Dan Brown's latest book Inferno is set in the great Renaissance city of Florence, home of the likes of Da Vinci, Michelangelo, Machiavelli and Galileo. Does the new book recapture the magic of The Da Vinci Code?
Tickets are now on sale for this year's Breaking Convention, the multidisciplinary conference on psychedelic consciousness, to be held in London July 12th to 14th. With 137 speakers from 20 different countries, a bunch of films, music, art, science and a whole lot of high grade discussion about all things psychedelic - from neuroscience to anthropology to psychopharmacology, and everything in between - it's sure to be a great event if this topic interests you.
Speakers for this year's event include some of TDG's good friends in Graham Hancock, Erik Davis, and Dr. David Luke, as well as the likes of Jeremy Narby, Ralph Metzner, Andy Letcher and Rick Doblin.
“There seems to be a kind of order in the universe, in the movement of the stars and the turning of the earth and the changing of the seasons and even in the cycle of human life. But human life itself is almost pure chaos.”
This week’s evidence of the pending robot uprising… U.N. Investigator wants moratorium on killer ‘bots.
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“Human life itself may be almost pure chaos, but the work of the artist is to take these handfuls of confusion and disparate things, things that seem to be irreconcilable, and put them together in a frame to give them some kind of shape and meaning.”