September 2016

Vol 11, #9

The purpose of the Big Picture Newsletter is to celebrate the spiritual nature of human beings. We are dedicated to dissolving the myth of the randomness of life, and the biological nature of consciousness. We believe that every human being is an aspect of God, a powerful creator and orchestrator of his or her life experience.


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The Manchild: The story of the human race evolving past the old paradigm of thought.


The Vibrational Universe

The most detailed and casually practical explanation of consciousness, the five universal principles, and how to use them in daily life  



The Vibrational Universe Movie

The companion movie to the book, "The Vibrational Universe."

How do universal principles like the Law of Attraction really work?

Underlying science, metaphysics, politics, and human relationships is the vibrational universe concept. Understanding this concept enormously simplifies the complexities of life, and explains the sometimes mysterious workings of human relationships. It also explains phenomena like karma, coincidence, and ESP. The Vibrational Universe movie clarifies the relationship between thought, consciousness, and the "real world."


The Evolution of Consciousness movie


Behind the scenes, the human race is undergoing an evolution in consciousness. The political and economic structures that support the old order are collapsing, because they must evolve with the new consciousness or perish. This is a good thing! The Evolution of Consciousness movie describes how this is happening, and why it a new, more positive paradigm of thought is inevitable!



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"The End of the Universe"

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Beyond The Beginning

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Miracles Can Happen

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Geometry and Sacred Geometry

Get Inside the Mind of Nature -- Discover the simple but powerful mathematics of the underlying geometric figures that shape our world.



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Last month we talked about time and vibration, and detailed how increasing speed or internal oscillation within cellular structure can change how time is perceived. The entire Ascension discussion is based on the idea that the fabric of spacetime (at least in our solar system) is undergoing an energetic shift. If this is so then the vibratory rate of our own cellular structure is undergoing a change. This change may not only be affecting the earth and the solar system, but the entire galaxy.

This month we are going to talk about meta-phenomena, and the development of the scientific method. The scientific method has been enormously successful in its investigation of the physical universe, but purely scientific explanations for how the universe works have too many holes in them. These holes may be filled by considering esoteric ideas that are usually outside the domain of science.

The Puzzle of the Milky Way Galaxy

Look at this picture of the Milky Way galaxy in the visible light spectrum.

Milky Way Galaxy


At the center of the galaxy there is a massive source of energy. The spiral arms of our galaxy clearly emanate from the center. Amazingly, all of the stars in the spiral arms rotate in unison, as if they were sitting on an energetic plate, which allows the galaxy to keep its beautiful spiral formation. In solar systems, the orbital velocity of planets and the moons orbiting them decline with distance, so the various planets and moons are in different positions all the time relative to each other. But in the galaxy, the orbital velocities of stars somehow increase with distance from the center. This is called the galaxy rotation problem because it is not explainable by current theory, which postulates an unknown “dark matter” to account for missing galactic mass.

There must be some kind of energetic connection between all of the hundreds of millions of stars in the Milky Way, which holds them together. This energetic connection cannot be described by science in terms of known phenomena. There must be some sort of unknown meta-phenomena at work here.

By meta-phenomena I mean something at a greater level of abstraction that causes or influences something at a lower level. The word meta comes from a Greek word that means beyond. So meta-physics would be something at a greater level of abstraction that causes or influences physical objects and forces. That’s just the opposite of science, which says that, for example, consciousness (or anything esoteric) is a product of the interactions of matter and energy. But these purely materialistic explanations can only take us so far.

Do Meta-phenomena Influence Physical Processes?

Underlying cosmological theories is the assumption that dead matter and energy somehow magically came together to form planets, stars, and galaxies. According to the Hubble Space telescope website, “a star and its planets form out of a collapsing cloud of dust and gas within a larger cloud called a nebula.” The process of star and planet formation is described as completely passive, random interactions between matter and energy that form the beautiful and complex objects and systems we see in our telescopes. If you think the earth formed from a random interaction of material substance, I have a great used car I’d like to sell you! The number of physical systems that must work together to form a habitable planet are simply too numerous and complex for that.

The problem with physical cosmological theories is that they cannot, ever, mention esoteric ideas or other meta-phenomena, for these ideas cannot be tested. But purely physical theories fail to explain the universe around us.

There is a big problem with the assumption that the universe is only composed of cold, dead matter. On 1 December 2014, at the Planck 2014 meeting in Ferrara, Italy, astronomers reported that the universe is composed of 4.9% atomic matter (visible matter), 26.6% dark matter, and 68.5% dark energy, which means that current physical cosmological theories can only account for less than 5% of the universe. Clearly, something is missing in our understanding!

Dark energy is an unknown form of energy which is hypothesized to permeate all of space. Dark matter is an unidentified type of matter that does not emit or interact with electromagnetic radiation, such as light, and is thus invisible to the entire electromagnetic spectrum. What if “dark matter” and “dark energy” are placeholders for more esoteric meta-phenomena? 



Milky Way Galaxy halo

The galaxy is alive. All living things are enclosed within a merkaba, itself a field of subtle energy that programs the physical structure. Above we see the Milky Way’s galactic “halo” in visible light. Like the merkaba of the human being, our galaxy has an inner and an outer sphere (see the movie, “The Evolution of Consciousness” at What if this halo reflects an underlying template in subtle energy? Perhaps dark matter and dark energy are as yet undiscovered meta-phenomena that have physical counterparts.

The merkaba is said by the ancients to be an ascension vehicle – a vehicle of light that allows a being to communicate and even travel throughout the universe and between dimensions. The templates of subtle energy (their geometry and function) within a merkaba are entirely unknown, and will remain so until we advance past the materialist stage.

Apparently the galaxy itself has programmable pathways between the stars that allows communication and travel. You can get from one end of the galaxy to the other, or anywhere in between, by following these pathways. This would only be logical – when you build a road system you do so to allow traffic to flow on it. I have talked about this stuff in my novels “The End of the Universe” and “Beyond the Beginning.”

Of course this sounds ludicrous to a population that believes fossil fuel technology is as high as it gets, and believes that there MIGHT be microbial life somewhere in the solar system, and that extraterrestrials and UFOs is a subject for laughter and ridicule. Fortunately, whistleblowers within the secretive black programs have been coming forth with a much different scenario. If you do even a little investigating you discover that the military has been retrieving crashed UFOs and dealing with non-terrestrials for at least the past 70 years. Therefore, somewhere on earth, some form of galactic-level technology exists.

Is it so bizarre to assume the possibility of higher technology that allows travel between the stars in a galaxy that is 100,000 light-years in diameter and contains over 200 million stars? Why would such a collection of stars exist if it took 100,000 years just to say “Hi” to somebody on the other end of town?

 For now we will have to regard the above statements as being without scientific merit, but I imagine that our science is still very primitive compared to what is out there in the galaxy.

Science vs Natural Philosophy

Before the current paradigm of science became almost Godlike in its popular acceptance (along with a materialist underpinning), scientific questions were addressed as a part of meta-physics, and was known as natural philosophy. Natural philosophy was the philosophical study of nature and the physical universe that was dominant before the development of modern science. The word science (scientia in Latin) just means "knowledge." The great scientists of the 17th and 18th centuries used observation and experiment to advance mankind’s knowledge of the physical universe. They came up with a way to codify their investigations, which they called the scientific method. By the end of the 18th century, the scientific method became so successful that it began to supersede natural philosophy. In order to distinguish it from philosophy, which is non-experimental, the scientific method began to be called "science."

So science and philosophy began to diverge over 200 years ago.

Unfortunately the scientific method, like a bully on the playground, has muscled out of existence esoteric concepts like spirituality, ESP, remote viewing, subtle energy, and other meta-phenomena, and by the middle of the 20th century had relegated these subjects to the status of irrelevance. “Prove it!” became the cry of science. Even consciousness itself is also thought by science to be based in physical matter and energy, and human beings have been degraded to mere electromagnetic sponges that react, in a stimulus-response manner, to environmental factors. Thus the history of the 20th century and its endless wars and killing, which originated in distortions of a very successful experimental method that was incorrectly applied to consciousness and spirituality. When you believe your fellow human beings are just meat bodies, it’s easy to justify a philosophy of separation and “me first and to hell with everyone else.” Problem resolution via conflict and war is a natural outcome of such a philosophy, but this is not science’s fault! Science should be seen for what it is – a way to investigate the physical universe, and not a substitute for meta-phenomena, or an explanation for consciousness and self-awareness.

Despite the success of the scientific method for over 400 years, more and more people today are heading in the other direction, rejecting a materialist philosophy that relegates them to “useless eater” status. In my blog posts I try to place the scientific method where it belongs: as a wonderful tool for investigating the physical universe. But it is a gross error to apply this experimental philosophy to consciousness.

The “new age” movement is a recognition of meta-phenomena by ordinary people like you and me, who yet have no scientific proof. It is a recognition by human beings that there are higher spiritual realms that science is not yet equipped to investigate.

We are Entering the Meta Era

Popularly, meta-physics refers to non-physical causes, or causes at a higher level of abstraction than gross matter. For example, metaphysical or energy healing like Reiki, which channels subtle energy from the source field, is used by many people to enhance the physical well-being of the body.

Subtle energy would be another example of a meta-phenomenon: something that when accessed by consciousness can actually cause changes in physical structure. Last month we talked about the end of the 25,920-year cycle known as the precession of the equinoxes. David Wilcock gives a brilliant explanation of how cultures throughout the world have known about the shift we experienced in 2012, including the founding fathers of the United States. This shift is supposed to bring us into a higher density of existence, as the fundamental vibration or oscillation of atomic structure increases.

With the shift will gradually come a different experience of time and an awareness of subtle energy, as well as an awareness of a benevolent, esoteric “field” of information that programs everything in the universe. The current mysteries of dark matter and dark energy will be explained. The scientific method will still be with us, but it will assume its proper place as an investigative tool for purely physical phenomena.

Can Light Reprogram DNA?

Let’s get back to our previous discussion. We showed the galaxy’s inner and outer halo, which may correspond physically to a meta-halo within the realm of subtle energy. If the Ascension process is real, then there is a meta- and also a corresponding physical component for everything. Meta-phenomena would not be subject to physical constraints like the inverse-square law and the light barrier, but would exist at a higher level of abstraction. Imagine waves of subtle energy (information) pouring forth from the galactic center, almost instantly reaching every star and spilling into each solar system and planet. These meta-waves would then influence and program physical phenomena. Lest you think this concept absurd, consider the amazing work of Russian scientist Dr. Peter Gariev, who founded the field of Wave Genetics. When I googled “light enhances DNA” I discovered his website. Dr. Gariev conducted the following experiment:

“A control group of rats was injected [with] lethal doses of a poison called alloxan which destroys the pancreas. As a result, all the rats in the control group died from diabetes in 3-4 days. Then the same lethal dose of alloxan was injected to another group of rats. And when the rats reached the critical condition, they were exposed to light images/waves coming from a quantum bio-computer. Those light images/waves were created beforehand when the bio-computer read information from the pancreas surgically removed from healthy newborn rats of the same species as those used in the alloxan experiments.

“One can explain the results of the experiment using the following analogy. The pancreas gland contains DNA-movies with information about healthy condition of the pancreas in its genetic apparatus. And this video morphogenic information programmed the stem cells of sick rats to regenerate their pancreas gland. Combined statistics for all 3 series of experiments is as follows. Altogether, around 90% of all the rats had their pancreas gland restored and their health recovered.”

Dr. Gariev is of course pilloried here in the US, where his experiments are regarded as fake. Other discoveries by Russian scientists, such as torsion fields, are as well contemptuously dismissed. (Go look up “torsion fields” on Wikipedia – the home of orthodoxy – to see what I mean.) However, legitimate scientific research outside the boundaries of orthodoxy is actually conducted outside of this country! If even part of Dr. Gariev’s experiment is true, it shows how meta-phenomena can actually alter physical structure. This is dangerous information folks, for it threatens the entire structure of the fossil fuel, materialist paradigm. But it’s exciting stuff!

We said earlier that every star in the galaxy is probably connected by some meta-phenomenon, for every star in it unexplainably moves in unison. It is possible, then, that information can travel between the stars at a level of abstraction higher than a purely physical phenomenon such as light. We saw in Gariev’s experiment how light carries information that can alter cellular structure. If this information comes from the level of subtle energy, or the aether, and is present at every point in the galaxy, then its propagation may be instantaneous. If this field of information is holographic, it contains at every point in spacetime, all of the higher physical laws. It could then be used to reprogram physical structure.

We are out on a big limb here. Metaphysicians and spiritual people are as well, because there is as yet no proof for the existence of meta-phenomena. But the explanations of physical cosmology for the creation of the universe simply don’t hold up. Neither do religious theories that God suddenly created the universe with a wave of some magic wand. However, if the Ascension process is real – and I’m convinced it is – we are going to see amazing new discoveries within the next two generations that will completely alter our perception and understanding of the universe, and of the nature of time.

It is clear that humanity has not yet reached the proper level of consciousness to handle these concepts – or advanced technology based on these ideas – which are presently consigned to the scrap bin of “science fiction” or “fantasy.” Apparently the system is set up so that only when you graduate to a higher level of awareness can you access this information, and thank God for that! An advanced consciousness-assisted physics can only be discovered when mankind finally reaches a proper understanding of what consciousness IS. As long as we subscribe to the “man is meat” theory, we will continue to struggle, sweat, and compete with each other within a primitive fossil fuel matrix of scarcity.  


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Gariev, Peter G. (2000, 2001, 2005). Wave genetics. 

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