People matter more than things, we sometimes say. But do we matter more than animals? Our laws say so. What can we learn from this?
There are many things about humans which are hard to explain. Consciousness is one. When we try to explain it we end up in interesting places.
People who hear voices or see visions are abnornal, right? But are they suffering from a mental ilness?
If you don’t believe in God, are there reasons in your own feelings that can tell you something worthwhile?
Do you ever wonder if life is more than the mundane, and human beings are more than just physical flesh and blood? There is evidence to support this feeling.
These are fertile days for conspiracy theories. Who believes them and why? Are christians more prone to believe them?
We all want a good life. We want to flourish. We want to be free to pursue our own choices. But what does it take?
The Covid pandemic has affected all of us, and has shaken many foundations. What are we learning about ourselves, our culture and the meaning we give life?
It was just a short conversation over coffee….. …. when the conversation turned to brains. “My neurobiology lecture this morning was pretty challenging. It was about theories of how the brain does logical reasoning. They still don’t really understand it. Left me wondering about how the brain can think logically at all.” “What do you […]
Humans can use the Pythagorus Theorem to set out accurate right angles. You may be surprised to know that one philosopher sees this ability as being a pointer to naturalism not being true.