The UNUS MUNDUS forum of Psychovision (Remo F. Roth) invites discussion of theoretical and practical issues of a possible union of Carl Jung's depth psychology with quantum physical principles.
(All posts are the property of their respective authors)
View unanswered posts | View active topics It is currently Wed May 22, 2019 10:18 am

 [ 1 post ] 
Display posts from previous:  Sort by  
Reply to topic
 The Clock of the Long Now 
Author Message

Joined: Mon Mar 13, 2006 7:27 am
Posts: 735
Location: Vancouver, B.C., Canada
Post The Clock of the Long Now
Never mind the Doomsday Clock, that's old hat. Check out the 10,000 Year Clock or, "The Clock of the Long Now", a moniker coined by Brian Eno, musician, composer, producer, and one of the founding members of the Long Now Foundation who, along with other members, is "trying to stretch out what people consider as now"...

The idea, the clocks' inventors say, is to "embod(y) deep time': "ideally it w(ill) do for thinking about time what the photographs of Earth from space have done for thinking about the environment..." Originally conceived by computer scientist Danny Hills, "the idea to build a monument scale, multi-millenial, all-mechanical clock as an icon to long term thinking...." is morphing even as we speak.

What a great concept, surely something to feel good about as we move into another year. To my mind the very creation of this fantastical clock has the capacity to heal 'matter' -- catch the wave...





"The tomb is not a blind alley; it is a thoroughfare. It closes on the twilight. It opens on the dawn." ******* (Victor Hugo)

Wed Jan 02, 2008 6:18 am
Display posts from previous:  Sort by  
Reply to topic   [ 1 post ] 

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 2 guests

You cannot post new topics in this forum
You cannot reply to topics in this forum
You cannot edit your posts in this forum
You cannot delete your posts in this forum
You cannot post attachments in this forum

Search for:
Jump to:  
Powered by phpBB © 2000, 2002, 2005, 2007 phpBB Group.
Designed by STSoftware for PTF.