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Stuart Hameroff - Does Consciousness Cause the Cosmos?

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Stuart Hameroff, Closer To Truth, Consciousness, Cosmos, Universe, Cosmology, Philosophy, Philosophy of Mind
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Description: Some claim consciousness, our inner awareness, is part of a 'cosmic consciousness'. Not only is consciousness the deepest reality, but also it brought into existence the totality of reality. This would mean that mind, the mental, is fundamental and primary, while the entire physical universe is derivative and secondary.Click here to watch more interviews on consciousness and the cosmos http://bit.ly/29lHrkGClick here to watch more interviews with Stuart Hameroff http://bit.ly/1hCziuIClick here to buy episodes or complete seasons of Closer To Truth http://bit.ly/1LUPlQSFor all of our video interviews please visit us at www.closertotruth.com
Duration: 3 minutes and 42 seconds
Rating: 8/10 - Good
Definition: HD
Published: July 05, 2016
Uploader: Closer To Truth

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