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- A nice Philosophy of Mind summary
- The power of categorical logic
- What exactly is the scientific method and why do so many people get it wrong?
- Paralympic athletes faster than olympic athletes — what does this tell us about difference?
- Logic: if + then = why? How can we understand the power of logic?
- How do we ensure we are exposed to new ideas? A parody with bite.
- A Life of Meaning (Reason Not Required) – What is the nature of our relationship with reason?
- Can you name this cognitive bias?
- By what measures can we value human life?
- Teaching philosophy improves standardised scores
- Are we in control of our own decisions?
- Neuroscience and education: myths and messages
- Free will is not as free as we think – and that’s ok.
- Where’s the Proof in Pseudoscience?
- Science in the lead?
- Did aversion to bitter tastes evolve into moral disgust?
- Is Obama's Nobel Peace Prize Premature?
- Science and art from Dilbert
- Psychology and Psychics - Why some people think they are psychic.
- Allegory of Everything
- I'll be a Monkey's Uncle - or Nephew, in this case. (A novel appeal to association)
- Critical Thinking - An Introduction (Alec Fisher)
- Religion and Ethics
- Basic Moral Orientations
- Do Subatomic Particles have Free Will?
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- In uncertain times, think like a mother | Yifat Susskind
- The intangible effects of walls | Alexandra Auer
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