Professor Markus Gabriel thinks there is more to the world than meets the eye.

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The world would be a far better place if more people applied this simple test to extraordinary beliefs.

Carl Sagan stands beside a lunar lander craft in an orange jacket and beige slacks.
Carl Sagan stands beside a lunar lander craft in an orange jacket and beige slacks.
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Religious and Secular eschatology in the 21st Century

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How a community treats the physical remains of its dead is a window into its foundational beliefs.

László Hegedűs, Public domain, via Wikimedia Commons


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Using philosophy to unpick contemporary disagreements around free speech

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Image courtesy of Gem Jackson


Great writing isn’t just found in the fiction aisle — fall in love with science and mathematics with these books

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Gem Jackson

Writer and educator in law and philosophy. Also wrote a book.

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