By Shaun Gallagher, Bruce Janz, Lauren Reinerman, Jörg Trempler, Patricia Bockelman
This e-book provides a research of many of the emotions of awe and beauty skilled through astronauts in the course of area flight. It summarizes the result of experimental, interdisciplinary experiences that hire tools from neuroscience, psychology, phenomenology and simulation know-how, and it argues for a non-reductionist method of cognitive technological know-how.
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There is no way that I can imagine, especially after seeing our planet from this vantage point, that bringing our cultures closer together and proliferating understanding in our differences as well as our similarities, can be a bad endeavor. Whitson indicates what we call a perspectival shift – a dawning of a moral sense that is tied to a visual experience of seeing earth from space; a sense that can lead to a renewed responsibility towards others or understanding of other cultures. This kind of perspectival shift can motivate a personal rethinking that extends to ethical and political considerations.
Weightlessness is an issue at the beginning of the space journey and is addressed in a pragmatic fashion with the main concern about movement and being able to control action. After a few days, these issues are resolved and there is not much discussion of weightlessness and, with one exception, any mention of weightlessness in connection with the visual experiences at the window. Second, we employed a seated workstation scenario that minimized the different practical effects of microgravity versus gravity.
3. The earth-with-object (the earth as in (1) plus the passing appearance of the ISS). 4. Deep space with object (deep space as in (2) plus the passing appearance of the moon). 2 41 Frame view of the VSL. White boxes are audio speakers. 3 Close-up frame view of VSL showing two large-scale monitors to be located behind windows, and workstation. 4 VSL with walls and windows added. Objects were introduced into conditions (3) and (4) because, although astronaut texts indicate that experiences of awe and wonder occurred when viewing the earth or deep space, astronauts’ missions occurred in different spacecrafts, some of which allowed viewing of the ISS, and some of which were views from the ISS.
A Neurophenomenology of Awe and Wonder: Towards a Non-Reductionist Cognitive Science by Shaun Gallagher, Bruce Janz, Lauren Reinerman, Jörg Trempler, Patricia Bockelman