I’m finding Google+ a much better platform to actually have discussions. Too bad they are going to shut it down next year, right when i discover it. Here is a comment in one discussion the began many exchanges ago with “What is religion?” The discussion developed to here. There are a few points, so I’m making […]Read More A Short Discussion on Religion.
For the second time in history, a human-made object has reached the space between the stars. NASA’s Voyager 2 probe now has exited the heliosphere – the protective bubble of particles and magnetic fields created by the Sun. — Read on http://www.nasa.gov/press-release/nasa-s-voyager-2-probe-enters-interstellar-space Ladies and gentlemen, we are floating in space.Read More NASA’s Voyager 2 Probe Enters Interstellar Space | NASA
Should “the ignorant” be denied access to audiences? https://platofootnote.wordpress.com/2018/12/10/should-the-ignorant-be-denied-access-to-audiences-2/ — Read on platofootnote.wordpress.com/2018/12/10/should-the-ignorant-be-denied-access-to-audiences-2/Read More Should “the ignorant” be denied access to audiences?
What world do we want to live in?Read More The Argument for Preference.
Are We Trying to Make Everyone an Aristocrat or a Peasant? Are We Trying to Make Everyone an Aristocrat or a Peasant? — Read on benjaminstudebaker.com/2018/12/08/are-we-trying-to-make-everyone-an-aristocrat-or-a-peasant/ I’m just posting this because Benjamin doesn’t allow comments and I felt I must correct his first sentence: Equity is not the same as equality. Perhaps Ben meant equality but […]Read More Equality or Equity?
By Emma Young. Although intriguing, these results are unlikely to settle the many scholarly debates about free will. — Read on digest.bps.org.uk/2018/12/06/researchers-say-theyve-identified-two-brain-networks-one-responsible-for-volition-the-other-for-agency-that-together-underlie-our-sense-of-free-will/Read More Researchers say they’ve identified two brain networks – one responsible for volition, the other for agency – that together underlie our sense of free will – Research Digest