Boulder Physics/Metaphysics Group
Discussions exploring the scientific and spiritual aspects of consciousness.
Meets at 7PM on the second Tuesday of the month at NCAR (at the far west end of Table Mesa Drive in Boulder) in the Damon room.
For further information contact Mike Page at 303-497-2464 or mike AT mikepage DOT us.
(02/20/10 Note: No further meetings are planned for the near future.
If you have suggestions for books for the group to discuss, contact Mike Page.)
All books read or planned to be read by the group since it’s inception:
July 2009 - February 2010 Bridge to Unity: Unified Field-Based Science and Spirituality R. W. Boyer
March 2009 - June 2009 Reinventing the Sacred: A New View of Science, Reason, and Religion Stuart Kauffman
January 2009 - February 2009 Science of Being and Art of Living: Transcendental Meditation Maharishi Mahesh Yoga
November 2008 - December 2008 Meditation: The First and Last Freeedom Osho
September 2008 - October 2008 How to Meditate: A Guide to Self-Discovery Lawrence LeShan
July 2008 - August 2008 Dreaming: An Introduction to the Science of Sleep J. A. Hobson
June 2008 “Computing Machinery and Intelligence” Alan Turing in the October 1950 journal Mind (volume 59, pages 433-460)
March 2008 - May 2008 The Cosmic Jackpot: Why Our Universe is Just Right for Life Paul Davies (the paperback version of this book is called The Goldilocks Enigma)
February 2008 “Is Consciousness the Unified Field? A Field Theorist’s Perspective”, John Hagelin, Modern Science and Vedic Science, 1, 1987, pp 29-87
August 2007 - January 2008 The Emerging Physics of Consciousness Jack A. Tuszynski
May 2007 - July 2007 Approaches to Consciousness: The Marriage of Science and Mysticism Brian Lancaster
February 2007 - April 2007 Ways of Knowing: Science and Mysticism Today Chris Clarke
October 2006 - January 2007 Physics Meets Philosophy at the Planck Scale: Contemporary Theories in Quantum Gravity Craig Callender and Nick Huggett
June 2006 - September 2006 An Introduction to the Philosophy of Physics: Locality, Fields, Energy and Mass Marc Lange
March 2006 Synchronicity: The Bridge Between Matter and Mind David Peat
January 2006 - April 2006 Looking for Spinoza: Joy, Sorrow, and the Feeling Brain Antonio Damasio
July 2005 - December 2005 Consciousness: An Introduction Susan Blackmore
March 2005 - June 2005 Quantum Questions: Mystical Writings of the World’s Greatest Physicists Ken Wilber
November 2004 - February 2005 The Field: The Quest for the Secret Force of the Universe Lynn McTaggart
November 2003 - October 2004 Unified Reality Theory: The Evolution of Existence into Experience Steven Kaufman
October 2003 The Varieties of Religious Experience William James
July 2003 - September 2003 Rational Mysticism: Spirituality Meets Science in the Search for Englightenment John Horgan
March 2003 - June 2003 Schrödinger’s Kittens and the Search for Reality John Gribbin
September 2002 - February 2003 In Search of Divine Reality: Science as a Source of Inspiration Lothar Schafer
March 2002 - August 2002 Eye to Eye: The Quest for the New Paradigm Ken Wilber
August 2001 - February 2002 The Tao of Physics Fritjof Capra [The group’s first book.]
For one group member's favorites from the above list, see http://www.sackett.net/FavoritesBillMetaphysics.htm.
Last updated May 1, 2012.
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