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Medium – Mathematical Reality

A foundations of logic link to the medium article What is Mathematical Reality? It seems entirely probable to me that reality need not be causal in any hard sense, and it is undeniable that it is a very close approximation … Continue reading

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Quora – evolution and aging

Why hasn’t evolution dealt with the inefficiency of aging? Each of the other answers address some aspect of the issue, and it is far more complex than any of them indicate. Yes, there is an aspect to it that the … Continue reading

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Foundations of Logic group – markets and risk

A link from Foundations of Logic Group – NEWS Deadly Incurable Illness Spreading Across The Globe Infecting Nearly A Million People Just one more of the many examples where market incentives are directly at variance with human survival. It is … Continue reading

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London Futurists – Mental Health

The future of mental health How does one define mental health? From a fundamentalist religious point of view, it means being able to hold a singular absolute truth above all evidence and question. From a judicial perspective it is what … Continue reading

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Foundations of Logic group – understanding self

Foundations of Logic – “In concise words, tell us how the idea that we cannot know who we are and be who we are at the same time can be overcome.” What does the best evidence we have seem to … Continue reading

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Astrobiology

Sigurd in Foundations of logic group – thread on Astrobiology – started with https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=21m6KxAIGX0 That is a very simplistic set of videos (Atstro Bio). Doesn’t really explore the systemic basis for life. Doesn’t really look at the two fundamental problems … Continue reading

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Quora – Gravity – understanding

Quora – Why do physicists believe in the graviton if gravity is just the warping of space-time? – reply by Charles Slade “The map is not the territory” Great explanation. One further trip around that maypole – consider what neuroscience … Continue reading

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