Big Questions involving philosophy, science, spirituality and religion
Why do heights frighten us even when we know we’re safe?
Bringing your reasoned commitments in line with your passions
The strange pleasures of sitcoms, porn, and horror movies
Do dogs daydream? Do monkeys have sex fantasies?
Are video games morally corrosive?
The fine line between pretense and reality
Epistemic justification: what it is and why you should care
Reliabilism: a very plausible theory with very serious problems
Descartes’s evil demon comes out of retirement
Clayton’s solution to the New Evil Demon Problem
What would a brain in a vat be justified in believing?
Is the justification of your beliefs fixed by your mental states?
What does each passing second have in common with the next?
Extracting time from snapshots of the universe
Would you notice if the whole world suddenly doubled in size?
Puzzles in our experience of the past and the future
Time as a “well-founded illusion”
A clue from geology about the nature of time