How to use Cosmic in a sentence
From black holes in space to strange, cosmic burps.
His theory of light and theory of the cosmic atoms were equally astonishing.
In the modern doctrine of evolution the cosmic system appears as a natural product of elementary matter and its laws.
All is well, very well Gradually my outlook became more cosmic.
It was a huge experience - truly cosmic - and unforgettable.Advertisement
It is associated with relativistic electrons or cosmic ray electrons, so named because they travel at speeds comparable with that of light.
We won't have to perform cosmic gymnastics to reach Him.
Do you fancy your chances on the Cosmic casting couch?
Rama is a man upholding dharma, cosmic order.
Cate Blanchett plays the elf Galadriel like a cosmic Princess Di.Advertisement
He showed that large amounts of the element iridium present in geological layers dating from about 65 million BC had a cosmic origin.
The spacecraft will release a small lander onto the surface of this mysterious cosmic iceberg.
The Lord Narayana floated on this ocean and from his navel there grew the lotus or the cosmic tree.
Jesus expected the miracle to end a forty year cosmic battle, assuming him to be an Essene.
For example, could our Universe exist on the inside of a single magnetic monopole produced by cosmic inflation?Advertisement
The cosmic mudra tends to turn your attention inward.
The spark chamber shows clearly the tracks of charged particles - in this case, mainly cosmic ray muons from outer space.
Unfortunately, the storm seems pretty narked and they all get a megadose of big, bad cosmic rays.
The cosmic symbolism involved will be explained in full on the trip.
It may be observed, too, that the hypothesis of a primitive compact mass (sphaerus), in which love (attraction) is supreme, has some curious points of similarity to, and contrast with, that notion of a primitive nebulous matter with which the modern doctrine of cosmic evolution usually sets out.Advertisement
Among the Gnostics we meet with the hypothesis of emanation, as, for example, in the curious cosmic theory of Valentinus.
Cosmic radiation also keeps us alive - thanks to all those photons which make it through from the sun.
For She is the Cosmic Power, the totality of the universe, a glorious harmony of the pairs of opposite.
When the neophyte successfully assimilates this stage he passes into transpersonal experiences of bliss, cosmic unity, or other features of higher consciousness.
If you are feeling so stressed that you are disconnected from everything around you, cosmic meditation can be a way to bring your mind, body, and spirit back into harmony with the world and the universe.Advertisement
Also known as grounding meditation, cosmic energy meditation, and cosmic thought meditation, this meditation can be practiced in a number of ways.
It might help to think of the zodiac as a cosmic organizational system.
Viracocha too had a cosmic position; an old Peruvian hymn calls him " world-former, world-animator."
Some sub the cosmic gods, like the sun-god Re of Heliopolis and of of rmonthis, early acquired a local in addition to their cosmic this ect.
This " horizon problem " makes it difficult to account for the uniformity of the cosmic background radiation.
We cannot undo the cosmic cataclysm of the Fall by making astronomical measurements or adjustments.
Cosmic Conspiracies are open to ideas until they are proven erroneous.
But the incoming cosmic ray flux, which would otherwise be isotropic, is shaped by the Earth's magnetic field.
Gamma Ray Astronomy Primary cosmic gamma ray Astronomy Primary cosmic gamma rays (300 GeV) are studied using the atmospheric Cerenkov radiation technique.
In 1965 the first cosmic maser was discovered, in a region of OH gas close to a young star.
Newer science studies and experiment have shifted mainstream terminology and many global warming supporters are revising their opinions on CO2 effects, replacing these with natural solar activity and cosmic rays.
Cosmic meditation is a type of meditation that can help individuals feel more connected to the universe and to see their place in it as part of the whole, rather than as an isolated spot.
While practicing yoga is not necessary for cosmic energy meditation, it can help an individual feel more deeply rooted in the meditation.
To highlight the connectedness of all things and harness the relaxing energies of the cosmos, some people prefer cosmic group meditation.
Different tools can be used to focus during cosmic energy meditation.
By practicing cosmic meditation, we can renew our connections to the universe and realize that our stresses, no matter how crucial they may seem at the moment, are really insignificant in the vastness of all things cosmic.
Why, after the week Cruise has had, you might even think there is some sort of cosmic revenge in place.
Yoga has been practiced for thousands of years as a life philosophy to join the individual self with what practitioners call the Divine, Universal Spirit, or Cosmic Consciousness.
Cosmic Outfitters has several styles and sizes available.
Some individuals also choose semi precious gemstones based on their spiritual and cosmic properties.
This aura is often associated with the Virgin Mary, and can even be thought of as the cosmic egg.
This man so deeply wants a loving, cosmic and spiritual connection that he'll ignore any of your flaws, place you on a pedestal and give in to all your whims.
Will this 26,000 year cosmic alignment have a negative effect on the earth?
You can get a better understanding of the cosmic influences over a Leo horoscope by examining specific Leo characteristics.
After all, it's cosmic and sometimes you just can't fight the stars.
The cosmic colored athletic shoes have cushioned insoles on top of molded soles to give you a comfort fit and a fashionable look.
If you want a futuristic tattoo design that shows off your brainy side, why not opt for a cosmic scene?
Abiding by the meaning of tantra, which is "expansion," a follower of Shakti focuses on the dynamic aspect of divinity, the Cosmic Mother.
Just as they're about to turn around and head home, the ship falls through "the white circle," a cosmic fast lane that spits them out on the other side of the galaxy, seven years, four months, and twenty-two days from home.
His Outlines of Cosmic Philosophy, while setting forth the Spencerian system, made psychological and sociological additions of original matter, in some respects anticipating Spencer's later conclusions.
This cosmic theory is a curious combination of materialistic and abstract ideas; the influence of his master Telesio (q.v.), generally predominant, is not strong enough to overcome his inherent disbelief in the adequacy of purely scientific explanation.
The doctrine of Schopenhauer and von Hartmann is a monism of cosmic will which submerges the individual no less completely than Hegelianism, though in a different manner.
Again, an infinite world cannot be wholly engaged either in evolution or in dissolution, so that it is really unmeaning to discuss the universality of the cosmic process until it is settled that we have a universe at all, capable of being considered as a whole.
He supposes that this evolution does not remain cosmic, but becomes organic. In accordance with Lamarck's hypothesis, he supposes an evolution of organisms by hereditary adaptation to the environment (which he considers necessary to natural selection), and even the possibility of an evolution of life, which, according to him, is the continuous adjustment of internal to external relations.
Now, Spencer has clearly, though unconsciously, changed the meaning of the term " phenomenon " from subjective affection of consciousness to any fact of nature, in regarding all this evolution, cosmic, organic, mental, social and ethical, as an evolution of phenomena.
Unlike most cosmic deities, she was worshipped in many localities, chief among which was Dendera, where her magnificent temple, of Ptolemaic date, still stands.
The most famous of the systematic exponents of evolutional utilitarianism is, of course, Herbert Spencer, in whose Data of Ethics (1819) the facts of morality are viewed in relation with his vast conception of the total process of cosmic evolution.
The myth of the cosmic egg from which all things were produced is also current in the Brahmanas.
She will answer your problems and questions with the insight unique to a disco-loving alternative-gardening defrocked clergy member and cosmic adventurer.
One sees the imprint of these primordial fluctuations as small temperature perturbations in the cosmic microwave background radiation.
In it is an illustration of his idea that the ancients were visited upon by cosmic catastrophes often.
A particular form of mystical experience, cosmic consciousness (CC ), occurred spontaneously; no mind altering drugs were used.
However, it is thought that where cosmic rays are produced, gamma rays are also produced.
The implications for high energy neutrino, gamma ray and cosmic ray production in GRB and AGN jets are discussed.
It leads to the cracked cosmic country noir of M Ward's Ã¢Dead Man ' .
Even then dark energy is needed to explain the cosmic observations.
They affirmed the paradox of a transcendent and immanent God by rejecting both the Stoic pantheism and the Platonic cosmic dualism mentioned above.
It was in observing cosmic rays that Anderson discovered the positron in 1932.
Muhammad's earlier premonitions of his deaths read more like the cosmic words of a mystic.
The human race is so puny compared to the universe that being disabled is not of much cosmic significance.
In the grand, cosmic scale of things, I was merely a blip, hardly worth bothering about.
Note the Leonine head appearing above the bindings of the cosmic serpent.
Astronomers detect light at sub-millimetre wavelengths in order to penetrate clouds of cosmic dust.
Thus the periodical sacrifice is nothing else than a microcosmic representation of the everproceeding destruction and renewal of all cosmic life and matter.
Though Comte did not actually contribute to a theory of cosmic organic evolution, he helped to lay the foundations of a scientific conception of human history as a natural process of development 'determined by general laws of human nature together with the accumulating influences of the past.
This terrible intermezzo was no longer terrestrial, but was a cosmic and universal crisis in which the Messiah would emerge victorious from the final conflict with the heathen and demonic powers.
Dissolution, and finally reaches the statement of the Law of Evolution as" an integration of matter and concomitant dissipation of motion, during which the matter passes from a an indefinite incoherent homogeneity to a definite coherent heterogeneity, and during which the retained motion undergoes a parallel transformation."This process of evolution is due to" the instability of the homogeneous,"the" multiplication of effects "and their" segregation,"continuing until it ceases in complete" equilibration."Sooner or later, however, the reverse process of Dissolution, with its absorption of motion and disintegration of matter, which indeed has always been going on to some extent, must prevail, and these oscillations of the cosmic process will continue without end.
It was probably also during this period that the female element was first definitely admitted to a prominent place amongst the divine objects of sectarian worship, in the shape of the wives of the principal gods viewed as their sakti, or female energy, theoretically identified with the Maya, or cosmic Illusion, of the idealistic Vedanta, and the Prakriti, or plastic matter, of the materialistic Sankhya philosophy, as the primary source of mundane things.
And as each of the principal gods is supposed to have associated with him his own particular sakti, as an indispensable complement enabling him to properly perform his cosmic functions, adherents of this persuasion might be expected to be recruited from all sects.
As it was, the importance of Kepler's generalizations was not fully appreciated until Sir Isaac Newton made them the corner-stone of his new cosmic edifice.
In cosmic satori, ( 4) and (8) are emphasized together to give the One as subjectivity and ego as objectivity.
Then, dynamically, Cosmic bounded in, hurdling the step into the library, and scuttled across the floor.
The assumption of charge independence is used to calculate production by cosmic ray neutrons using spallation cross sections for proton induced reactions.
The cosmic rays have to be subtracted from the data.
The kinetic energy released by supernova explosions is more than enough to account for the Galactic cosmic rays up to 10 15 eV.
Sue, her brother Johnny, future husband Reed and Reed's best friend Ben Grimm were all exposed to cosmic rays which forever altered their DNA.
John Fiske, however, an able interpreter of Spencer, reached what he called " Cosmic Theism.
By means of this process the bodies of the solar system separate themselves, and the order of cosmic evolution is repeated in that of terrestrial evolution.
It follows that philosophy is in a sense both dualist and monist; it is a cosmic dualism inasmuch as it admits the possible existence of matter as a hypothesis, though it denies the possibility of any true knowledge of it, and is hence in regard of the only possible knowledge an idealistic monism.
From Schelling, whom he praised as having developed Kant where Fichte failed to do so, he borrowed much and often, not only in the metaphysical sections of the Biographia but in his aesthetic lectures, and further in the cosmic speculations of the posthumous Theory of Life.
Most types of cosmic object known to exist, from dwarf stars to the most distant quasars, are known to emit X-rays.
Savage have their own crazy circadian rhythm, a cosmic loop.
In cosmic satori, (4) and (8) are emphasized together to give the One as subjectivity and ego as objectivity.
The ritualistic theologians, however, go an important step further by identifying Prajapati with the performer, or patron, of the sacrifice, the sacrificer; every sacrifice thus becoming invested - in addition to its cosmic significance - with the mystic power of regenerating the sacrificer by cleansing him of all guilt and securing for him a seat in the eternal abodes.
Certain of the carri al gods early became identified with cosmic divinities, and inst latter thus became the objects of a cult; so, for instance, in t Horus of Edfu was a sun-god, and Thoth in Hermopolis as gna was held to be the moon.
Cosmic theories of the work of a Logos subordinate to the Father fell into the background.
They excluded the Deity from all direct action upon the world, and substituted for a cosmic principle the active intellect, - thus holding a form of Pantheism.
It is the same thought which collected in the cosmic space the divided masses into spheres, and combined these to solar systems; the same which caused the weather-beaten dust on the surface of our metallic planet to spring forth into living forms."
In 1869 he gave a course of lectures at Harvard on the Positive Philosophy; next year he was history tutor; in 1871 he delivered thirty-five lectures on the Doctrine of Evolution, afterwards revised and expanded as Outlines of Cosmic Philosophy (1874); and between 1872 and 1879 he was assistant-librarian.
The flex nitive animal gods are not to be confused with the animal not ns ascribed to many cosmic deities; thus when the sun-god Osii was pictured as a scarabaeus, or dung-beetle, rolling its ball Isis lung behind it, this was certainly mere poetical imagery.
Chief the rng these cosmic deities was the sun-god Re, whose supremacy V ned predestined under the cloudless sky of Egypt.
Perhaps the most valuable of his many works is his philosophical epic entitled Kosmicke basne (cosmic poems).
Professor Huxley maintained, for example, in a famous lecture that " the ethical progress of society depends not on imitating the cosmic process, still less in running away from it, but in combating it " (Romanes Lecture, ad fin.).
Such an intellect, named active or productive, as being the author of the development of reason in man, is the permanent, eternal thought, which is the truth of the cosmic and physical movement.
In the theory of Atomism taught by Leucippus and Democritus we have the basis of the modern mechanical conceptions of cosmic evolution.
In the first place, his peculiar system of subjective idealism, involving the idea that time is but a mental form to which there corresponds nothing in the sphere of noiimenal reality, serves to give a peculiar philosophical interpretation to every doctrine of cosmic evolution.
Spencer appeals alternately to the" instability of the homogeneous "and the impossibility of complete equilibration to keep up the cosmic see-saw, but he can do so only by confining himself to a part of the universe.
The theory of the god and his Sakti as cosmic principles is perhaps already foreshadowed in the Vedic couple of Heaven and Earth, whilst in the speculative treatises of the later Vedic period, as well as in the post-Vedic Brahmanical writings, the assumption of the self-existent being dividing himself into a male and a female half usually forms the starting-point of cosmic evolution.'
So in the Vedic hymns the departed " Fathers " inhabit the three zones of earth, air and sky; they are invoked with the streams and mountains of this lower earth, as well as with the dawns and' the sky itself; even cosmic functions are ascribed to them; and they adorn the heaven with stars.
Richter appears to have been the first to propound the idea that life came to this planet as cosmic dust or in meteorites thrown off from stars and planets.
This same way of looking at the origin of the material world is illustrated in the Egyptian notion of a cosmic egg out of which issues the god (Phta) who creates the world.
Anaximenes seems to have inclined to a view of cosmic evolution as throughout involving a quasi-spiritual factor.
In the system of Giordano Bruno, who sought to construct a philosophy of nature on the basis of new scientific ideas, more particularly the doctrine of Copernicus, we find the outlines of a theory of cosmic evolution conceived as an essentially vital process.
We see how different this metaphysical conception is from that scientific notion of cosmic evolution in which the lower stages are the antecedents and conditions of the higher.
But most probably this deity had another less abstract name, and the horrible worship offered in the one temple which he really had under the Incas, accorded with his true cosmic significance as the god of the subterranean fire.
In virtue of the mystic identity between the cosmic phenomena and sacrifice, Rita may be also viewed as the principle of the cultus; and from that sphere it passes into conduct and acquires the meaning of morality and is equated with what is " true."
It acquires its first importance in the theories of Heraclitus (6th century B.C.), who, trying to account for the aesthetic order of the visible universe, broke away to some extent from the purely physical conceptions of his predecessors and discerned at work in the cosmic process a Aoyos analogous to the reasoning power in man.
All the fossil plants and animals of every kind are brought from this continent into a great museum; the latitude, longitude and relative elevation of each specimen are precisely recorded; a corps of investigators, having the most exact and thorough training in zoology and botany, and gifted with imagination, will soon begin to restore the geographic and physiographic outlines of the continent, its fresh, brackish and salt-water confines, its seas, rivers and lakes, its forests, uplands, plains, meadows and swamps, also to a certain extent the cosmic relations of this continent, the amount and duration of its sunshine, as well as something of the chemical constitution of its atmosphere and the waters of its rivers and seas; they will trace the progressive changes which took place in the outlines of the continent and its surrounding oceans, following the invasion§ of the land by the sea and the re-emergence of the land and retreatal of the seashore; they will outline the shoals and deeps of its border seas, and trace the barriers which prevented intermingling of the inhabitants of the various provinces of the continent and the surrounding seas.