https://www.youtube.com/embed/MozDSajpLTY?version=3&rel=1&fs=1&autohide=2&showsearch=0&showinfo=1&iv_load_policy=1&wmode=transparent via A few videos on quantum computing and the physics of time I want to come back to later — Mark Carrigan In order to move forward philosophically, we must get out of our philosophical head that everything must reduce to 0 or 1, nothing or common reality. I begin with that statement because… Continue reading Quantum Computing and its relevance to Philosophy.
The thought of Plurality came to be right now in coming across Graham Harman's plug for a couple new Object Oriented books. (or perhaps just 'Realism' books; who knows anymore. lol) In particular, the ideas of Tristan Garcia, the "Life Intense". Now, I have not read hardly anything of Tristan; what I have read sort of… Continue reading A Comment on Ontological Equivocation and the Possibility of Plurality (repost).
The thought of Plurality came to be right now in coming across Graham Harman's plug for a couple new Object Oriented books. In particular, the ideas of Tristan Garcia, the "Life Intense". Now, I have not read hardly anything of Tristan; what I have read sort of left me pondering. Now, I just read the summary… Continue reading A Comment on Ontological Equivocation and the Possibility of Plurality.
We have to be careful when mining resources from traditional discourse. I have proposed here and there that we need to clean up philosophical discussion, and so I'm going to give an example, a brief and not exhaustive nor rigorously thorough, rendition of what I mean when I say we have to clean up philosophy.… Continue reading Materialism And Nihilism. (or: What is Philosophy?)
REPOST of THRE-POUND-BRAIN's no results for 'Cognitive Psychology of Philosophy' and reply and reply, of Baker question, then my answer... (please check out his full essay and the comments if you are intreated in the whole thing) sbakker April 13, 2017 at 9:30 am "I don’t think I get it. So the racial theories of… Continue reading Oops (title: Here).
Like many of us, I did like what the Speculative people were getting at, but also as we know, they really failed to come full with the promise. But the horse is already out of the gate, and the nature of our reality, which is based in the developing of identity for the purpose of… Continue reading The Sad State of Speculative Religion.
The question left in the previous essay (the Divergent Proposal) asked us to consider what about the current philosophical proposals are apparent in our daily lives. We need unpack this. Easy at it may seem to refer to science and say that there indeed are processes at work that we do not recognize or acknowledge… Continue reading the Divergent Proposal, part 2