I first tried to read Brave New World when I was very young, perhaps too young to comprehend the deepest meaning of the Aldous Huxley famous book. A few years later, I read it again,[…]
It took me a while, but it was definitely worth it ! An insightful, intelligent and witty book. Yoval Noah Harari suggests that as science is converging on an all-encompassing dogma, which says that organisms[…]
Crises of the Republic: Lying in Politics, Civil Disobedience on Violence, Thoughts on Politics, and Revolution, Hannah Arendt, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 1972 A student of Karl Jaspers and Martin Heidegger, Hannah Arendt was one of[…]
Jennie Erdal’s book , “The Missing Shade of Blue. A philosophical mystery” refers to our ability to make sense of something that we have not experienced. Happiness, perhaps!
John Horgan’s thesis is that we are coming to an era where all the fundamental scientific theories have been discovered and science as we know it today is coming altogether in an end. Horgan considers fundamental, theories such as Darwin’s natural selection, Einstein’s general relativity and quantum electrodynamics. That means theories that can apply, to the best of our knowledge, throughout the entire universe at all times since its birth.