Astronomy and Civilization in the New Enlightenment:

This quantity represents the 1st which interfaces with astronomy because the fulcrum of the sciences. It supplies complete expression to the human ardour for the skies. Advancing human civilization has opened up and matured this ardour into the great technology of astronomy. Advancing science’s quest for the 1st rules of life meets the ontopoietic generative emblems of lifestyles, the point of interest of the recent Enlightenment. It offers various views illustrating how the interaction among people and the celestial realm has educated civilizational tendencies. students and philosophers debate in physics and biology, the findings of that are commencing a extra inclusive, wider photograph of the universe. different versions of the common order and of existence right here offered, all aiming on the first ideas of existence―accord with the phenomenology/ontopoiesis of existence in the logos-prompted primogenital circulation of turning into and motion, which issues to a way forward for progressing tradition.

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The world of life that man projects around himself is indeed transcendental but not in its fundamental origins in constitutive consciousness/mind – with its specific centrality – but rather with respect to its positioning within the dynamic web of the geo-cosmic architectonics of life. It is life-transcendental. com AT T I L A G R A N D P I E R R E ON THE FIRST PRINCIPLE OF BIOLOGY AND THE FOUNDATION OF THE UNIVERSAL SCIENCE ABSTRACT We propose to replace the present, 400 years-old scientific world picture with an updated, essentially complete model describing the architecture of the Universe.

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