Peter Russell explores the reasons why consciousness may be the fundamental essence of the Universe.
Summary: An argument as to why the ultimate nature of reality is mental not material.
Ervin Laszlo has proposed that the virtual energy field known as the quantum vacuum, or zero-point field, corresponds to what Indian teachings have called Akasha. the source of everything that exists, and in which the memory of the cosmos is encoded. I would like to take his reasoning a step further and suggest that the nature of this ultimate source is consciousness itself, nothing more and nothing less. Continue reading here