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Induction invalidated Akademia with Adam

Seeing is believing - a common phrase that seems to be based on a common principle. If we observe something often enough can we not...

Stoics of the Painted Porch Akademia with Adam

In today’s parlance, a “stoic” is an individual who displays little emotion; we might also call such a person “cold” or “robotic”. But the...

The Ship of Theseus Problem Akademia with Adam

Imagine a large wooden ship. The type you would see in a movie complete with rowing chain gangs, a carven figurehead, and a huge sail....

Fast philosophy: An intro to free will

Everyone makes mistakes. Sometimes we fail to hand in assignments, mess up on a first date, or choose to major in electrical engineering. It’s...