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Causality Explained

WHAT CAUSES CAUSE? What Is Causality? What is an Explanation? Pondering the nature of the concept of explanation is the first step in thinking. So you...

EINSTEIN’S ERROR: The Multiverse

In 1905, his so-called Wonder Year, Albert Einstein presented a theory of the photoelectric effect. The new idea came in just two lines. However...

Some Basics Of Natural Philosophy

NO MULTIVERSE, NO PLATONISM (Less Air Travel, Too): Some people go around, and brandish the “Multiverse”. Of course, the “Multiverse” exists, in one’s brain. The...

Three Neurons, Free Will

Modern Slaves Are Predictable, Free Worms Are Not: Enough of these sad songs about how plutocracy, stupidity, cowardice and greed rule! Worms are smart, and...

Emotional Thinking Is Superior Thinking

By claiming emotional thinking is superior, I do not mean that “logical” thinking ought to be rejected. I am just saying what I am...

What Is It To Think Correctly?

Some say that correct thinking has to do with avoiding “logical fallacies”. That is, of course, silly. Imagine a pilot in a plane. Suppose she...

Quantum Metaphysics Unavoidable

Quantum everything is unavoidable, because the world is Quantum. When a non-Quantum explanation is advanced it has to be simple enough to be clearly non-Quantum....

In Defense of Metaphysics

Metaphysics Rises From Brainy Ground, Including What Dreams Are Made Of: Nihilism is what happens when Metaphysics is yanked out. And nothing could be further...

Stellar Flybys: New Way To Life’s Extinction

DO STAR NEAR-MISSES MAKE SUPER-JUPITERS FALL? How fragile is life? Very. Many disasters can strike a biosphere. A famous “equation” the Drake equation, is meant to estimate the...

Non-Conservation Of Energy & Multiverse Madness

Before unreason took over physics, one of the major principles was energy conservation. However, this was before. Now Sean Carroll, following other Multiversists (as...