Time, the most valuable resource for any biological entity, is indeed precious. As it ticks away, one has to put the certain past and the uncertain future in context. And, one has to ask questions around existence. Why do we exist and more importantly, why should one exist?

Time has…

Cricket, an odd game, passionately followed by half the world and not the rest, has immense potential to cure societal ills. It has been able to transcend race, color, religion, wealth and even education. Such is the power of this beautiful game that it has been able to integrate large…

The mathematical and computational complexity of a simulated universe has been a constraint on the hypothesis. But one aspect of the universe, time, may provide a level of simplification that makes it feasible. It has been speculated that all of time, past, present and future, exist in what is referred…

From inception, the human has been locally optimizing. Later, they extended the idea a bit further to small clan sizes with less than 150 members. The idea remains robust after 100,000 years among the poorest, the wealthiest, and people of every race, creed, class, color, nationality, height, weight and gender…

Experimentation and theory have been almost orthogonal from the inception of humans, the former looking for practical proof and the latter conceptual leaps. Experimentation, however, seldom explains anything or even prove or disprove anything. Careers have been made by approximating or reducing theory to heuristics. …

As over 100 billion human souls wondered over time, is there a heaven? Given a limited allocation of time and space, it has been tempting to think about breaking free. The heaven fits as it lacks precise definition affording infinite flexibility. And those who could prove otherwise had already left…

As each human floats unidirectionally in time

As she approaches the impenetrable horizon

Given a final look behind, what does she see?

Is it a wasted life or something else?

Humans are funny

As David Gilmour says,

In the end, it is “only round and round,”

But most go around…

As nearly 8 billion cover and the remaining count their coins, it is clear humanity has reached a discontinuity. It is time anybody who wants to play a part in the future to step in. Unfortunately, there is no money in it, just sheer satisfaction. …

Gill Eapen

Gill Eapen is the founder and CEO of Decision Options ®, Mr. Eapen has over 30 years of experience in strategy, finance, engineering, and general management

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