Saturday, April 24, 2010

Max Planck on consciousness

"I regard consciousness as fundamental. I regard matter as derivative from consciousness. We cannot get behind consciousness. Everything that we talk about, everything that we regard as existing, postulates consciousness." (Max Planck - born on April 23, 1858)

link to quotation source
link to top picture source/credits (grave of Max Planck in Göttingen)
link to  bottom picture source/credits (NGC7090)
Mac Tutor Biography
Mathematics Genealogy Project - Max Planck
Planck units