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A Mayan hypothesis.

The universe is created and the universe is destroyed four times. Yet we cannot call it a work in progress.

Nolan, “Interstellar.”

It is a shame that some people can’t wonder at the universe without wanting to colonize it.

Count on it.

The things in this universe are innumerable and cannot be counted. The things of this world are impermanent and cannot be counted upon.

Speculation.

Imagining the vastness of the universe either intensifies the world’s suffering or intimates the self’s impermanence.

In the beginning…

The origin story called “the big bang” is clearly marked by modern science’s metaphysical inheritance.

You are not the center of the universe.

The non-scientific meaning of Copernicus, Kepler, Galileo, and Newton’s astronomical discoveries.

Looking at the stars, I am not fooled.

I know that it is not just my self, but the universe too which is out of joint with itself.