Galactica: Metaphysics and Hidden Knowledge

Following on from Battlestar Galactica: Symbolism and Mythology, I wanted to write another piece on some of the many other subtle themes contained within the series.  First I want to take a moment to explain that neither my previous piece on Battlestar Galactica nor this piece are intended as a ‘Galactica Deconstruction’; there are many [...]

Signs and Reverse Causality

“Signs” is a pretty good movie – even if the acting is a little hammy in places. The most interesting thing about the film isn’t the alien invasion or the crop circles, but its comments on the nature of causality. This becomes apparent at the end with the movies ‘plot twist’, yet it is more [...]

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