Materialists make a common assumption: that they know what matter is.
I’m trying to count the number of ways that reading Google futurologist as he gushes about the “singularity” makes me feel sick to my stomach.
Darwinism is replete with salesmanship, some of it thoroughly deceptive.
The assertion of materialism, which is the foundation of Darwinian theory, runs headlong into what we know about our own inner lives.
How rich is the spike timing code in a performance of Chopin’s Fantaisie-Impromptu?
Many Artificial Intelligence researchers wrongly believe that intelligence arises from the application of algorithms.
And in large part it isn’t even about science.
Language is the tool by which we think abstractly. It is sui generis. It is a gift, a window into the human soul.
Using our brain to try to figure out how our brain works is a mystery.
I think that Noam Chomsky is fundamentally right, and I am skeptical of Daniel Everett’s claim.