear, Brandon Sanderson, Joe Hill and more...
The Science of Yoga
Ever since I fell in love with yoga, 25 years ago, my fascination is fueled by this amazing Body of Knowledge that flourishes under the umbrella of this Ancient Spiritual Science. 1,000s of years various Yogis devoted their life-times to study the human being, the way we act, behave, or the way our past and present interact within a matrix called our Life and influence our body, mind, and soul.
To read more: http://www.artof4elements.com/entry/155/yoga-science