Many students find themselves compelled to learn more about the social sciences because of their broad, interdisciplinary nature.
I was first told of this experiment* by a former work colleague, and later discovered this illustration of it. It's both illuminating and disturbing. There is a clunky word that describes this phenomenon: filiopietism, or the reverence of forebears o...
is a translated as "Remember your mortality", "Remember you must die" or "Remember you will die". It refers to a of artworks that vary widely but which all share the same purpose: to remind people of their mortality, an artistic theme dating back t...
When it comes to explaining philosophy, sometimes less is more — and we think this arresting collection of minimalist posters encompasses that idea perfectly.
Read the last line. The artist based this comic on this answer on Quora: James Earl Adams III's answer to If we all end up dying, what's the purpose of living? How awesome is that?
lol is unthinkable
Tricks you can do with your eyes? I'll have more on that in a moment. First, let's look at what you can tell by watching a persons eyes.
Philosophy goes where hard science can't, or won't. Philosophers have a license to speculate about everything from metaphysics to morality, and this means they can shed light on some of the basic questions of existence.