Daily Archives: January 27, 2013

Biology of Love

We human beings are love dependent animals. This is apparent in that we become ill when we are deprived of love at whatever age. No doubt we live a culture in which we are frequently in war and kill each … Continue reading

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Biología del Fenómeno Social

Los seres humanos somos seres sociales: vivimos nuestro ser cotidiano en continua imbricación con el ser de otros. Esto, en general, lo admitimos sin reservas. Al mismo tiempo los seres humanos somos individuos: vivimos nuestro ser cotidiano como un continuo … Continue reading

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The Dance of Understanding

We subscribe to the view, expressed by Humberto Maturana and others, that a satisfying experience of understanding does not result from invoking objectivity, the truth, or a compelling argument, to achieve agreement by the force of reason, nor from a … Continue reading

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El aporte de Humberto Maturana al entendimiento y la práctica de la Educación

No nacemos humanos, nos hacemos humanos en la interacción con otros seres humanos. La educación es una transformación en la convivencia, en la que uno no aprende una temática sino que aprende un vivir y un convivir. Aprende una forma … Continue reading

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The Nature of Time

I consider that the question what is time? is adequate because it implies from the start the view that time can be properly treated as some kind of independent entity or dimension of nature. And I consider that such a … Continue reading

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The Biological Foundations of Virtual Realities and their Implications for Human Existence

Humberto Maturana. Purpose: To consider the implications of the operation of the nervous system – and of the constitution of cultures as closed networks of languaging and emotioning – for how we understand and generate so-called “virtual realities.” Findings – … Continue reading

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Biosphere, Homosphere, and Robosphere

The biosphere is a history of autonomous living systems. It is a history of transformations in the conservation of living. In the biosphere what is conserved is living, with changes in the forms of living, that is various living systems. … Continue reading

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