Aesthetics and Darwin
Zen Story – Empty The Cup
One of my favorite stories concerns a Buddhist scholar and a Zen Master. The scholar had an extensive background in Buddhist Studies and was an…
First as Tragedy, Then as Farce
It is immoral to use private property in order to alleviate the horrible issues that result from the institution of private property. More dryboard philosophy….
Is Philosophy Useless?
A common misconception about philosophy is that it is useless. It is often assumed that philosophy is useless. Philosophers often help fuel this misconception by…
Can Science Answer Moral Questions?
This video is Part 2 of a 3 part series by Sam Harris at TEDtalks. Part 1: How Science Can Determine Human Values Part 3:…
TEDTalks: Ken Robinson Says Schools Kill Creativity
Sir Ken Robinson makes an entertaining and profoundly moving case for creating an education system that nurtures (rather than undermines) creativity.
NIKE: THE HUMAN CHAIN Ad
From Lance Armstrong on his bike, to a six-year-old in China learning martial arts, movement is the universal language that connects us all. It’s a…
[youtube:www.youtube.com/watch?v=2P0k0Z2oLG4%5D A little haphazard, but this guy is either deep, or he really is insane.
10 Questions for Atheists from A Christian
One of the better ones. Also, looking forward to this one: Update I found part 2:
Bertrand Russell on God
Mystery Couple Starts “Magical” Chain Reaction
It played like a scene from a holiday movie — a mystery couple, who didnâ€™t leave their names or numbers, walked into a restaurant, finished…
The Legend of Zelda and Philosophy
I have not read this yet, but I assure you I intend to. From: www.opencourtbooks.com/books_n/legend_zelda.htm Like novels, operas, and epic poems before them, video games…
Blind monks examining an elephant
A Japanese woodblock print in the ukiyo-e style of blind monks examining an elephant. Originating from India, the story tells of a group of blind…