"Modern life presents us with a choice. 1) The essence of life is elsewhere...evolution, the cosmic order [etc.].... 2) There is no essence.... Yet there is a third option. There is an essence and it is right here in the object...yet withdrawn.... Thinking past the meta-mode will bring us up to speed with the weirdness of things."
You're not in Kansas (kennilingus) anymore Dorothy (or Toto).
Some more excerpts:
"Hyperobjects...are nonlocal...if there is a sub-quantum level, if space-time is actually an emergent property of objects that are larger than 10 to the -17...and everything below that doesn't have space or time, and everything below that is everywhere" (26:45).
The difference though is that hyperobjects are "a very large finitude but not infinite" (27:50).
"God is a hyperobject...one among many...but God might not be very relevant to our universe" (31:32).
"There is no flux, everything is a unique entity. There is no flux that subtends anything" (42:32).