Monthly Archives: February 2012

Are You a Possibilian?

As a response to dogmatism in both scientific and religious philosophy, Dr. David Eagleman proposes Possibilianism: “a philosophy which rejects both the idiosyncratic claims of traditional theism and the positions of certainty in atheism in favor of a middle, exploratory ground.”

His TEDxHouston talk is clever, playful, and thought-provoking.

Is There A Real You?

One of the best known philosophers in the UK, Julian Baggini asks the question ‘Is There A Real You? drawing on the research supporting his latest book ‘The Ego Trick’ Baggini challenges us to reflect on our understanding of the ‘Self’.