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Zombies Must Be Dualists

What the existence of zombies would do to our philosophy of mind.

Why Scientists Need To Fail Better

The rush for success is driving science into a corner, apart from wider culture.

Why Science Needs Metaphysics

Science can’t tell us whether science explains everything.

An Appetite for Innovation

Harvard’s David Edwards talks to Nautilus about how ideas can change the world.

The Philosopher Who Says We Should Play God

Why ethical objections to interfering with nature are too late.

The Reality of Color Is Perception

An argument for a new definition of color.

Ingenious: Mazviita Chirimuuta

Color is a dance between your brain and the world.

The Real Landscapes of the Great Flood Myths

In Tibet, a geologist learns how folk stories may record actual catastrophes.

Consciousness Began When the Gods Stopped Speaking

How Julian Jaynes’ famous 1970s theory is faring in the neuroscience age.