Tag Archives: Philosophy

Philosophical Proof for the Human Soul

As a lifelong agnostic, I never thought that I would find myself arguing for the existence of “souls”, much less claiming that I’ve found proof through Philosophical reasoning. And yet, as I consider the alternative, I find myself unable to … Continue reading

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Why Philosophy gets no Respect in Society

There was a time when Philosophy was one of the most respected intellectual disciplines in humanity. Philosophical greats such as Aristotle, Plato & Kant are world renowned today, even centuries after their death. Others like Pythagoras & Newton considered themselves to … Continue reading

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Philosophy in Programming

Philosophy. Morality. Utilitarianism. Deontology. These can be pretty heavy stuff, and so abstract that they don’t even seem real. Maybe it would help if we tried viewing these concepts in a completely different setting… such as computer programming. Act Utilitarianism: … Continue reading

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The Deafening Silence

The past week has produced a number of interesting articles which have become instant talking points. There was one about the continuing lack of opportunities & hurdles facing women in the sciences. There was another about how rich people subconsciously … Continue reading

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