David Papineau is Professor of Philosophy of Science at King’s College London. In this episode, David discusses causes and correlations, worrying about branching universes, and the problem with ‘brilliance’…
What’s really at stake in the mind-body debate? Jonathan Birch looks at some of the explanatory differences in approaches to the metaphysics of consciousness.
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Do we need to prove that we’re not living in a computer simulation? Jonathan Birch looks at G. E. Moore’s famous argument against scepticism.