Tag Archives: enlightenment

Ideapod – Freedom, complexity, boundaries

Ideapod – Freedom The relationship between freedom complexity, strategies and boundaries We are very complex entities, with many levels of embodied systems from both genetic and cultural contexts. All new levels of complexity seem to emerge from new levels of … Continue reading

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Critique of Sam Harris on Free Will

Sam Harris – The Case Against Free Will Published on 24 Apr 2017 Sam couldn’t be more wrong, yet at the same time much of what he says is close enough to true. Cause and effect is limited. Simply saying … Continue reading

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The question of God

Chris Hitchens debates William Lane Craig Warning – I see no evidence to support the God hypothesis, and the arguments below dismantle all of Craig’s arguments. Over the last 5 weeks a group of theists and atheists have met 4 … Continue reading

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7 years since being “terminal”, 5 years since 2% survival!

A Special day today – 7 years since being given a 2% chance of living 2 years, 5 years since passing that 2% mark. In the world of cancer, 5 years survival is considered cured (even if you are full … Continue reading

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Ideapod – learning and value

Future of Learning and Work in the Digital and Global World Technology has revolutionised the way we learn and our ultimate potential. Learning is becoming more accessible, immediate, personalised and collaborative. … Part of the puzzle certainly, and this bunny … Continue reading

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Maps and understanding

The reality dissection fallacy The Scalpel Mania — How to make a good nazi — On maps and territory Kind of. Yes we use maps, and we have to. Once you get a reasonable idea of how consciousness works, it seems clear that our … Continue reading

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Comment on Jordan Peterson’s Banned speech

Jordan – Banned lecture at Linfield College: Ethics and Free Speech The lecture starts at 14:22 and Jordan starts speaking at 20:07 – and it is all worth watching. Jordan at his superb best. Thank you. Only two areas of … Continue reading

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