The ideal materialist



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The more the universe seems comprehensible, the more it seems pointless.

Steven weinberg, Dreams of a final Theory

We counter existential dread with optimistic nihilism.

Kurzgesagt, Optimistic Nihilism

Because both Bernardo Kastrup and Richard Dawkins are right.

Read Eisenstein : probably the best summary of our global condition.

The way our ancestors viewed and felt the world is forever gone. Non-civilized humans are fast disappearing, their habitat being slowly but certainly destroyed. The civilized human condition is not to be dreamed, but to be lived and hopefully driven.

Why write ?

Because I want to share my thoughts, and sharing is the force that pulls thoughts out of the void.

Sharing is to thought what the event horizon is to a singularity : this is where thought radiates.


Yes, I’m a physicist, of the ideal materialist kind.


As for programming languages I use anything physicists use plus :


Find me : I hang around on the Cone & ATS channels on Discord, and the SaC channel on Slack.

Contact me : ianxek@{name of positively charged nucleon}mail.com