Artist Guild Donation: Interface by Eric Adams

Advertisements Interface by Eric Adams I requested Eric Adams / @fangsome create a piece of digital art for Yutani’s Facebook Page. This is the very cool work he made. I was thinking of a way to encapsulate your fascination with AI and science-fiction, then it occurred to me to depict a relatively primitive robotic framework… Continue reading Artist Guild Donation: Interface by Eric Adams

Thus Sprach Zarathustra and Prometheus/TED 2023

Advertisements Thus Sprach Zarathustra is a tone poem by Richard StraussAlso known as Op. 30 was composed in 1896 and inspired by Friedrich Nietzsche’s philosophical novel of the same name. In 2001: A Space Odyssey the same tune is used for some of the most arresting scenes. In Prometheus Sir Peter Weyland murmurs the… Continue reading Thus Sprach Zarathustra and Prometheus/TED 2023

The location of Origae-6

Advertisements The Auriga in Alien: Resurrection The name of the ship Auriga was after the constellation, one of which backstories is of the legend regarding Hippolytus. According to some sources, Hippolytus had scorned Aphrodite in order to become a devotee of Artemis, devoting himself to a chaste life in pursuit of hunting. So Aphrodite in… Continue reading The location of Origae-6

Myth of cattle and grain

Advertisements  The “Debate between sheep and grain” or “Myth of cattle and grain” is a Sumerian creation myth, written on clay tablets in the mid to late 3rd millennium BCE. The story opens with a location “the hill of heaven and earth,” the dwelling place of the gods, situated at the point where the heavens rest upon the earth. It is there that… Continue reading Myth of cattle and grain

Ziusudra, the First Flood Myth

Advertisements The Dreadnought prepares to dock with the Mother ship Sumerian: 𒍣𒅔𒋤𒁺 ZI.IN.SUD.DU A single fragmentary tablet excavated in Nippur tells of the gods An, Enlil, Enki and Ninhursanga. They create the Sumer (black-headed people) and ensure they create comfortable conditions for the animals to live and procreate. Then kingship descends from heaven, and the first cities are founded: Eridu, Bad-tibira, Larak, Sippar, and Shuruppak. In the next part… Continue reading Ziusudra, the First Flood Myth

The Davidic Covenant

Advertisements In the bible there are lots of Covenants, one such Covenant is the Davidic Covenant. David, after bringing the Arc of the Covenant to Jerusalem lacked a temple to store it, he intended on building one until the prophet Nathan foretold he would not. But his descendants will. I will highlight important points to focus… Continue reading The Davidic Covenant